History: George William Lunt

George William Lunt
Written by Great-Great-Niece, Kellie Jeanette Lunt

Alegra Lunt (238) – Daughter
Aleta Pearl Lunt (237) – Daughter
Alfred Lunt (40) – Father
Alfred Oscar Lunt (15) – Brother
Alma Edward Lunt (242) – Son
Charles Rodger Lunt (239) – Son
Elizabeth Ann Lunt (42) – Sister
Eugene Lunt (240) – Son
George Aphias Lunt (236) – Son
George William Lunt (44) – Self
John Edgar Lunt (45) – Brother
Kellie Jeanette Lunt (1) – Great-Great-Niece
Lois Lunt (241) – Daughter
Morgan William Lunt (243) – Son
Priscilla Pitt (41) – Mother
Rose Etta Morgan (235) – Wife
Shedrick James Lunt (43) – Brother

George William Lunt was born in the covenant on 23 July 1872 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States to Alfred Lunt, age 26, and Priscilla Lunt, age 25. He was the 3rd of 5 children, and the 2nd of 4 sons, born to the couple. His older sister, Elizabeth Ann, was 5 years old at the time of his birth and was born on 17 November 1866, and his older brother, Shedrick James was 2 years old and was born on 26 October 1869, both were also born in Nephi, Utah.

Alfred Oscar, George William’s brother, was born on 4 December 1874, when he was 2, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. 

When George William was 7, his youngest sibling, John Edgar, was born on 3 May 1880 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

George William was baptized and confirmed a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints on 31 July 1880, when he was 8 years old. 

George William, age 22, married Rose Etta Morgan, age 21, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. 

On 13 November 1896, when George William was 24, his first child, George Aphias, was born in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

Aleta Pearl, George William’s first daughter, was born 29 March 1898 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States when he was 25 years old.

George William’s second daughter, Alegra, was born when he was 27, on 21 February 1900 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. Sadly she only lived until 27 February 1900.

When George William was 28, his son, Charles Rodger, was born on 7 July 1901 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

George William,age 30, completed his initiatory and endowment ordinances and then was sealed for time and eternity to his wife, age 30, in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints’ Salt Lake Utah Temple, which is located at 50 North West Temple in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

On 11 November 1903, when George William was 31, his son, Eugene, was born in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

Lois, George William’s daughter, was born 25 August 1906 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States when he was 34.

When George William was 35, his son George Aphias, died at the age of 11 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

On 18 March 1909, when George William was 36, his son Alma Edward was born in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. He sadly died on 1 December 1910.

Morgan William, George William’s youngest child, was born, when he was 39, on 19 October 1911 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

George William’s father died at the age of 77 on 26 November 1922 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, when he was 50, United States and his mother died at the age of 83 in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, when he was 57.

Elizabeth Ann died at the age of 74 on 4 June 1941 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, when George William was 68 years old. 

George William’s wife died at the age of 77 on 9 May 1950 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, when he was 77. They had been married 55 years.

On 27 August 1951, Alfred Oscar died at the age of 76 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States when George William was 79 years old. Later that year, John Edgar died at the age of 71 on 24 February 1952 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. 

George William died at the age of 82 on 29 August 1954 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. He was buried, plot B-4-34-22, at Vine Bluff Cemetery, which is located at 1200 North 400 East in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. His Find a Grave ID is: 37159853.