Phebe Hunt

about 1737–after 1780 (Age 43)
Hopewell Township, Hunterdon, New Jersey, British Colonial America

The Life of Phebe

When Phebe Hunt was born about 1737, in Hopewell Township, Hunterdon, New Jersey, British Colonial America, her father, Jonathan Hunt Sr., was 32 and her mother, Phebe Titus, was 42. She married Samuel Warner on 19 September 1759, in New York Colony, British Colonial America. She died after 1780, at the age of 44.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Warner
1734–
Phebe Hunt
1737–1780
Marriage: 19 September 1759

Spouse and Children

    Samuel Warner

    Male1734–Male

    Female1737–1780Female

MARRIAGE
19 September 1759
New York Colony, British Colonial America

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Edward Hunt

    Male1728–1795Male

    Male1730–1795Male

    Female1732–1776Female

    Elizabeth F Hunt

    Female1735–1787Female

    Female1737–1780Female

+1 More Child

World Events (3)

1741 · ""

Age 4

Established March 11, 1714
1776

Age 39

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 39

New York is the 11th state.

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)

  • Phebe Hunt, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"
  • Phebe Hunt, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"
  • Phebe Hunt in entry for Samuel Warner, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"

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