Joseph Craig Dunkley

15 July 1903–30 May 2003 (Age 99)
American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Joseph Craig

When Joseph Craig Dunkley was born on 15 July 1903, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Joseph Leonard Dunkley, was 29 and his mother, Laura King, was 27. He married Florence H Bork on 23 December 1933, in Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Bingham, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920 and Bell, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. He died on 30 May 2003, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Craig Dunkley
1903–2003
Florence H Bork
1897–1988
Marriage: 23 December 1933
James Henry DeWald
1921–1999

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1933
Santa Ana, Orange, California, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1904

Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1911 · People's State Bank of American Fork

Age 8

The People’s State Bank of American Fork was built in 1911. The Bank of American Fork operated out of the two story, classical revival building until the Great Depression, when the Consolidated Holding Company took over. The building still stands and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1993. 
1929

Age 26

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: of uncertain derivation, possibly a habitational name from Dinckley in Lancashire, recorded in 1246 as Dunkythele and Dinkedelay, and probably named with an old British name, composed of elements meaning ‘fort’ + ‘wood’, with the addition of Old English lēah ‘woodland clearing’. In the British Isles the surname is now most common in Northamptonshire.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph C Dunkley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • J Craig Dunkley in household of Jos L Dunkley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • J Craig Dunkley in household of Joseph L Dunkley, "United States Census, 1920"

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