James Peter Hunter

8 October 1904–8 January 1964 (Age 59)
Jonah, Williamson, Texas, United States

The Life of James Peter

When James Peter Hunter was born on 8 October 1904, in Jonah, Williamson, Texas, United States, his father, Robert Bruce Hunter Junior, was 42 and his mother, Georgia Ann Allen, was 39. He married Vera Munn on 7 August 1923, in Williamson, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Granger, Williamson, Texas, United States in 1920 and McAllen, Hidalgo, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 8 January 1964, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Macedonia Cemetery, Williamson, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Peter Hunter
Vera Munn
Marriage: 7 August 1923
James Peter Jr. Hunter

Spouse and Children

7 August 1923
Williamson, Texas, United States


    James Peter Jr. Hunter


Parents and Siblings

    Robert Bruce Hunter Junior


    Georgia Ann Allen




    Robert Bruce Hunter III


    Ellen Hunter


    infant Hunter


    Baby Hunter



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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 2

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

Age 16

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

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.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • J P Hunter, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Peter Hunter in household of R B Hunter, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Peter H Hunter in household of R B Hunter, "United States Census, 1910"

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