Edwin Leslie Dunstan

15 September 1915–21 July 1927 (Age 11)
Payson, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Edwin Leslie

When Edwin Leslie Dunstan was born on 15 September 1915, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Bennet Dunstan, was 29 and his mother, Lula Wilson, was 27. He died on 21 July 1927, in his hometown, at the age of 11.

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Bennet Dunstan
Lula Wilson
Bennet Wilson Dunstan
Edwin Leslie Dunstan

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 4

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

Derived from a locality, signifying a stone hill or strong fortress

Sources (3)

  • Edwin Dunston in household of Bennett Dunston, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Edwin Leslie Dunston, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Edwin Leslie Dunstan -

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