John Quincy Dunn, 1822-1860
Lenoir County, North Carolina

From the Walter Dunn Family Bible: John Quincy Dunn was born 22 Jun 1822 to Walter and Cynthia Dunn and died 11 Sep 1860, age 38 years, 2 months and 19 days. John Patrick Dunn's bible states John Quincy married Eveline Isabell Dunn 2 Jun 1840, the daughter of John Patrick and Theresa Hodges Dunn - John Patrick Dunn Bible - Uncle and Father-in-Law

Their children were: Eusebius John Dunn, m. Georgia Humphrey and Rebecca Isabella Dunn who died young.
Eusabia Rebecca, daughter of Eusebius and Georgia Hymphrey Dunn m. John T. Midyette.
Evelyn Isabel Dunn widow of John Q., later married a Myers, no issue
Georgia Humphrey Dunn, widow of Eusebius Dunn, later m. Thomas J. Meacham
North Carolina Wills by Alexander Martin

15 Sep 1842 - Walter Dunn appointed Agent for John Q. Dunn
Know all men by these presents that I John Q. Dunn of the county of Lenoir and state of N. Carolina have made nominated and appointed and by these presents do make nominate and appoint Walter Dunn of the county of Lenoir and state of N Carolina my true and lawful agent and attorney in fact for me and in my name and for my use and benefit to ask demand sue for recover and receive of and find any and all persons indebted to me in any manner or form whatever all such sum or sums of money or specified articles as or are in anywise due or may hereafter become due and any contact or agreement heretofore made and to have use and take all lawful ways and means in my name or otherwise for the recovery thereof either by sueing and preventing any and all manner of legal process or by compounding arbitrating all ordering to his best discretion and all proper and necessary acquittences or other sufficients released and discharged as well the settlement of all my honest debts or the collections for me and in my name to make seal and deliver and to do all lawful acts and things whatsoever concerning the premisis as fully and effectually in every respect as I myself might or could do and I personally present. In testimony whereof I the said John Q. Dunn do hereunto set my hand and seal this 15th Sept. A.D. 1842. Witness W. C. Loftin - Images - Lenoir County Record Book 1738-1866

24 Jan 1851 - North Carolina Lenoir County
Indenture made between John Q. Dunn and William B. Rhem, both of Lenoir County, $4,000 for 500 acres in Lenoir lying on the north side of Neuse River and south side of Briery Branch adjacent to corner of a patent granted to Simon Bright and a pond Lovick's corner. Witnesses: J. H. Wooten and R. J. Herring. Images - NC Archives Mfp 18

1850 Lenoir County, NC Census
John Q. Dunn, 27
In the home of his father, Walter Dunn Jr.

1860 Lenoir County, NC Census
John Q. Dunn, 38
In the home of his brother, William Walter Dunn

John Quincy is buried in Dunn Cemetery - Tombstone Photos