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Margaret Kunz (Lauener)

Birthplace: Gündlischwand, Canton of Bern, Switzerland
Death: Died in Bern, ID, USA
Place of Burial: Bern, ID, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Christian Lauener and Margaretha Lauener
Wife of John Kunz, III
Mother of Charles Crockett Kunz; Able Chester Kunz; Heber Christian Kunz; Milton Lyman Kunz; Jesse Amasa Kunz and 2 others

Occupation: Married John Kunz III 9/5/1888 and had 10 children.
Managed by: Della Dale Smith-Pistelli
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About Margaret Kunz

Birth: Feb. 16, 1866, Guedlischwand, Switzerland

Death: Mar. 19, 1949, Bern, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA

Burial: Bern, Bear Lake County, Idaho, USA

Father: Christian Lauener

Mother: Margaretha Gertsch

Spouse: John Kunz III


"Mrs. Margaret Lauener Kunz, 83, Bern died Saturday of causes incident to age at her home in Bern, Bear Lake County, Idaho. She had been in ill health for 20 years. Mrs. Kunz was born Feb. 16, 1866, at Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland, a daughter of Christian and Margaretha Lauener. She was married to John Kunz III Sept. 5, 1888 in the Logan Temple, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. John Kunz III died in 1918. Mrs. Kunz emigrated to the United States and Idaho when she was 17 years old. She lived in Paris a few years before moving to Bern, where she resided until her death. Of her ten sons and daughters, four survive, Abel Kunz, Montpelier; George and Heber Kunz, Bern, and Mrs. Paul Nielson, Ogden. Also surviving are 18 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren." Courtesy of the Deseret News 1949.



Charles Crockett Kunz,1892 - 1911

Able C. Kunz, 1896 - 1989


Heber Christian Kunz, 1898 - 1966


Milton Lyman Kunz, 1902 - 1917


Jesse Amasa Kunz, 1903 - 1907


George Sidney Kunz, 1905 - 1981


Ursula Grace Kunz, 1908 - 1909

Created by: Bruce J. Black Record added: Dec 24, 2005 Find A Grave Memorial# 12780959

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Margaret Kunz's Timeline

February 16, 1866
Gündlischwand, Canton of Bern, Switzerland
May 21, 1892
Age 26
August 23, 1896
Age 30
December 7, 1898
Age 32
January 6, 1902
Age 35
October 5, 1903
Age 37
September 20, 1905
Age 39
March 8, 1908
Age 42
March 19, 1949
Age 83
Bern, ID, USA