Alexander S Hunter

January 1899–
Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Alexander S

When Alexander S Hunter was born in January 1899, in Maine, United States, his father, Ebenezer Morrison Hunter, was 35 and his mother, Julia Stewart, was 34. He married Grace P Kennard on 31 August 1927, in Maine, United States. He lived in Perham, Aroostook, Maine, United States in 1900 and Washburn, Aroostook, Maine, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1918.

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Family Time Line

Alexander S Hunter
1899–
Grace P Kennard
1902–
Marriage: 31 August 1927

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 August 1927Maine, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 1
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
    1905 · Squaw Mountain Fire Lookout
    Age 6
    In 1905, a fire lookout tower (among the first of its kind) was constructed in Piscataquis County on Squaw Mountain. Due to Maine's abundance of lumber and paper mills, it was essential that a system be developed to help spot fires as quickly as possible.
    1931
    Age 32
    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    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

    Hunt
    Huntress

    Sources (6)

    • Alexander S Hunter in household of Daniel J Griffin, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Alex S Hunter in household of Carrie J Bugbee, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Alexander S Hunter, "Maine, Marriage Index, 1892-1966, 1977-1996"

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