Thell Holland Bunnell

9 May 1908–27 September 1988 (Age 80)
Archer, Madison, Idaho, United States

The Life of Thell Holland

When Thell Holland Bunnell was born on 9 May 1908, in Archer, Madison, Idaho, United States, his father, Frederick Edwin Bunnell, was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Holland, was 31. He married Mary Ann Tuckett on 17 February 1931, in Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 27 September 1988, in Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thell Holland Bunnell
1908–1988
Mary Ann Tuckett
1914–1996
Marriage: 17 February 1931
Mary Ann Bunnell
1932–1994
Thella Bunnell
1934–2016

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 February 1931
Rexburg, Madison, Idaho, United States
children

(2)

    Female1932–1994Female

    Thella Bunnell

    Female1934–2016Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

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.
1915 · Arrowrock Dam built

Age 7

In 1915, this dam was the tallest concrete dam of its kind in the world. From 1935-1937, it was repaired, raising the structure an additional 5 feet.
1929

Age 21

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: in part, a habitational name for someone from Bunwell in Norfolk. The place name is from Old English bune ‘reed’ + wella ‘spring’, ‘stream’. Old forms of the surname suggest a second, non-habitational source.

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

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Story Highlight

Memories

I remember going to their house to visit them when I was young. I remember they had small candies in a little glass container. I remember his flat top crew cut.

Sources (3)

  • Thell Holland Bunnell, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Thell Holland Bunnell, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Thell Holland Bunnell, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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