John Hunt

Male Abt 1787 - 1868  (~ 81 years)


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  • Name John Hunt 
    Born Abt 1787  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID 69421F955CC79241B23149244A3B12DE1AB7 
    Died Sep 1868  Sheffield Township, Lennox & Addington County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 28 Sep 1868  Assumption of Blessed Virgin Mary, Erinsville, Lennox & Addington, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1268  Victoria Boutilier's Genealogy Pages
    Last Modified 27 May 2010 

    Father John? Hunt,   b. Abt 1750, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother (Unknown spouse to John? Hunt) Unknown,   b. Abt 1760, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1780  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1566  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Culhane,   b. Abt 1795, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1847, At sea(?) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Children 
     1. Cornelius Hunt,   b. Abt 1832, Glin, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1912, Anglesea Township, Lennox & Addington County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years)
     2. Daniel Hunt,   b. Abt 1836, Glin, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1924, Belleville, Hastings, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years)
    Last Modified 23 May 2017 
    Family ID F459  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • According to the St. Charles Borromeo parish anniversary book (ca. 2003) John Hunt and his wife Catherine Culhane, their seven children and a nephew named Michael Hunt all immigrated to Canada around 1847-1848. Catherine Culhane died on the voyage to North America and was buried at sea. The family "settled first in Napanee and later along Highway 41 just north of McGarvey's school, north of Erinsville." John Hunt is buried in Erinsville "at the top of the hill near Don McKenny's home." (p. 176)
      The children were
      Ellen Hunt (ca. 1827-1917) married to Michael CARROLL in Ireland. They lived in Erinsville.
      Timothy Hunt (ca. 1828-1912) married to Mary CULHANE in Marysville, ON, a fellow native of Glin. They lived in Sheffield Township. Names along this line are PIERCE, MCALPINE, GAFFNEY, KILLORAN, DOYLE and MCGURN.
      Margaret Hunt (ca. 1831) married Richard MAGHONY of Dunhill, County Waterford, the hotelkeeper at Erinsville. Names along this line are DRUMGOOL, FLYNN, MURRAY.
      Cornelius Hunt (see index)
      Daniel Hunt (see index)
      Patrick Hunt (ca. 1839) married Ellen CULHANE, daughter of Patrick Culhane and Margaret Fizzell of Glin later Richmond, ONT. They lived south of Napanee. Four children.
      John Hunt (1841-1919) married in Tyendinaga Township to Bridget GILL whom he met at the "Napanee County Fair." They lived at Conc. 7N 1/2 Lot 31 in Tyendinaga. Nine children. Names in this line are GOULDING, CLEARY, BYRNE, HART, DALY, DORAN, MCDERMOTT.

      Buried "age 69" in the presence of Richard Mahoney and John Murphy. (Erinsville parish registers, burials 1868, burial no 6 p 258, FHL Film #)