Hunter Family History

Is Hunter an Irish name:

This is an occupational name meaning “the hunter” or ‘chaser’, from a person who hunted for a living. This name is of Anglo-Saxon descent spreading to the Celtic countries of Ireland, Scotland and Wales in early times and is found in many mediaevel manuscrtipts throughout these countries.

Hunter – Irish Family Crests

Source: http://www.irishsurnames.com>gallery

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