Louis Edward Yunker

8 March 1901–17 March 1987 (Age 86)
Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States

The Life of Louis Edward

When Louis Edward Yunker was born on 8 March 1901, in Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States, his father, Rudolph Yunker, was 39 and his mother, Elizabeth Schneider, was 39. He married Antoinette Feick on 16 March 1929, in Erie, Ohio, United States. He lived in Little Traverse Township, Emmet, Michigan, United States in 1987. He died on 17 March 1987, in Harbor Springs, Emmet, Michigan, United States, at the age of 86.

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Louis Edward Yunker
Antoinette Feick
Marriage: 16 March 1929

Spouse and Children

16 March 1929
Erie, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Rudolph Yunker


    Elizabeth Schneider




World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 2

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."

Age 26

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

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Junker .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Louis E Yunker in household of Rudolp Yunker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Louis E Yunker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Louis Edward Junker, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"

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