James Hunting

16 December 1791–8 November 1871 (Age 79)
Huddington, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of James

When James Hunting was born on 16 December 1791, in Huddington, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Nathan Hunting, was 41 and his mother, Hannah Price, was 23. He married Elizabeth Kings on 10 July 1821, in Grafton Flyford, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Himbleton, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He registered for military service in 1813. He died on 8 November 1871, in Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Hunting
Elizabeth Kings
Marriage: 10 July 1821
James Hunting
Roseannah Hunting
Elizabeth Hunting
George Hunting
Benjamin Hunting
William James Hunting
Nathan Hunting

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 July 1821Grafton Flyford, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 3
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 10
    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
    Age 21
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English (Suffolk and Norfolk): from the Middle English personal name Hunting, a derivative of Old English hunta ‘hunter’, perhaps originally used as a patronymic.

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

    Story Highlight

    James and Elizabeth King Hunting

    James and Elizabeth Hunting, parents of seven children, 5 boys and 2 girls (2 sons who died in infancy), lived in Earls Commons, Worcestershire, England. From 1841 to March 1853, they kept what was c …

    Sources (52)

    • James Hunting, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • James Hunting in entry for Rosannah Reynolds, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • James Hunting, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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