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Hunt, Austin George, 1907-2006

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1907-2006

Biographical History

Austin George Hunt (1907-2006) was a teacher in Utah and California.

Austin George Hunt was born in Bunkerville, Nevada, on July 6, 1907. Hunt served as a Mormon missionary in Kentucky. While attending Dixie College, he met Mildred Tobler and they got married on May 30, 1935 in Washington, Utah. Together they had ten children. After graduating from Brigham Young University, Hunt and his family moved to Sacramento, California where he worked as a principal for many schools. After receiving a master's degree from the University of California, Berkeley in 1950, Hunt worked as a superintendent for Center School District.

In addition to a successful career, Austin enjoyed raising a large family and devoting his time and service in various callings to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, including serving as Stake Patriarch. He died on October 8, 2006.

Citation

UPB files, Aug. 25, 2015 (Austin George Hunt; b. July 6, 1907 in Bunkerville, Nevada to George Henry and Mariah Christina Hansen Hunt; d. Oct. 26, 2006 in Sacramento, California; m. 1935 to Mildred Tobler Hunt and had ten children; attended Dixie College and graduated from Brigham Young University; served a mission in Kentucky for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints; worked as a principal for many schools in California; worked as a superintendent of Center School District in California after receiving a Master's degree from UC Berkeley in 1950; served in many church callings)

Ancestry, Aug. 25, 2015 (Austin G Hunt; m. May 30, 1935 in Washington, Utah to Mildred Tobler)

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Austin George Hunt papers, 1930-2006, bulk: 1930-1948

 Series
Identifier: MSS 8235 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains copies of a personal history, journals, and stories written by Austin George Hunt. Also included is a black and white panoramic photograph of the East Central States Mission conference and other photographs with Austin George Hunt. Materials date from 1930 to 2006, with the bulk dated 1930 to 1948.
Dates: 1930-2006; Majority of material found within 1930-1948

Andrew and Charlene Hunt collection on Austin George and Mildred Tobler Hunt

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 8235
Scope and Contents Collection contains the journals and personal histories of Austin George and Mildred Tobler Hunt. Also included are poems, stories, photographs, and letters written between Austin and Mildred Hunt. All materials were collected by Andrew and Charlene Hunt. Dated from 1930 to 2015.
Dates: 1930-2015