Heinrick August Yonk

13 July 1870–30 June 1930 (Age 59)
Bangsbo, Hals, Hjørring, Denmark

The Life Summary of Heinrick August

When Heinrick August Yonk was born on 13 July 1870, in Bangsbo, Hals, Hjørring, Denmark, his father, Johann Heinrich Johnk, was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Christina Peters, was 34. He married Maria Elizabeth Cunningham on 7 January 1895, in Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 30 June 1930, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Mendon, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Heinrick August Yonk
Maria Elizabeth Cunningham
Marriage: 7 January 1895
Garland William Yonk

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 January 1895Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 2
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
    1877 · Logan's First Stake is Formed
    Age 7
    Eighteen years after the first ward was established and the population of the valley increased exponentially, the first Stake was established.
    Age 16
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of Dutch Jong or German Jung .

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

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    Sources (17)

    • Henry Yonk in household of John Yonk, "United States Census, 1880"
    • H A York in entry for Garland W Yonk and Cynthia P Cooper, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Henry Augusta Yonk, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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