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Sylvester Dunn

Male 1728 - 1799  (71 years)


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  • Name Sylvester Dunn 
    Born 1728  Craven County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1799  Dog Island, near Bishopville, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I597733  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2015 

    Father Roger Dunn,   b. 1685, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Agnes O'hara,   b. Abt 1690, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Abt 1725  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F597832  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Janet Montgomery,   b. Abt 1730, Craven County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1808, Sumter County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married Abt 1762  Salem County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Dunn,   b. 1763, Camden District, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1813, York District, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     2. Roger Dunn,   b. 1768, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1822, Amite County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     3. Agnes Church Dunn,   b. Abt 1769,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Henry Dunn,   b. 1 Nov 1770, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1854, Amite County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     5. Sylvester Dunn,   b. 3 Oct 1775, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1852, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     6. Dana Dunn,   b. Abt 1780,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F596918  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • See Historic Camden Colonial & Revolutionary by T.J. Kirkland and R.M.
      Kennedy, p.107.

      Historical Southern Families, Vol XII, p.235, by John Bennett Boddie.

      Early History of Bishopville and Vicinity, Joseph F. Stuckey, p. 238
      (part of "Five Hundred First Families of America" by Alexander DuBin. The
      Historical Publication Society, New York; Sixth Edition, 1978-1979.

      Frances Bailey Reynaud, DAR # 342025 joined on the basis of descent from
      Sylvester Dunn.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3255] Will dated 10 September, 1799 and probated 12 December, 1800.