Daniel Bremner Lunt

Daniel Bremner Lunt

Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 7 Sep 1986 (aged 87)
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 76662452 · View Source
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From member MJ (Tilton) England #47913256

Daniel Bremner, Lunt, Sr., son of Daniel Aaron and Lucy S. (Tilton) Lunt, was born March 31, 1897, at Newburyport, Essex County,

Father: Daniel Aaron Lunt, born March 31, 1866, Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts; (source: Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records 1620-1688)
I have not found a death date for Daniel Aaron Lunt as yet.

Mother: Lucy S. Tilton, born April 28, 1866, Hampton Falls, Rockingham County, New Hampshire (source: New Hampshire, Births and Christenings Index 1714-1904, FHL Film Number: 1001047)
I have not found a death date on Lucy S (Tilton) Lunt as yet.

Sources for birth of Daniel Bremner Lunt, Sr.:
Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
U.S. Passport Application, 1795-1925-he had a passport issued April 30, 1917
Social Security Death Index
New York, Passenger List, 1820-1957- he had been in France working as an ambulance driver for the French Army-returned home and enlisted into the military.

Following is his military record:
From: U.S. Adjutant General Military Records, 1631-1976
Daniel Bremner Lunt-Military Record
Lunt, Daniel Bremner, c '15-'17. Ambulance driver, American Field Service, Section 27, May 5 to November 2, 1917. with French Army on Champagne front; returned to United States, Enlisted private U. S. Army Ambulance Service, February 7, 1918; assigned to Section 520; sailed for Italy June 13; promoted corporal and transferred to Section A; returned to United States April 24, 1919; discharged April 26, 1919. Engagement: Vittorio-Veneto offensive. Awarded Croce al Merito di Guerra.

About 1923 he married Helen B. Kelly, daughter of Charles Merrill, Sr. and Sarah E. (Unknown) Kelly. (I have not found a source for their marriage date as yet.

Daniel and Helen had three children
Daniel Bremner Lunt, Jr. (1925-1999)
Sarah B. Lunt (1930-____) from my research she is still living.
Charles K. Lunt (1933-____) from my research he is still living.

Daniel lived in Newburyport until he married Helen. They resided in Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts until he died.
1900 census (age 3)Newburyport
1917 passport application (age 20)Newburyport
1920 census (age 23)Newburyport
1923 marriage in Ipswich
1930 census (age 33)Ipswich
1935 (from 1940 census)(age38)Ipswich
1940 census (age 43)Ipswich

Death Record:
He died September 7, 1986, at Ipswich, age at death: 89.
Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2003: Certificate #043194
Social Security Death Index

Daniel's middle name comes from Lucy (Tilton) Lunt's mother's maiden name-Lucy's parents were Enoch J. and Ellen (Bremner) Tilton.

Daniel had one sibling-a brother Paul Sanborn Lunt (1902-1969).

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Gravesite Details MJ (Tilton) England #47913256 - has birth record showing 1897 as birth year

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  • Created by: Kate
  • Added: 17 Sep 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 76662452
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Daniel Bremner Lunt (31 Mar 1899–7 Sep 1986), Find A Grave Memorial no. 76662452, citing Old South Cemetery, Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Kate (contributor 47495234) .