Person:Perry A. Gunn (1)

m. 30 Sep 1827
  1. Solomon Salisbury Gunn1829 - 1897
  2. Mary Ann Gunn1830 - 1862
  3. Chauncey T. Gunn1831 - 1888
  4. Comfort Orin Gunn1833 - 1907
  5. Robert Gunn1835 - 1911
  6. Perry A. Gunn1837 - 1890
  7. Samantha Gunn1840 -
  8. Olive Rhoda Gunn1843 - 1892
  9. Sarah Jane Gunn1844 - 1928
  10. Caroline I. Gunn1845 - 1921
  11. Christopher Conrad Gunn1848 - 1922
  12. Hector Willoughby Gunn1850 - 1909
  13. Norman A Gunn1851 - 1907
  14. Arminta Gunn1854 - 1928
m. 5 June 1864
  1. Flora Marie Gunn1865 - 1866
  2. Fanny Marie Gunn1867 - 1937
  3. Allister Gunn1871 - 1958
  4. Grace Alameda Gunn1879 - 1968
Facts and Events
Name Perry A. Gunn
Gender Male
Birth? 5 June 1837 Wayne (township), Ashtabula, Ohio, United States
Marriage 5 June 1864 Galesburg, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United Statesto Charlotte Elizabeth Harris
Death? 21 July 1890 Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United States
Burial? 22 Jul 1890 Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan, United StatesWoodlawn Cemetery

He served in the military, enlisting on January 1, 1862 in Ripon, Fon du Lac Co, Wisconsin. Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865. He was a Corporal in the 18th Wisconsin Infantry, Company H, was wounded at the Battle of Pittsburg Landing (Shiloh) in April 1862, and was discharged on Aug 20, 1862, with a disability. He was living with his uncle, William Orrin Gunn, at the time of his enlistment. After his discharge, he moved to Michigan.

Died of Brights Disease of the kidneys.

Charlotte Elizabeth Harris died of breast cancer. Born 22 Jan 1844 in England; died 25 Nov 1910. Perry and Charlotte are buried in Woodlawn cemetery in Vermontville.

1860 Census:
Name: Perry Gunn
Age in 1860: 23
Birth Year: abt 1837, Birthplace: Ohio
Home in 1860: Ripon Ward 1, Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin
Household Members:
W O Gunn 44 = William Orrin Gunn, Perry's uncle
Hannah Gunn 40
Almina Gunn 18
Emeline Gunn 16
Seymour Gunn 14
Amelia Gunn 11
Sila Gunn 9
Alice Gunn 3
Perry Gunn 23

1870 Census:
Name: Lery Gunn [Perry Gunn]
Birth Year: abt 1838
Age in 1870: 32
Birthplace: Ohio
Home in 1870: Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan
Household Members:
Lery Gunn 32
Charlotte Gunn 26
Fannie Gunn 3
William Hicks 8 = stepson

1880 Census:
Name: Perry Gunn
Home in 1880: Vermontville, Eaton, Michigan
Age: 43
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1837
Birthplace: Ohio
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Charlotte E Gunn
Father's birthplace: New York
Mother's birthplace: New York
Occupation: Painter
Household Members:
Perry Gunn 43
Fanny M Gunn 13
Charlotte E Gunn 36
Allester Gunn 8
Grace A Gunn 9m
William S Hicks 18 = stepson, Charlotte's son from 1st husband

American Civil War Soldiers:
Name: Perry Gunn
Residence: Ripon, Wisconsin
Enlistment Date: 1 Jan 1862
Side Served: Union
State Served: Wisconsin
Service Record: Enlisted as a Corporal on 1 January 1862.
Enlisted in Company H, 18th Infantry Regiment Wisconsin on 1 Jan 1862.
Received a disability discharge from Company H, 18th Infantry Regiment Wisconsin on 20 Aug 1862.

U.S Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles:
Name: Perry A Gunn
Residence: Ripon, Wisconsin
Enlistment Date: 1 Jan 1862
Rank at enlistment: Corporal
State Served: Wisconsin
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in Company H, Wisconsin 18th Infantry Regiment on 01 Jan 1862.
Mustered out on 20 Aug 1862.
Sources: Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion

References
  1.   Registered for Civil War service in Galena, Floyd Co., IN on 3 Jul 1863, age 26, farmer, unmarried, b Ohio, formerly in Wisconsin Cavalry