Julia Antoinette Dunn

15 February 1898–September 1987 (Age 89)
King and Queen, Virginia, United States

The Life of Julia Antoinette

When Julia Antoinette Dunn was born on 15 February 1898, in King and Queen, Virginia, United States, her father, Walter Louis Dunn, was 37 and her mother, Julia Walker Cauthorn, was 27. She married William G Russell on 23 January 1924, in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Richmond, Virginia, United States in 1935 and Brookland Magisterial District, Henrico, Virginia, United States in 1940. She died in September 1987, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States, at the age of 89.

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William G Russell
Julia Antoinette Dunn
Marriage: 23 January 1924
William Gregory Russell

Spouse and Children

23 January 1924
Norfolk, Virginia, United States


    William Gregory Russell


Parents and Siblings

    Walter Louis Dunn


    Julia Walker Cauthorn




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1913 · Women's Suffrage Demonstration

Age 15

A demonstration for women's suffrage takes place on March 3, 1913. This is the first suffrage parade in Washington D.C. One of the notable women in attendance is Ida B. Wells.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Julia D Ragland in household of Ernest C Ragland, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Julia Ragland in household of Ernest C Ragland, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Julia A Russell in household of William T Russell, "United States Census, 1930"

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