William Hunt

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ChartsAncestors of Jennie Luene Logan
William Hunt, son of Isaiah Hunt and Elizabeth Floyd, was born at New Garden, Guilford Co., North Carolina, 17 May 1776.1,2,3 He died at Wayne Co., Indiana, before 25 November 1843.4,3

William married Ruth Brittain, daughter of William Brittain and Rebecca Ballinger, say 1796.5,4

William Hunt left a will dated 15 January 1841 and proved 25 Nov 1843 naming:
wife Ruth
children: Rebeckah Knight, Nathan Hunt, Henry Hunt, Elihu Hunt, Jesse Hunt, William Hunt, Josiah Hunt, & Elizabeth Roberts
grandson: Henry Addington
wife of William: Elizabeth
executors: Jonathan Townsend, Edward Hunt, Josiah Hunt.4

Family

Ruth Brittain b. say 1776, d. aft. Jan 1841
Children
  • Rebeckah Hunt4 b. abt. 1798
  • Edward Hunt4,6 b. 12 Dec 1798, d. 11 Aug 1865
  • Nathan Hunt4 b. say 1801
  • Henry Hunt4 b. say 1803
  • Elihu Hunt7 b. 9 May 1805, d. 13 Apr 1872
  • Jesse Hunt+8,3 b. 26 Jun 1807, d. 11 Feb 1883
  • William Hunt7 b. 10 Mar 1809, d. 30 Mar 1885
  • Josiah Hunt4 b. say 1811
  • Beula Hunt4 b. say 1815, d. bef. 1841
  • Elizabeth Hunt4 b. 9 Apr 1818, d. 9 Nov 1880
This person was last edited on11 Jan 2020

Citations

  1. [S1156] William Wade Hinshaw and Thomas Worth Marshall, Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, six vols. (, 1938; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1991), 6:502, further cited as Hinshaw and Marshall, Quaker Genealogy.
  2. [S1144] United States Census for 1820, Fourth Census of the United States, Wayne Co., Indiana, sheet 107, William Hunt, over 45 years of age, living between known son, Edward B. Hunt, and Solomon Knight who had married William's daughter, Rebeckah.; Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com), digital images by subscription (Provo, Utah: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005); original data: National Archives and Records Administration micropublication 142, roll 15.
  3. [S1145] United States Census for 1830, Fifth Census of the United States, Wayne Co., Indiana, New Garden Township, sheet 139, William Hunt, between 50 and 60 years of age; Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com), digital images by subscription (Provo, Utah: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005); original data: National Archives and Records Administration micropublication 201, roll 29.
  4. [S1166] Wayne County Courthouse, Richmond, Indiana, Will Records, 1812-1840, 2:302-303, FHL microfilm 1838636, further cited as Wayne Co. Wills.
  5. [S1577] , Biographical Memoirs of Jay County, Indiana, to Which is Appended a Comprehensive Compendium of National Biography--Memoirs of Eminent Men and Women in the United States, Whose Deeds of Valor or Works of Merit Have Made Their Names Imperishable (Chicago, Illinois: B. F. Bowen Co., 1901), 358, further cited as Biographical Memoirs of Jay Co., Indiana.
  6. [S1572] Willard Heiss, Ruth Dorrel and Thomas D. Hamm, Abstracts of the Records of the Society of Friends in Indiana: Volume 2 (Indianapolis, Indiana: Indiana Historical Society, 1999), 23, further cited as Heiss, Dorrel, and Hamm, Abstracts of Quaker Records in Indiana Vol 2.
  7. [S1150] Beverly Yount, Tombstone Inscriptions in Wayne County, Indiana, Four vols. (Fort Wayne, Indiana: Fort Wayne Public Library, 1970), 42, further cited as Yount, Tombstone Inscriptions in Wayne Co.
  8. [S1577] Biographical Memoirs of Jay Co., Indiana, 357.