Joseph Sneddon Hunter

20 November 1844–26 July 1904 (Age 59)
Clackmannan, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Joseph Sneddon

When Joseph Sneddon Hunter was born on 20 November 1844, in Clackmannan, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Snadden Hunter, was 26 and his mother, Elizabeth Davidson, was 33. He married Eliza Catherine Pinnock on 1 January 1865, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 26 July 1904, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Cedar City Cemetery, Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States.

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Joseph Sneddon Hunter
Eliza Catherine Pinnock
Marriage: 1 January 1865
Joseph Henry Martin Hunter
Sarah Catherine Hunter
William Pinnock Hunter
Elizabeth Sneddon Hunter
Catherine Roselia Hunter
Euphamia Pinnock Hunter
Mary Ann Hunter
Eliza Hunter
Martha Pinnock Hunter
Alexander Pinnock Hunter

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  • Marriage
    1 January 1865Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847 · The United Presbyterian Church of Scotland is established.
    Age 3
    The United Presbyterian Church of Scotland was formed in 1847. For most of its existence the United Presbyterian Church was the third largest Presbyterian Church in Scotland and flourished in Scotland for 53 years. After being reunited with the Church of Scotland in 1929, it continues to bring relief to the local communities.
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    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.

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    Sources (66)

    • Joseph Sneddon Hunter, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • Joseph Hunter in household of Josh Hunter, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Joe Hunter in entry for Manie Hunter and Dora Branom, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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