Adalaide Martha Hunt

20 February 1913–1961 (Age 47)
East Lee, Lee, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Adalaide Martha

When Adalaide Martha Hunt was born on 20 February 1913, in East Lee, Lee, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Pliny Deering Hunt, was 35 and her mother, Eva Mae Eckert, was 30. She lived in Lee, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States for about 20 years. She died in 1961, in East Lee, Lee, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Fairmount Cemetery, Lee, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pliny Deering Hunt
1877–1935
Eva Mae Eckert
1882–1971
Wilbur James Hunt Sr
1900–1987
Kenneth P. Hunt
1905–1906
Losetta M. Hunt
1906–1906
Lillian Jennie Hunt
1907–1992
Paulilna Nancy Hunt
1909–1998
Leon Wesley Hunt
1910–1996
Eva Mae Hunt
1912–1996
Adalaide Martha Hunt
1913–1961
Audrey L. Hunt
1914–1915
Pliny Deering Hunt Jr
1919–1919
Doris M. Hunt
1920–1993

Parents and Siblings

    Pliny Deering Hunt

    Male1877–1935Male

    Female1882–1971Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917

Age 4

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1927

Age 14

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • Adelaid Hunt in household of Eva M Hunt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Adelaide Hunt in household of Pliny Hunt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Adelade Hunt in household of Pliny Hunt, "United States Census, 1920"

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