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John Thomas Dunn
Birth: Jun. 4, 1838
County Tipperary, Ireland
Death: Feb. 22, 1907
Elizabeth
Union County
New Jersey, USA

U.S. Congressman. Born in Tipperary, Ireland, he immigrated to America with his father, settled in New Jersey in 1845 and was engaged in private businesses by 1862. He was a member of the board of aldermen of Elizabeth, New Jersey in 1878, a member of the New Jersey State House of Assembly, (1879-82), studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1882 and commenced practice law in Elizabeth. In 1893, he was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-third Congress, serving until 1895. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed the practice of law until his death at age 68 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Mount Olivet Cemetery
Newark
Essex County
New Jersey, USA
 
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Record added: Nov 19, 2002
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