Elizabeth Curran

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Curran was born in 1824, in Ohio, United States. She married John Hunt on 18 July 1841, in Pickaway, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Spring Creek Township, Mahaska, Iowa, United States in 1885 and Mahaska, Iowa, United States in 1895. She died in March 1898, in Oskaloosa, Mahaska, Iowa, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Forest Cemetery, Oskaloosa, Mahaska, Iowa, United States.

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John Hunt
Elizabeth Curran
Marriage: 18 July 1841
Ruth Hunt
Curran B. Hunt
John Hunt
Thomas William Hunt
Joseph Hunt
Charles W. Hunt
Edward R Hunt
Amanda "Mamie" Elizabeth Hunt
Maggie A. Hunt

Sources (23)

  • Eliza Hunt, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Eliza Kirn, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Elizabeth Curran Hunt, "Find a Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.


Historical Boundaries 1830: Montgomery, Indiana, United States


U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, John Patrick, Siobhan, Aisling, Bridie, Caitlin, James Patrick, Keelin, Liam, Seamus, Shamrock, Tadhg.

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corráin or Ó Corraidhín ‘descendant of Corraidhín’, a personal name from a diminutive of corradh ‘spear’. Compare Corr .

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic from Mac Corraidhín, ‘son of Corraidhín’, with the same personal name as 1 above. According to Woulfe, this family was a branch of the Uí Fhiachrach, who originated in Sligo but were predominantly located in Leitrim by the end of the 16th century.

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

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