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James D Dunlap
Original name: James D. Dunlap
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Birth: Oct. 20, 1843
Arkansas, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1857
Mountain Meadows
Washington County
Utah, USA

James D. Dunlap was the only son of Jesse Dunlap, Jr. and Mary M. Wharton, born 20 October 1842 in Arkansas. He, along with his parents, and of 6 of his 9 siblings, were killed on 11 September 1857 in the Mountain Meadows Massacre. He was 14 years old when he died. (bio by: Mountain Meadows Association) 
 
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 Parents:
  Jesse Dunlap (1818 - 1857)
  Mary Wharton Dunlap (1818 - 1857)
 
 Siblings:
  Ellender Dunlap (1839 - 1857)*
  Nancy M. Dunlap (1840 - 1857)*
  James D Dunlap (1843 - 1857)
  Lucinda Dunlap (1845 - 1857)*
  Susannah Dunlap (1845 - 1857)*
  Margarette Dunlap (1846 - 1857)*
  Mary Ann Dunlap (1848 - 1857)*
  Rebecca Jane Dunlap Evins (1851 - 1914)*
  Louisa Dunlap Linton (1853 - 1926)*
  Sarah E. Dunlap Lynch (1856 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
IN MEMORIAM
IN THE VALLEY BELOW BETWEEN SEPTEMBER 7 AND 11, 1857, A COMPANY OF MORE THAN 120 ARKANSAS EMIGRANTS LED BY CAPT. JOHN T. BAKER AND CAPT. ALEXANDER FANCHER WAS ATTACKED WHILE EN ROUTE TO CALIFORNIA. THIS EVENT IS KNOWN IN HISTORY AS THE MOUNTAIN MEADOWS MASSACRE

JAMES D. DUNLAP, 14

*Please note that the names of the victims of the 1857 Mountain Meadows Massacre that appear here are those who we have personally researched and verified as actual victims. In some cases this list will differ from the names that were inscribed on the 1990 Monument on Dan Sill Hill.

 
Burial:
Mountain Meadows Massacre Memorial
Mountain Meadows
Washington County
Utah, USA
Plot: Mass Grave
 
Maintained by: Mountain Meadows Associa...
Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So...
Record added: Feb 02, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 60516
James D Dunlap
Added by: Mountain Meadows Association
 
James D Dunlap
Added by: Ernest Donnel
 
James D Dunlap
Added by: John Warnke (inactive)
 
 
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May your rest peacefully with Jesus.
- Gina G.
 Added: Apr. 12, 2013
Rest in peace, my beautiful grandfather-in-Christ. I love you very, very much.
- Pinoy Pride
 Added: Apr. 2, 2013

- Gen Story Girl
 Added: Nov. 29, 2012
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