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Patrick Dunn Patrick Dunn
Full Name: Patrick Francis Dunn
Date of birth: October 10, 1858
Date of death: March 25, 1937

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 76 Jan 12, 1915 - Jan 9, 1917 34th (1)   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces   Duval, Jim Wells, Nueces
H 76 Jan 14, 1913 - Jan 12, 1915 33rd   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces   Duval, Jim Wells, Nueces
H 94 Jan 10, 1911 - Jan 14, 1913 32nd   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces   Aransas, Duval, Nueces, San Patricio
(1) Occupation and religious affiliation, 34th Legislature. "Occupations of Members of Legislative House," 3/14/1915, p. 4. Galveston Daily News.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Biographical Sketches
  • Photo, biographical sketch, and history of the Dunn Ranch, Padre Island National Seashore. National Park Service.
  • Other Resources
  • "'You're A Hard Looker,' Padre Island Duke's Greeting to Garner When They Met in 1902, but They Formed Friendship of a Lifetime," 6/4/1939, p. 4. Abilene Reporter-News.
  • "Dunn Disliked Roping on his Island Ranch," second of three columns on the life of Pat Dunn, the Duke of Padre Island, by Murphy Givens, 10/5/2005. Corpus Christi Caller-Times.
  • "Padre Island was a Unique Cattle Ranch," first of three columns on the life of Pat Dunn, the Duke of Padre Island, by Murphy Givens, 9/28/2005. Corpus Christi Caller-Times.
  • "Padre's Seaside Roundup Unique," 8/29/1965, p. 8C. Corpus Christi Caller-Times.
  • "The 'Duke' Regretted Selling Padre Island," third of three columns on the life of Pat Dunn, the Duke of Padre Island, by Murphy Givens, 10/12/2005. Corpus Christi Caller-Times.
  • Patrick Frances Dunn, birth date 10/10/1858, death date 3/25/1937, portrait, interment in Rose Hill Memorial Park Cemetery, Corpus Christi, Nueces County. Find a Grave.
  • Mentioned in article on Pat Dunn County. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • "Pat Dunn, 79, Succumbs," 3/28/1937, p. 5. Laredo Times.
  • Mentioned in "History of Human Activity on Padre Island." National Park Service.
  • Historic marker text for the Pat Dunn Ranch. Patrick Francis Dunn. Texas Historic Sites Atlas (Texas Historical Commission).
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Patrick Dunn, 32nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Patrick Dunn, 33rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Patrick Dunn, 34th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 32nd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 33rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • 34th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, west wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
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