When John Harold Dunn was born on 21 May 1908, in Monticello, Jones, Iowa, United States, his father, Joseph Frances Dunn, was 43 and his mother, Mary Ellen Frances Judge, was 40. He had at least 1 daughter with Helen Timmer. He lived in Richland Township, Jones, Iowa, United States in 1920 and Cascade, Dubuque, Iowa, United States in 1935. He died on 30 November 1987, in American Falls, Power, Idaho, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Monticello, Jones, Iowa, United States.
Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duinn, Ó Doinn ‘descendant of Donn’, a byname meaning ‘brown-haired’ or ‘chieftain’. Compare Dunne . This name has sometimes been Anglicized as Brown .
English: nickname for a dark complexioned or swarthy man, from Middle English dun ‘dun, dark’ (Old English dunn ‘dull brown’).
Scottish: habitational name from Dun in Angus, named with Gaelic dùn ‘fort’. Compare Dun .