John Henry Hunter Jr.

about 1744–5 July 1818 (Age 74)
Augusta, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of John Henry

John Henry Hunter Jr. was born about 1744, in Augusta, Virginia, British Colonial America as the son of John Henry Hunter Sr. and Frances Mortimer. He married Elizabeth Arbuckle on 25 August 1775, in Botetourt, Virginia, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 5 July 1818, in Lewisburg, Greenbrier, Virginia, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Lewisburg, Greenbrier, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Hunter Jr.
1744–1818
Elizabeth Arbuckle
1747–1813
Marriage: 25 August 1775
John Hunter
1776–1824
Henry Braxton Hunter
1777–
Margaret Hunter
1780–1798
James Hunter
1778–1805
Frances Hunter
1782–1854

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 August 1775
Botetourt, Virginia, British Colonial America
children

(5)

    John Hunter

    Male1776–1824Male

    Henry Braxton Hunter

    Male1777–Male

    James Hunter

    Male1778–1805Male

    Margaret Hunter

    Female1780–1798Female

    Female1782–1854Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 14

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1775

Age 31

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 32

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and northern Irish: variant of Hunt , a Middle English secondary derivative formed with the addition of the agent noun suffix -er.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Hunter in entry for Frances Steele, "Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912"
  • 1818 Henry Hunter(74), Welch Cemetery, Lewisburg, Greenbrier, West Virginia , "Find A Grave Index"
  • Henry Hunter, "Find A Grave Index"

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