Agnes Hunter

1859–1942 (Age 83)
Woodend, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Agnes

When Agnes Hunter was born on 18 February 1859, in Woodend, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Ebenezer Hunter, was 27 and her mother, Agnes Martin, was 28. She married Joseph Householder on 1 May 1877, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 10 daughters. She lived in Bingham, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1880 and American Fork Ward 4, Utah, Utah, United States in 1920. She died on 19 August 1942, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in American Fork Cemetery, American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Agnes Hunter
Joseph Householder
Marriage: 1 May 1877
Mary Elizabath Householder
Nellie Gertrude Householder
Agnes Maud Householder
Edith Ellen Householder
Elsie Leona Householder
Joseph Bert Householder
Hazel Celestia Householder
Cassie May Householder
Nannie Luella Householder
Elmer John Householder
Irma LaVere Householder
Enola Fay Householder

Spouse & Children

1 May 1877
Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah Territory, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868

Age 9

The Representation of the People (Scotland) Act 1868 was passed by Parliament and allowed for the creation of seven additional Scottish seats in the House of Commons. Along with the seats, Two University constituencies were created. These each returned one member to Parliament.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 22

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and northern Irish: variant of Hunt , a Middle English secondary derivative formed with the addition of the agent noun suffix -er.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Agnes Householder, "United States Census, 1930"
  • A Householder, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Agnes Hunter in household of Ebenezer Hunter, "United States Census, 1870"

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