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John Thomas Dunn
Birth: Jun. 4, 1838
Death: Feb. 22, 1907

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) 
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Essex County
New Jersey, USA
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Record added: Nov 19, 2002
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