Name: May GUNYAH
Given Name: May
Birth: 1 May 1884 in Klawock,Terr. of Alaska,USA
Death: 1 Apr 1930 in Wrangell, Terr. of Alaska, USA
Burial: 3 Apr 1930 Wrangell, Terr. of Alaska, USA
Reference Number: 2693
This individual was identified by the 1910 census as the widowed daughter of George Gunyah. She was a Tlingit of the Henya clan. This source indicated that she was born in Feb 1884.
Change Date: 28 Nov 2008 at 22:04:49
She had had one child, Ruth Cook, who was still living.
At the time of the census, she was living in her father's home with her daughter.
Her husband was identified as Jack Cook by their marriage certificate, AK Vital Statistics, 1902.
She was further identified by her death certificate, Alaska Vital Statistics, 1930. It was made out to Mrs. May Halterman, Morris, Louie daughter of George Gunyah and his wife Alice.
She was a married, Alaska native woman who worked as a housewife.
She died of a carcinoma of the uterus.
She was buried in the Redman's Cemetery in Wrangell, AK.
An additional living relative was identified as her niece, Mrs. Orlando Bakke of Wrangell, AK.
Father: George GUNYAH b: 1829 in Taxykan,Terr. of Alaska,USA
Mother: Alice SUCINAC b: in Taxykan,Terr. of Alaska,USA
Jack COOK b: in Klawock,Terr. of Alaska
16 Feb 1902
in Walker,Terr. of Alaska,USA
- Ruth COOK b: Feb 1905 in Klawock,Terr. of Alaska,USA
- Ruth HOLTERMAN b: 9 Feb 1905 in Klawock, Terr. of Alaska, USA
Arthur August LOUIE