Samuel Nase Hunter

19 March 1888–5 August 1958 (Age 70)
Marion, Williamson, Illinois, United States

The Life of Samuel Nase

When Samuel Nase Hunter was born on 19 March 1888, in Marion, Williamson, Illinois, United States, his father, George Washington Hunter, was 41 and his mother, Laura Jane Nase, was 36. He married Ruby Corydon McElvain on 20 February 1911, in Du Quoin, Perry, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Du Quoin, Perry, Illinois, United States in 1940 and St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1958. He died on 5 August 1958, in East Saint Louis, St. Clair, Illinois, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Du Quoin, Perry, Illinois, United States.

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Samuel Nase Hunter
Ruby Corydon McElvain
Marriage: 20 February 1911
Ruby Lee Nase Hunter
George Hiley Hunter

Spouse and Children

20 February 1911
Du Quoin, Perry, Illinois, United States


    Ruby Lee Nase Hunter



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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 16

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 19

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

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)

  • Sam Hunter, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Samuel N Hunter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Samuel N Hunter, "United States Census, 1920"

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