Zina Kunz

Brief Life History of Zina

When Zina Kunz was born on 31 March 1900, in Bern, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, her father, Christian Kunz, was 53 and her mother, Caroline Buehler, was 42. She married Lenord Lamoin Hatch on 26 May 1932, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Teton, Idaho, United States in 1935 and Pleasant View Election Precinct, Weber, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 6 July 1995, in Clinton, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Teton, Fremont, Idaho, United States.

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Lenord Lamoin Hatch
Zina Kunz
Marriage: 26 May 1932
Ida Carolyn Hatch
Aaron Lenord Hatch
Aaron Lenord Hatch

Sources (60)

  • Zina Fuit, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Zina Kunz, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
  • Zina K Cox, "United States Social Security Death Index"

World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

1902 · Old Main (Utah State University)

The first building on the Utah State University Campus was named Old Main and is the oldest functioning academic building in Utah. It was built after the current site was approved unanimously by the Board of Trustees for the new college. Construction started in 1889 and the entire building was completed in 1902. During the Spanish Flu Epidemic in 1919, the building was used as a makeshift hospital to take care the effected residents in the surrounding area. Old Main was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1972. 


Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Hans, Otto, Alois, Erwin, Kurt, Wolfgang, Fritz, Gerhard, Heinz, Rainer, Arno, Dieter.

German (also Künz): from a pet form of the personal name Konrad . The expression Hinz und Kunz is a German equivalent of ‘every Tom, Dick, and Harry’. This form of the surname is also found in Czechia, Poland, and France (Alsace and Lorraine). Compare Coonce , Coons , Coontz , Counts , Koons , Koonts , Koontz , Koonz , Kountz , Kuhns , Kunce , Kuns , and Kuntz .

Germanized or Americanized form of Slovenian, Czech, Polish, Slovak, or Croatian Kunc . Compare Kuntz .

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

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Life Sketch of Zina Kunz Hatch Fuit Cox

I was born at Bern, Bear Lake County, Idaho on March 31, 1900, a daughter of Christian and Caroline Buehler Kunz. I was the youngest of my father’s two families. I remember being at Slug Creek one …

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