Category Archives: Lundquist Family

Emanuel Richard Lundquist b. 13 March 1867 “I had a certain work to perform.”

Emanuel Richard Lundquist is my Great-grandpa.  He was born on this day in 1867 in Sweden.  Emanuel had 8 children from his first wife, Grace Honor Bushman, who died in 1912 at age 38.  My Grandma Ruby was their first … Continue reading

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Carl Gustaf Larsson Lundquist b. 9 February 1834, Sweden

Carl Gustaf Larsson Lundquist was born 9 February 1834 in Luckebo, Lerbeck, Socken, Sweden. Karl, Johannes, and their sister Anna Lisa were orphaned at an early age. On or near December 1, 1834, Karl’s father, Lars Johan Olsson, drowned in … Continue reading

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Emanuel Richard Lundquist and Grace Honor Bushman Marry 6 January 1892 in Thistle, Utah

My Great-grandparents, Emanuel Richard Lundquist and Grace Honor Bushman were married on this day in Thistle, Utah. From Emanuel Richard’s autobiography: While being engaged in the mercantile business for some 15 months at Thistle, I lost all, and more, that … Continue reading

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Ruby Grace Smuin b. 6 January 1898, Salt Lake City

My mother, Grace Helen Smuin, wrote this about her mother, Ruby, my Great-grandmother: My mother, Ruby Grace Lundquist Smuin, was born in Salt Lake City January 6, 1898. She was a gentle, loving and caring lady. All loved her. I … Continue reading

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Harold Edwin Lundquist: An Autobiography (1910-1979)

By: Shaun Hunley · 12 October 2014 · The following was written by my grandfather, Harold Edwin Lundquist, in 1976: After having telephoned my daughter BJ in Honolulu, Hawaii, on August 31, 1976, at 9:00 PM and also having been … Continue reading

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Eric Benjamin “Benny” Lundquist b. 28 December 1871, Delbeck, Sweden

Biography of Eric Benjamin Lundquist The following biography was written by Elsie Gladys Lundquist McNabb Saye on March 9, 2000. Elsie is the daughter of Emanuel Richard Lundquist, brother of Eric Benjamin Lundquist. I had a short acquaintance with my … Continue reading

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George Bushman Lundquist b. 10 Nov 1908, m. Mildred Pugmire b. 15 June 1911

George Bushman was the son of Emanuel Richard Lundquist and Grace Honor Bushman, my great-grandparents.  He married Mildred Pugmire, who was the daughter of Harriet Barker Smuin, a sister to my great-grandfather John Smuin on the other side of the … Continue reading

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