Descendants of Luther Gunn

Generation No. 1

1. LUTHER1 GUNN was born July 18, 1814 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, and died Aft. 1880. He married EMERENCY COLLINS 1840 in Putnam Co IL.

Notes for LUTHER GUNN:

From the Record of Olden Times by Spencer Ellsworth, 1880
Biographical record - Granville Twp, Page 663
Luther D. Gunn

Mr. Gunn was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, on July 18, 1814, and came to Putnam county in June 1836. He is a carpenter by trade, and the first year worked in Hennepin, after which he went into the country, and located at Granville in 1839. In 1840 he married Miss E. Collins, one of the early settlers of the county, whose recollections of the deprivations and discomforts of the pioneers are full of interest. Her native town was Granville, New York. They have eleven children living and three deceased - Joel C., Amos D., Fannie, Lucy, Eva C., Sarah, Mary A., Ellen L., Henry D., and Clara C.

More About LUTHER GUNN:
Occupation: 1850, Farmer
Residence: 1850, Putnam Co. IL

Occupation: 1880, Farmer
Residence: 1880, Granville Twp., Putnam Co. IL

Children of LUTHER GUNN and EMERENCY COLLINS are:

i. CLARA C.2 GUNN.

ii. ELLEN L. GUNN.

iii. EVA C. GUNN.

iv. SARAH GUNN, m. LYMANN PARMLEE, February 01, 1877, Granville, Putnam Co. IL.

Marriage Notes for SARAH GUNN and LYMANN PARMLEE:

From the Henry Republican
February 8, 1877
At Granville, Feb. 1, at the residence of the bride's father, Luther Gunn, Lyman Parmlee of Hennepin to Miss Sadie Gunn of Granville.

v. JOEL C. GUNN, b. Abt. 1841.

2. vi. AMOS D. GUNN, b. Abt. 1843, Putnam Co IL.

vii. FANNIE E. GUNN, b. Abt. 1845.

viii. LUCY C. GUNN, b. Abt. 1848.

ix. MARY A. GUNN, b. Abt. 1850.

x. HENRY C. GUNN, b. Abt. 1862, Illinois.

xi. NELLIE L. GUNN, b. Abt. 1865, Illinois.


Generation No. 2

2. AMOS D.2 GUNN (LUTHER1) was born Abt. 1843 in Putnam Co IL. He married PERSISE GRAVES February 04, 1868 in Eden, Illinois, daughter of THOMAS B. GRAVES.

More About AMOS D. GUNN:
Residence: 1850, Putnam Co. IL
Occupation: 1880, Farmer

Residence: 1880, Rich, Anderson Co. Kansas

Marriage Notes for AMOS GUNN and PERSISE GRAVES:

From the Henry Republican
February 20, 1868

Married at Eden, February 4th, by Rev. Mr. Warren, Amos D. Gunn of Granville and Miss Persise, daughter of Thomas B. Graves.

Children of AMOS GUNN and PERSISE GRAVES are:

i. NETTIE3 GUNN, b. Abt. 1870, Iowa.

ii. STELLA E. GUNN, b. Abt. 1871, Iowa.

iii. CARRIE E. GUNN, b. Abt. 1872, Iowa.

iv. MARY P. GUNN, b. Abt. 1875, Iowa.

v. LUTHER C. GUNN, b. Abt. 1878, Iowa.

vi. FRANK T. GUNN, b. Abt. 1879, Kansas.


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