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Dr. George W. Dunn



Dr. George W. Dunn
29 Jun 1841 - 10 Dec 1918

Dr. Dunn and his wife, Julia Saint Dunn, were living in Palacios when the 1910 census was enumerated. His occupation was recorded as General Practice Physician.


Well Known Chiropractor Succumbed to Pneumonia at his Residence in This City

After a brief illness of pneumonia death came to Dr. George W. Dunn, well known chiropractor, at his home, 205 N. Madison avenue, Tuesday morning at 6 o'clock.

Dr. Dunn was born in England 78 years ago and came to this country just before he was 21 years old. He resided in Ohio until fifteen years ago when he came to Peoria with his family. He was a chiropractor and had offices in the Lehmann building.

The deceased was an active member of the First M.E. church of this city. He leaves to mourn his great loss his widow, Mrs. Julia S. Dunn, and three sons, one a captain in the United States army and now is stationed in New Jersey, another who is living in Chicago, and the other in San Francisco, Cal., and two daughters.

Peoria, IL Peoria Star, Dec. 11, 1918

[Burial Springdale Cemetery and Mausoleum, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA]                Photo of Julia Dunn courtesy of Tim Baldy

Marker photos courtesy of Leslie W. Saint


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