Zoe Hannah Hunt

26 January 1890–26 February 1920 (Age 30)
New York, United States

The Life Summary of Zoe Hannah

When Zoe Hannah Hunt was born on 26 January 1890, in New York, United States, her father, Edward L. Hunt, was 39 and her mother, Frances Lavina Seabury, was 41. She married Lyle Eaton Wells on 7 April 1909, in Madison, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Hamilton, Hamilton, Madison, New York, United States for about 5 years and Sherburne, Sherburne, Chenango, New York, United States in 1920. She died on 26 February 1920, in Hubbardsville, Hamilton, Madison, New York, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Graham Cemetery, Hubbardsville, Hamilton, Madison, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lyle Eaton Wells
Zoe Hannah Hunt
Marriage: 7 April 1909
Frances W. Wells
Doris L Wells

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 April 1909Madison, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 6
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 8
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 10
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    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 (11)

    • Zoe H Hunt in household of Edward L Hunt, "New York State Census, 1905"
    • Zoe Wells in household of Edward L Hunt, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Zoe H Wells in household of Lyle E Wells, "United States Census, 1920"

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