Frederick William Hurst Jr

23 February 1860–28 January 1933 (Age 72)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Frederick William

When Frederick William Hurst Jr was born on 23 February 1860, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Frederick William Hurst, was 26 and his mother, Aurelia Hawkins, was 23. He married Alvira Deseret Lindsay on 14 October 1885, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1914. His occupation is listed as cabinet maker in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. He died on 28 January 1933, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Frederick William Hurst Jr
Alvira Deseret Lindsay
Marriage: 14 October 1885
William Merrell Hurst
Sarah Lillian Hurst
Leona Hurst
Inez Hurst
Clyde Hurst
Maya Hurst
Frederick Loran Hurst
Clawson Hurst
Laverda Hurst

Spouse and Children

14 October 1885
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 3

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.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 21

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived on a wooded hill, Old English hyrst, or habitational name from one of the various places named with this word, for example Hurst in Berkshire, Kent, Somerset, and Warwickshire, or Hirst in Northumberland and West Yorkshire.2 Irish: re-Anglicized form of de Horsaigh, Gaelicized form of the English habitational name Horsey , established in Ireland since the 13th century.3 German: topographic name from Middle High German hurst ‘woodland’, ‘thicket’.

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

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Story Highlight

Alvira Deseret Lindsay: Life Sketch

Alvira Deseret Lindsay (1868-1947) By FHS Editor Published 12/13/2002 Hurst Family available at …

Sources (3)

  • Fredrick W Hurst, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Frederick W Hurst in household of Crayton Hawkins, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Fredrick Hurst in household of Fredrick Hurst, "United States Census, 1870"

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