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William Hunt

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Reed, Hertfordshire, England
Death: Died in Wyoming, USA
Place of Burial: Fort Laramie Cemetery, Fort Laramie, Goshen, Wyoming, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of George Hunt and Elizabeth Hunt
Husband of Mary Ann Hunt
Father of Sarah Webb; Levi Hunt; Emmanuel Hunt; William Hunt; James Hunt and 6 others
Brother of Sarah Hunt; James Hunt; John Hunt; Mary Hunt and Mary Ann Hunt

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About William Hunt

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Richard Ballantyne Company (1855) He died en route.FamilySearch lists two dates for William's birth--13 Dec. 1785 and 27 July 1783. However, he gives his age as 72 on the ship manifest. Therefore, we are using the 1783 date for his birth, which makes him age 71 at the time the Ballantyne company departed.

Approximate age at departure: 71

Find A Grave

Birth: Dec. 13, 1785 Reed Hertfordshire, England

Death: 1855, USA

William Hunt is the son of Elizabeth Drage and George Hunt.

He married Mary Ann Holmes February 13, 1813 in Rampton, England.

They had eleven children:

William Hunt,

Sarah Hunt,

James Hunt,

John Hunt,

Thomas Hunt,

Mary Ann Hunt,

Abraham Hunt,

Isaac Hunt,

Emmanuel Hunt,

Levi Hunt and

Stephen Hunt.

He died enroute crossing the plains to Utah and buried at Fort Laramie, Wyoming.

More information about William Hunt

Family links:

Spouse:
  • Mary Ann Holmes Hunt (1789 - 1855)
Children:
  • Sarah Hunt Webb (1819 - 1877)*
  • Isaac Hunt (1829 - 1904)*
  • Emanuel Hunt (1831 - 1863)*
  • Levi Hunt (1833 - 1921)*

Burial: Fort Laramie Cemetery Fort Laramie Goshen County Wyoming, USA

Created by: Rhonda Record added: Nov 17, 2007 Find A Grave Memorial# 22962230

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William Hunt's Timeline

1785
December 13, 1785
Reed, Hertfordshire, England
1816
February 13, 1816
Age 30
Rampton, England
1819
September 29, 1819
Age 33
Cambridgeshire, England
1831
April 1, 1831
Age 45
Reed, Hertfordshire, England
1833
August 21, 1833
Age 47
Reed, Hertsfordshire, Englnd
1855
1855
Age 69
Wyoming, USA
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