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Gunn, Thomas Morris

Thomas Morris Gunn, detail

Thomas Gunn was a Kentuckian, from Shelby County, the son of a Presbyterian elder, and himself with a long future as a clergyman ahead of him. Soon after graduation from Dickinson in 1860, he became a professor of languages at a Methodist college in Clarkesville, Texas. Within a year, though, he was enlisted as a private in the Union army.

Life span: 
03/17/1840 to 06/01/1917
Dickinson Connection: 
Class of 1860


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