Olga Ernestine Hunt

27 February 1909–17 January 2001 (Age 91)
Washington, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Olga Ernestine

When Olga Ernestine Hunt was born on 27 February 1909, in Washington, Louisiana, United States, her father, Oscar Hunt, was 26 and her mother, Irene Young, was 18. She married Alton Andrew Cooper on 20 March 1926, in Tylertown, Walthall, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Ward Three, Washington, Louisiana, United States in 1930 and Ward Eight, Washington, Louisiana, United States in 1940. She died on 17 January 2001, in Franklinton, Washington, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Noble Cemetery, Pine, Washington, Louisiana, United States.

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Alton Andrew Cooper
Olga Ernestine Hunt
Marriage: 20 March 1926
Beatrice Cooper
Claude Ellis Cooper
Irene Cooper
Inez Cooper
Vivian Cooper
Ruby Nell Cooper
Mildred Cooper
Alton James Cooper
Michael Cooper
Bruce Cooper

Spouse and Children

20 March 1926
Tylertown, Walthall, Mississippi, United States




    Irene Cooper


    Inez Cooper


    Vivian Cooper


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1910 · The Mann Act

Age 1

This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 26

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a hunter, Old English hunta (a primary derivative of huntian ‘to hunt’). The term was used not only of the hunting on horseback of game such as stags and wild boars, which in the Middle Ages was a pursuit restricted to the ranks of the nobility, but also to much humbler forms of pursuit such as bird catching and poaching for food. The word seems also to have been used as an Old English personal name and to have survived into the Middle Ages as an occasional personal name. Compare Huntington and Huntley .2 Irish: in some cases (in Ulster) of English origin, but more commonly used as a quasi-translation of various Irish surnames such as Ó Fiaich ( see Fee ).3 Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Hundt .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Olga E Hunt in household of Oscar Hunt, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Earnestine Hunt in household of George Cooper, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Earnesteen Cooper in household of Alton Cooper, "United States Census, 1940"

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