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Rev. Andrew Hunter, D. D. of Saline County, Arkansas. He was born in County Antrim, Ireland, in 1814, and came to the United States with his parents when only two years of age. His father and mother first settled in Pennsylvania. In 1833, he united with the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, and in 1835 went to Missouri, locating near St. Louis, where he taught school for some time. He married Anna M. Jones of Welsh and German descent. They had four children. Dr. Hunter owned 152 acres on his home place, about one mile west of Collegeville, and two other tracts, one of 280, the other of 200 acres.

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