Louise Tunda Kimfuta

15 January 1928–7 August 2009 (Age 81)
Madimba, Madimba, Democratic Republic of the Congo

The Life of Louise

When Louise Tunda Kimfuta was born on 15 January 1928, in Madimba, Madimba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, her father, Sébastien Kimfuta Ndongusi, was 42 and her mother, Josephine Kasiesi, was 18. She married Pierre Kintembila kiansungu in 1946, in Madimba, Lukaya, Kongo Central, Democratic Republic of the Congo. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 7 August 2009, in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Pierre Kintembila kiansungu
Louise Tunda Kimfuta
Marriage: 1946
Augustin Kimfuta

Spouse and Children

Madimba, Lukaya, Kongo Central, Democratic Republic of the Congo


Parents and Siblings



World Events (6)


Age 32

The Belgian Congo wins independence. It is renamed the Federal Republic of Congo.

Age 36

The Federal Republic of Congo is renamed the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Age 43

Joseph Mobutu renames the country Zaire. He renames himself Mobutu Sese Seko. Katanga becomes Shaba and the river Congo becomes the river Zaire.

Name Meaning

1 Hungarian, Polish, Czech, Slovak, and Ukrainian: from Slavic and Hungarian bunda ‘fur coat’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a furrier or a nickname for someone who habitually wore a fur coat.2 Hispanic: unexplained.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Louise Tunda - Memory of Someone: birth-name: Louise Tunda
  • Legacy NFS Source: Tunda Kimfuta Louise - Memory of Someone: birth-name: Tunda Kimfuta Louise

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