Jesie Charles Dunn

about 1844–
Decatur, Georgia, United States

The Life of Jesie Charles

Jesie Charles Dunn was born about 1844, in Decatur, Georgia, United States. He married Caroline Trinity Cloud on 23 November 1865, in Decatur, Georgia, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Jesie Charles Dunn
1844–
Caroline Trinity Cloud
1849–1921
Marriage: 23 November 1865

Spouse and Children

    Male1844–Male

    Caroline Trinity Cloud

    Female1849–1921Female

MARRIAGE
23 November 1865
Decatur, Georgia, United States

World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861

Age 17

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 31

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duinn, Ó Doinn ‘descendant of Donn’, a byname meaning ‘brownhaired’ or ‘chieftain’.2 English: nickname for a man with dark hair or a swarthy complexion, from Middle English dunn ‘dark-colored’.3 Scottish: habitational name from Dun in Angus, named with Gaelic dùn ‘fort’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Charles J. Dunn, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950"
  • Charles J. Dunn, "Georgia Marriages, 1808-1967"
  • Charles J. Dunn, "Georgia, Marriages, 1808-1967"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.