Herman A Hunter

Brief Life History of Herman A

When Herman A Hunter was born on 9 September 1909, in Clatskanie, Columbia, Oregon, United States, his father, James Arthur Hunter, was 24 and his mother, Jennie Melinda Orwig, was 22. He married Laura Mildred Gittings on 30 November 1945, in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States. He lived in Clark, Washington, United States in 1920 and Election Precinct 52 Camas 5, Clark, Washington, United States in 1940. He died in October 1985, in Camas, Clark, Washington, United States, at the age of 76.

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Herman A Hunter
Laura Mildred Gittings
Marriage: 30 November 1945

Sources (8)

  • Herman A Hunter, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Herman Arthur Hunter, "Oregon, Center for Health Statistics, Birth Records, 1903-1918"
  • Herman A Hunter, "Arizona, County Marriages, 1871-1964"

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

1910 · Women Gain the Right to Vote in Washington

On November 8, 1910, Washington became the first state to allow women to vote. This event would lead to the long battle by women in all the states to fight for the right to vote. This would happen 10 years later.


13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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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