When Ruth Lola Lund was born on 1 December 1895, in Fountain Green, Sanpete, Utah, United States, her father, Niels Mortensen Lund, was 23 and her mother, Myrum Ellinor Draper, was 20. She married Evan Lorenzo Aiken on 11 October 1916, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Sterling, Logan, Colorado, United States in 1930 and Utah, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 16 October 1988, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Scandinavian Erik, Anders, Lars, Nils, Thor, Iver, Nels, Obert, Berger, Einer, Knute, Morten.
Scandinavian, German, and English: topographic name for someone who lived by a grove, Old Norse lundr; the word was adopted into northern dialects of Middle English and also into Anglo-Norman French. There are a number of places in England named with this word, as for example Lund in Lancashire, East Yorkshire, and North Yorkshire, Lunt in Merseyside, and Lound in Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, and Suffolk, and the surname may derive from any of these. As a Swedish surname it is probably most often ornamental.
German: habitational name from any of the places called Lund or Lunden in Schleswig-Holstein.
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