St Isidore Cemetery Bethany, Illinois
1880 Moultrie County census for Dora Township 79/79:
Richard Dunn age 50 born in Ireland, Catherine age 18,
From Bethany Echo, Friday April 9, 1915.
Dalton City: W. P. Dunn died at the St. Mary's hospital at Decatur Monday evening at five o'clock. Death was caused by a complication of diseases that developed from asthma whith which he had suffered for the past ten years. He had been seriously ill at the hospital for seven weeks. Mr. Dunn was active in the management of a large farm near this place where he made his home. He was fifty years of age and was born and reared in Macon County.
Twelve years ago he was married to Ella Nolan. His wife died two years later. He leaves the following brothers and sisters: J. J. Dunn of Dalton City, Mrs. P. F. Nolan of East Las Vegas, New Mexico, Mrs. Thomas McGowan of Decatur, Mrs. John Henneberry of Dalton City, and Mrs. Nellie McCarthy of Haskell, Oklahoma.
Mr. Dunn was a member of the Sacred Heart Church of this place and the Knights of Columbus and the M.W.A. the body was taken to the Moran undertaking parlor and prepared for burial and from there was taken to the home of his sister, Mrs. Thomas McGowan of Decatur and was then brought to Dalton City Wednesday at 11 o'clock and funeral services held at the Sacred Heart Church. The burial was in St. Isidores, Bethany, Illinois.
Members of Dunn Family buried in St. Isidores:
Maggie T. Dunn: wife of John J. died May 8, 1888 age 25
years, 10 months, 4 days.
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