History: John Edgar Lunt

John Edgar Lunt
Written by Great-Great-Niece, Kellie Jeanette Lunt

Aiden Lunt (247) – Daughter
Alfred Lunt (40) – Father
Alfred Oscar Lunt (15) – Brother
Beth Lunt (251) – Daughter
Boyd Edward Lunt (248) – Son
Elizabeth Ann Lunt (42) – Sister
George William Lunt (44) – Brother
Homer Kendall Lunt (245) – 245
Jane Lunt (252) – Daughter
John Edgar Lunt (45) – Self
Kellie Jeanette Lunt (1) – Great-Great-Niece
Lydia Jane Kendall (244) – Wife
Marie Lunt (246) – Daughter
Marjorie Lunt (251) – Daughter
Priscilla Pitt (41) – Mother
Ruth Lunt (250) – Daughter
Shedrick James Lunt (43) – Brother 

John Edgar Lunt was born in the covenant on 3 May 1880 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States to Alfred Lunt, age 34, and Priscilla Pitt, age 33. He was the 5th of 5 children,and the 4th of 4 sons, born to the couple. His older sister, Elizabeth Ann, was 13 years old at the time of his birth and was born on 17 November 1866; his older brother Shedrick James was 10 years old and was born on 26 October 1869; his older brother, George William was 7 years old and was born 23 July 1872; and his older brother Alfred Oscar was 5 years old and was born 4 December 1874. All born in Nephi, Utah.

John Edgar, age 8, was baptized and confirmed a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints on 6 September 1888.

On 8 August 1900, John Edgar, age 20, completed his initiatory and endowment ordinances for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in The Church’s Salt Lake Utah Temple, which is located at 50 North West Temple in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

John Edgar, age 24, married and was sealed for time and eternity to Lydia Jane Kendall, age 26, 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, Utah, United States.

On 13 December 1905, when John Edgar was 25, his first child, Homer Kendall, was born in Beazer, Alberta, Canada.

Marie, John Edgar’s first daughter, was born 6 March 1907 in Beazer, Alberta, Canada, when he was 26 years old. Sadly, she died 21 April 1907.

John Edgar’s second daughter, Aiden, was born, when he was 27, on 23 February 1908 in Cardston, Alberta, Canada.

When John Edgar was 29, his son, Boyd Edward, was born on 4 November 1909 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. 

On 18 June 1913, when John Edgar was 33, his twin daughters, Beth and Ruth, were born in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

Marjorie, John Edgar’s daughter, was born, when he was 35, on 16 August 1915 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

When John Edgar was 39, his youngest child, Jane, was born on 23 February 1920 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. 

John Edgar’s father died at the age of 77 on 26 November 1922 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, when he was 42, United States and his mother died at the age of 83 in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, when he was 49.

Elizabeth Ann died at the age of 74 on 4 June 1941 in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, when John Edgar was 61 years old. 

On 27 August 1951, Alfred Oscar died at the age of 76 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States when John Edgar was 71 years old. 

John Edgar died at the age of 71 on 24 February 1952 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. He was buried at Vine Bluff Cemetery which is located at 1200 North 400 East in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. His Find a Grave ID is: 39418618.