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Edward Hunt (1707 - abt. 1780)

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Edward Hunt
Born in Westchester, New Yorkmap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died about in Westchester, New York, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 5 Dec 2019 | Created 2 Jul 2013
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Biography

Edward was born in 1707 in Westchester, New York.[1]

He married Charity Cornell, daughter of William Cornell.


Children: Elizabeth, Edward, Thomas, Jotham


William Cornell penned his Will on 7 Oct 1747. In brief:After usual opening...Item I give and bequest to my eldest son Smith one dozen plate buttons and five Pound current money.Item.......to my wife Elizabeth...the usual.Item......to youngest sons, Benjamin and Edward, my Home Plantation.Item.........to my my second son William, and my third son John, my other plantations.Item.............to my daughter Hanna, Elizabeth, Sarah, Charity, Mary and Martha...cashLastly I appoint as exec my sons Smith & William Cornell, and my son-in-law Edward Hunt. /s/ William Cornell (seal)Witnessed by: Edward Hunt Sr, Jonas Wood, Reuben Armitage. [2]



Sources

  1. the American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI) American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI) Volume: 87 Page Number 123 Godfrey Memorial Library, comp.. American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI) American Genealogical-Biographical Index. Middletown, CT, USA: Godfrey Memorial Library.
  2. NJ abstract of wills, 1670-1817
  • NJ abstract of wills, 1670-1817
  • the American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI),American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI), Volume: 87 Page Number 123 Godfrey Memorial Library, comp.. American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI), American Genealogical-Biographical Index. Middletown, CT, USA: Godfrey Memorial Library.





Acknowledgments

Thank you to Eowyn Langholf for creating WikiTree profile Hunt-4836 through the import of Smith_Schooley.ged on Jun 29, 2013. Click to the Changes page for the details of edits by Eowyn and others.



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My mistake, don’t know what I was thinking.
posted by Ellen Gustafson
Hunt-1104 and Hunt-4836 do not represent the same person because: Different parents, different birth dates and places (updated birth dates for Hunt-1104). It appears that Hunt-1104 was married to a woman named Charity, need to find surname and source.
posted by Martha Leinroth

Edward is 14 degrees from Alice Paul, 16 degrees from Michael Schell and 13 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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