Dunn Co, North Dakota was named for John Piatt Dunn.

Dunn Created by the 1883 territorial legislature and named for John Piatt Dunn
of Bismarck (1839-1917), an 1872 arrival who opened the first drug store
in North Dakota and was a civic and commercial leader during the city's
early years. Government organized: February 10, 1908 County Seat:
Manning, 1908-present.

source:  http://discovernd.com/government/countyhist.html

submitted by Laverne Ingram Piatt

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