Jesse Dunk was born 1787 in Battle, Sussex, England, United Kingdom to John Dunk (bef1787-aft1786) and Sarah Blunden (bef1787-aft1786) and died 15 June 1860 in Cawdor, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Charlotte Sellins (1803-1835) 6 June 1818 in Mountfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. He married Sarah Hilder (?-?) 4 March 1858 in South Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

He arrived in New South Wales on 26 October 1839 on the Florist with wife and family.


Offspring of Jesse Dunk and Charlotte Sellins (1803-1835)
Name Birth Death Joined with
John Dunk (1819-?)
William Henry Dunk (1821-1901) 25 February 1821 Mountfield, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom 12 October 1901 Camden, New South Wales, Australia Eliza Barker (c1844-1933)

Jesse Dunk (c1823-1896)
Sarah Dunk (c1825-1877)
Martha Dunk (1826-1902)
Thomas Dunk (c1829-1896) 1829 Sussex, England, United Kingdom 18 April 1896 Cawdor, New South Wales, Australia Maria New (1833-1898)

Elizabeth Dunk (1832-1886) 18 March 1832 Mountfield, Sussex, England 9 November 1886 Leichhardt, New South Wales, Australia John Hilder (1825-1886)

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