Amy Charlotte Calkins

23 June 1859–27 July 1941 (Age 82)
Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Amy Charlotte

When Amy Charlotte Calkins was born on 23 June 1859, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Asa Starkweather Calkins, was 49 and her mother, Agnes Elizabeth Perkes, was 19. She married William Hunter on 5 August 1878, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Salt Lake City Ward 5, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1920. She died on 27 July 1941, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in American Fork Cemetery, American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Hunter
Amy Charlotte Calkins
Marriage: 5 August 1878
William Martin Hunter
Agnes Marietta Hunter
Henry Perkes Hunter
Amy Hunter
Charlotte "Lottie" Hunter
George Stanley Hunter
Ebenezer John Hunter
Asa Elmo Hunter
Jesse D Hunter
Oliver James Hunter
Mary Hunter

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 August 1878St. George, Washington, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1861 · St. George Founded
    Age 2
    On December 6,1861, St. George Utah was founded. How it got its name remains a mystery. Some claim it was supposedly named after George A. Smith who was an Apostle for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the time. Those that went down were told to start cotton fields as it might be important with the American Civil War going on.
    Age 4
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 22
    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

    Irish: variant of Culkin , with English excrescent -s added.

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

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    Sources (32)

    • Amy Calkins in household of Agnes Calkins, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Amy Cookins in entry for Henry Perkes Hunter and Lola Mary Simmons, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Amy Calkin in entry for Ebenezer John Hunter, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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