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Writing My Book: Part I

After many years of collecting data, photos, stories, names and places I decided to put all those years of time well spent into a book. I want to present it to my Clan Hunter Chief, Madam Pauline Hunter of Hunterston at our next Clan Hunter Gathering this coming September, 2020. This post is about making… Continue reading Writing My Book: Part I

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Genealogy Sketch for Elizabeth Catherine Hunter “Miss Hunter”

Happy Valentines Day to all. This is always a favorite holiday of mine, and since I just received a beautiful note from a high school friend with a photo of myself which brings back a lot of memories of those years at Charleston High School in my hometown of Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia. Remembering… Continue reading Genealogy Sketch for Elizabeth Catherine Hunter “Miss Hunter”

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Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)

I am a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), and in my Hunter surname study I have included two in my own lineage, but have found several other Hunters listed. This subject is my 9th post in the Guild of One-name Studies (GOONS) blog challenge 2020. ¬† In the Index of the… Continue reading Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)

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General Robert Hunter

¬†General Robert Hunter Notable Hunters General Robert Hunter, Governor of New York and New Jersey, Governor of Jamaica, born in Edinburgh, October 1666. He was a poet, playwright and amateur scientist. In 1707 he married Elizabeth Orby (descendant of Edward III), and was a wealthy heiress. Through her he inherited estates at Croyland Abbey, Lincolnshire,… Continue reading General Robert Hunter