Susan Lauretta Cunnington

9 September 1902–2 October 1956 (Age 54)
Park City, Summit, Utah, United States

The Life of Susan Lauretta

When Susan Lauretta Cunnington was born on 9 September 1902, in Park City, Summit, Utah, United States, her father, William Henry Cunnington, was 39 and her mother, Drucilla Elizabeth Evans, was 29. She married Sidney DeForest Jenkins on 8 November 1922, in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 5, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 2 October 1956, in Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sidney DeForest Jenkins
1887–1964
Susan Lauretta Cunnington
1902–1956
Marriage: 8 November 1922
Chatwood Dee Jenkins
1923–2007
Betty Jean Jenkins
1926–1978

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 November 1922
Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1908 · The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot

Age 6

Being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot dates to the more prosperous era in the history of American railroad travel. Originally called the Union Station, it was jointly constructed by the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroads and the Oregon Short Line. The platforms behind the station ran north-to-south, parallel to the first main line built in the Salt Lake Valley. When Amtrak was formed in 1971, it took over the passenger services at the station, but all trains were moved to the Rio Grande station after it joined Amtrak. In January 2006, The Depot was opened as a shopping center that housed shops, restaurants and music venues.
1917

Age 15

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places in Cambridgeshire (one formerly in Huntingdonshire) called Conington, from Old Norse kunung ‘king’, ‘chieftain’ (probably replacing earlier Old English cyning) + Old English tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Loretta Cumungton Jenkins in household of Sidney De Forest Jenkins, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Loretta Cunnington Jenkins in household of Sidney Jenkins, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Lauretta Cummington in household of Howard H Coleman, "United States Census, 1920"

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