John Dunn and Catherine Elliott | James O'Brien

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100 Yds. In 9.5s. By Treloar

23 February 1948, The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954), page 12

…While my family descend from a different line, (John Dunn, the bush ranger was my grandfathers Uncle), I cannot help but note that sprinting is also a characteristic in my family. My fathers cousin held the Australian 100 meter record http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/26449845?searchTerm=%22Brian%20Dunn%22%20AND%20%28sprint%29 A picture http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/17968931?searchTerm=%22Brian%20Dunn%22%20AND%20(sprint)%E2%80%8F…

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RECORD-BREAKING SPRINT AT BRISBANE

30 January 1946, The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), page 8

…While my family descend from a different line, (John Dunn, the bush ranger was my grandfathers Uncle), I cannot help but note that sprinting is also a characteristic in my family. My fathers cousin held the Australian 100 meter record http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/26449845?searchTerm=%22Brian%20Dunn%22%20AND%20%28sprint%29 A picture http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/17968931?searchTerm=%22Brian%20Dunn%22%20AND%20(sprint)%E2%80%8F and James Dunn, my great grandfather, married Bridget O’Brien. While there is no relationship from descendants in Australia, Michael Dunn, my great great grandfather came from smithfiled…