Memories of Eric Benjamin and Eugenia Harris Lundquist

Eric Benjamin Lundquist (December 27, 1871 – July 25, 1932) The following letter was written by my 2nd Great Uncle, Lamont Harris, on April 25, 1971. It was addressed to my Great Uncle, Eugene Ben Lundquist. The letter recalls Lamont’s memories of my Great Grandfather, Eric Benjamin Lundquist (referred to as “Bennie”), and my Great Grandmother, Eugenia Harris […]

William Earle

William Earle is my fourth great grandfather. He was born on April 19, 1794 in St. Johns, Queens, New Brunswick, Canada. William was an LDS pioneer – at the age of 56, he traveled with the David Evans Company from Kanesville, Iowa to Salt Lake City, Utah.  The following obituary was published in the February 1, […]

Mina Maria Funk

Mina Maria Funk is my 1st cousin 3 times removed. I highlight Mina today because I found so many wonderful pictures of her and her family. Mina was born on January 5, 1874 in Richmond, Utah to Hans Madsen Funk and Anna Sophia Peterson. In the 1880 U.S. Federal Census, she is listed as “Mina Funck,” indicating […]