Sarah Eliza Dunn Rhem, 1820-1861
Lenoir County, North Carolina

From the Walter Dunn Family Bible: Sarah Eliza was born 3 Jul 1820 to Walter and Cynthia Dunn and died 1 Jan 1861. She married William Becton Rhem on 19 Dec 1837. Two of their children are buried in Dunn Cemetery that sits in a field next to the home. Tombstone Photos

NC Archives Lenoir County Deed Book Abstracts by Martha Mewborn Marble - Selected deeds from the existing Lenoir County Deed Books found at the Courthouse in Kinston. They include all re-registered deeds, deeds that refer back to earlier deeds and deeds that imply inheritance.

5 Jan 1854 Bk 7 p 213 Indenture - William W. Dunn to John Tull - $3,000 for 293 acres tract NS Neuse and known as Lot # 2 in the division of the lands of Walter Dunn, Sr., dec, adj Lot # 1, Flat Branch, up the river. Wit: Stephen White, W. B. Rhem. Enrolled 8 June 1854, Stephen White, ROD. Re-enrolled 9 Oct 1885, Geo. L, Hodges, ROD