Mary Hunter

Female10 April 1811–27 May 1850

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Hunter was born on 10 April 1811, in Sikeston, Scott, Missouri, United States, her father, Pvt. Joseph Hunter Jr., was 50 and her mother, Catherine Philips, was 41. She married Andrew Giboney about 1830, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 27 May 1850, in Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States, at the age of 39, and was buried in Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Mary? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Andrew Giboney
Mary Hunter
Marriage: about 1830
Joseph A. Giboney
Josephine R. Giboney
John Y. Giboney
Henry L. Giboney
Andrew Giboney
Francis Giboney
Mariam Giboney
Mary Hunter Giboney

Sources (1)

  • Mary Hunter Giboney, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1830Missouri, United States
  • Children (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (7)


    Age 1

    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.


    Age 1

    Historical Boundaries 1812: Cape Girardeau District became Cape Girardeau County, Missouri Territory, United States 1821: Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States


    Age 11

    Historical Boundaries 1822: Scott County created from New Madrid County

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and northern English: occupational name from Middle English hunter(e) ‘huntsman’ (see Hunt ).

    Irish (Antrim and Derry): adopted for Gaelic Ó Fiaich (see Fee ) due to confusion with the word fiadhach ‘hunt’.

    History: A Scottish family of this name (see 1 above) has been established at Hunterston (Ayrshire) since the 13th century.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.