Nephi Lunt

23 May 1854–9 September 1926 (Age 72)
Willenhall, Staffordshire, England

The Life Summary of Nephi

When Nephi Lunt was born on 23 May 1854, in Willenhall, Staffordshire, England, his father, Edward Lunt, was 38 and his mother, Harriet Wood, was 31. He immigrated to New York County, New York, United States in 1856 and lived in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 9 September 1926, in Greenville, Beaver, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Greenville, Beaver, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Lunt
1815–1909
Harriet Wood
1822–1900
Alfred Lunt
1845–1922
Ann Maria Lunt
1847–1849
Elizabeth Lunt
1848–1939
Shedrick Lunt
1850–1933
Nephi Lunt
1854–1926
Moroni Lunt
1856–1856
Sarah Ann Lunt
1858–1921
James Edward Lunt
1860–1944

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World Events (8)

1863
Age 9
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 9
The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 21
In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English (northern): topographic name for someone who lived by a grove, from Old Norse lundr (see Lund ).

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

Possible Related Names

Lund

Sources (14)

  • Nephi Lunt in household of Edwd Lunt, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Nephi Lunt, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
  • Nephi Lunt in household of Harriet Lunt, "United States Census, 1870"

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