Isaac Francis Brunson

11 July 1915–5 October 2002 (Age 87)
Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States

The Life of Isaac Francis

When Isaac Francis Brunson was born on 11 July 1915, in Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States, his father, Francis Marion Brunson, was 21 and his mother, Melva Wilson, was 19. He married Nora Day on 24 December 1937, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Fillmore Election Precinct, Millard, Utah, United States in 1940 and Magna, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 2001. He died on 5 October 2002, in Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Pioneer Memorial Gardens, Moses Lake, Grant, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Francis Brunson
Nora Day
Marriage: 24 December 1937
Frank Day Brunson
Ivan Le Roy Brunson
Kenneth William Brunson

Spouse and Children

24 December 1937
Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 6

Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.
1938 · The DI is Opened To The Public

Age 23

Deseret Industries is a non-profit organization and a division of Welfare Services of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It includes a chain of retail thrift stores and work projects. Many of the items sold are second hand or never used. Such items include furniture, appliances, computers, and clothing. The DI also sells new furniture, much of it received directly from its own manufacturing plant in Salt Lake City. The DI provides job skill training for the physically, emotionally and socially challenged and seeks to place them into private sector employment.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Brown , either as a nickname or as an existing surname. Formation of new surnames ending in -son from existing surnames was a relatively common phenomenon in northwestern England.2 Variant of Dutch Brunsen, a patronymic from Brun .

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

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Story Highlight

Francis Isaac Brunson

I remember on one of my birthdays grandpa came to visit and he bought me a barbie doll.

Sources (3)

  • Francis Bumson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Francis Brunson in household of Marion Brunson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ivin F Brunson in household of Marion Brunson, "United States Census, 1920"

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