Abraham Clay Hunsaker

30 November 1908–4 December 1929 (Age 21)
Elwood, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life of Abraham Clay

When Abraham Clay Hunsaker was born on 30 November 1908, in Elwood, Box Elder, Utah, United States, his father, Martin Leroy Hunsaker, was 32 and his mother, Kalla Lilly Frisbey, was 21. He died on 4 December 1929, in Elwood, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 21, and was buried in Elwood, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Martin Leroy Hunsaker
Kalla Lilly Frisbey
Lilly Maurine Green
Martin Leroy Hunsaker Jr.
Abraham Clay Hunsaker
Iris Hunsaker
Mae Hunsaker
Alice Hunsaker
J. A. Hunsaker
Moyle Vao Hunsaker

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1909 · Rainbow Bridge is Discovered

Age 1

Until 1909, this natural wonder was not known to the outside world. Two separate exploration parties – one headed by University of Utah Dean Byron Cummings, and another by government surveyor, W.B. Douglass – began searching for the legendary span. Eventually, they combined efforts. Paiute guides Nasja Begay and Jim Mike led an exploration party in the south east corner of Utah, along with trader and explorer John Wetherill. Coming down what is now Bridge Canyon, the party saw Rainbow Bridge for the first time. The next year, President Taft proclaimed the newly found structure a National Monument. Theodore Roosevelt and Zane Grey were among the first visitors to see the Monument. The trail they took is no longer passable for horses but is now a trailhead for hikers that want to visit the bridge. Rainbow Bridge receives thousands of visitors each year but, the National Park Service asks visitors to be respectful of its significance to the people who have long held Rainbow Bridge sacred.
1915 · Dinosaur National Monument

Age 7

Dinosaur National Monument is a park that contains over 800 paleontological sites and fossils. It was declared a National Monument on October 4, 1915.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Swiss German Hunziker .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Abrahm K Hunsaker in household of Mortin L Hunsaker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Abraham C Hunsaker in household of Martin Hunsaker, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Abraham Clay Hunsaker, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"

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