Frederick Leroy Dunning
ANN MARIA FESSENDEN,8 born, in Kent, 5 March 1843; died, in Kent, 16 March 1868. She was married in Kent, 18 Jan. 1858, to Frederick Leroy Dunning, of Brimfield, Ohio, who was born in Brimfield, 23 May 1833. He was killed instantly, in Kent, by the cars, 8 March 1889. In 1842, he came to Kent with his parents, and after his fourteenth year was associated in business with his father who was a manufacturer of plows in Kent. He served three years in the Union Army in the Civil War, entering as Corporal, and finally holding the office of Captain. He enlisted at Franklin Mills, Ohio (now Kent), 2 Aug. 1862 and was discharged, 12 June 1865, at Camp Harker, Tenn. He served in Co. F, 45th Ohio Vol. Infantry. Children:
ELLA MARIE DUNNING,9 b., in Rootstown, 16 Oct. 1860; married in Kent, Ohio,
20 March 1878, Arthur Stanley Olin, who was born in Streetsboro, Ohio, 12
Aug. 1846, the son of Alonzo and Elmira B. (Squiers) Olin of Streetsboro.
Arthur Stanley and Ella Marie (Dunning) Olin resided on their farm two miles
southeast of Kent, until 25 Feb. 1897, when, his health failing, they moved
to Kent, Ohio, where they now (1901) reside. They have five children:
EDNA M. OLIN,10 b. in Shalerville, 7 Dec. 1879; adopted 18 Nov. 1881, by
Arthur and Ella Olin.
ETHEL MARIE OLINE,10 b. 12 Dec. 1882.
MELTA ELMIRA OLIN,10 b. 23 Jan. 1885
MABEL ANN OLIN,10 b. 21 Aug. 1887; d. 10 March 1889.
NINA DUNNING OLIN,10 b. 29 Aug 1889
CORA LOVINA DUNNING,9 b. in Kent, Ohio, 25 Feb. 1868; at the death of her
mother she was adopted, in April 1868, by Mr. and Mrs. E. Allen of Kent. She
died, in Kent, 29 Jan. 1878.
Pg. 430 (Converse, Charles Allen, Genealogy of the Converse Family and Allied Families, 1905)