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John Hunt
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Birth: unknown
Death: Jan. 9, 1788

Son of Lt Jonathan & Martha (Williams) Hunt

Served as a captain in the Northampton Militia

He planted the elm trees in front of the family house at 109 Elm Street (now Sessions House, Smith College) that gave Elm Street its name
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jonathan Hunt (1664 - 1738)
 
 Spouse:
  Esther Wells Hunt (____ - 1787)*
 
 Children:
  Martha Hunt Henshaw (1755 - 1842)*
  Electa Hunt (1757 - 1776)*
  Jared Hunt (1760 - 1812)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Hunt (____ - 1788)
  Theodah Hunt Lyman (1694 - 1763)*
  Jonathan Hunt (1697 - 1768)*
  Elizabeth Hunt Pomeroy (1701 - 1782)*
  Samuel Hunt (1703 - 1770)*
  Mary Hunt Pomroy (1705 - 1777)*
  Joseph Hunt (1708 - 1786)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Here lies Interred the Body of/Mr John Hunt/who died Jan 9 1785/In the 73d Year of his Age
Also Mrs Esther his wife/Died March 9 1787/In the 65 Year of her Age
"They exhibited a bright pattern/of all Congal Parental/& Social Virtues/They adorned the Doctrine of God our Saviour/by pious & holy lives/And died in hope/of a Glorious Immortality/Teach me O Parent from on high/Like them to live like them to die"

 
Burial:
Bridge Street Cemetery
Northampton
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: P.K. Magruder
Record added: Jul 07, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28104003
John Hunt
Added by: P.K. Magruder
 
John Hunt
Added by: P.K. Magruder
 
John Hunt
Added by: P.K. Magruder
 
 
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- P.K. Magruder
 Added: Nov. 19, 2009
 
 
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