Records of John Hunt on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your John Hunt family tree. A vast range of data is available to search ranging from census records, births, deaths and marriages, military records and immigration records to name but a few. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for John Hunt and the Hunt Family History

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the John Hunt Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the John Hunt family tree.

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Hunt Genealogy Databases

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Miscellaneous Hunt Databases

Check out the Ellis Island Database for information on John Hunt. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.


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Some Famous People called John Hunt

John Wesley HuntWikipedia John Wesley Hunt (1773?1849) was a prominent businessman and early civic leader in Lexington, Kentucky.
John HuntWikipedia John Hunt (1740-1824) was a prominent Quaker minister and journalist from Moorestown Township, New Jersey.
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John HuntWikipedia John Hunt (1712 ? March 31, 1778) was a merchant and Quaker minister from London, England.
John E. HuntWikipedia John Edmund Hunt (November 25, 1908 - September 22, 1989) was an American Republican Party politician who represented New Jersey's 1st congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1967 to 1975.
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Other names that sound a bit like Hunt

Family names can get corrupted over time, particularly where literacy was not as good. The following list contains some names that have similar sounds so you may want to also look at one or two of the more likely possibilites.

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