A deed uncovered in the Maryland State Archive signed by William on 25 Oct 1746 coupled with the transfer certificate of his daughter where he is deceased dated 27 Nov 1746 pinpoints his date of death between these two documents and places his death in Prince George's, Maryland. Specific citations will be added. T Stanton
The well-reasoned research (see here) of Roger D. Hunt (2011) would appear to show that William Hunt who married Mary Woolman was born in England and arrived in the colony late 1718 or early 1719. This is supported by his transfer certificate at Abington Monthly Meeting. Further research is underway. T Stanton Quakers Project, 6 Apr 2022.
Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume II, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, by William Wade Hindshaw , Thomas Worth Marshall, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Michigan 1938. Page 234.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with William by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share some percentage of DNA with William: