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Jefferson Hunt



Birth22 January 1804Bracken County, Kentucky, United States
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    Find A Grave, database and images, memorial page for Capt Jefferson Hunt (1803-1879), memorial #22927878.

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register: 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah), p. 88.

    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Sealings and adoptions of the living, 1846-1857; index, 1846-1857 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1958), p. 323-324; FHL microfilm 183374.

    Deseret News (Salt Lake City, Utah, United States: Digitized by: University of Utah, 1877), "Death of a Veteran," 21 May 1879, p. 1, column 1.

    Mormon Battalion Company A return list, 16 July 1846, Entry for Jefferson Hunt, box 4, folder 8, page 1, line 1.

Death11 May 1879Oxford, Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States
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    Find A Grave, database and images, memorial page for Capt Jefferson Hunt (1803-1879), memorial #22927878.

    Deseret News (Salt Lake City, Utah, United States: Digitized by: University of Utah, 1877), "Death of a Veteran," 21 May 1879, p. 1, column 1.

Burial13 May 1879Red Rock Pass Cemetery, Red Rock, Bannock, Idaho Territory, United States
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    Find A Grave, database and images, memorial page for Capt Jefferson Hunt (1803-1879), memorial #22927878.

    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for Jefferson Hunt, ID: K2WR-44J.

FatherJohn Thomas Hunt
MotherMartha Jenkins

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   • Celia Mounts
Married1 December 1823Macoupin County, Illinois, United States
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    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for Jefferson Hunt and Celia Mounts, ID: K2WR-44J and ID: KWV9-K8L.

    Deseret News, Deseret Evening News (Salt Lake City, Utah: Deseret News Co., 1889-1910), "Death of a Pioneer," 5 February 1897, p. 2, column 3.

    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Washings and Anointings 1845-1846, p. 44; FHL microfilm 183372.

          Children:
               Gilbert Hunt
               Nancy Ann Hunt
               Marshall L. Hunt
               Julia Jane Hunt
               John Hunt
               Harriet Hunt
               Joseph Hunt
               Jefferson Hunt Jr.
               Hyrum Hunt
               Parley Hunt
               Mary Hunt


   • Matilda Jane Nease
Married7 February 1846Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
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    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Sealings and adoptions of the living, 1846-1857; index, 1846-1857 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1958), p. 323-324; FHL microfilm 183374.

          Children:
               Sophronia Elizabeth Hunt
               Julia Ellen Hunt
               Olive Isabelle Hunt
               Thomas Jefferson Hunt
               James Franklin Hunt
               Liberty Independence Hunt
               Peter Hunt
               Matilda Hunt
               Janette Hunt
               Jane Hunt


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• 1840Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States
• 1846Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
• 1850Utah County, Utah Territory, United States
• 1860Ogden, Weber, Utah Territory, United States
• 1870Oxford, Cache, Utah Territory, United States

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• 1840 Population CensusQuincy, Adams, IllinoisExtractImage
• 1850 Population CensusUtah County, Utah TerritoryExtractImage
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• 1850 Population CensusUtah County, Utah TerritoryExtractImage
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• 1860 Population CensusOgden City, Weber, Utah TerritoryExtractImage
• 1870 Population CensusOxford, Cache, Utah TerritoryExtractImage

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Crossing the Plains

Levi W. Hancock/Jefferson Hunt/James Pace/Andrew Lytle CompanyView Source
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    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pioneer Data," database, part of "Church History Biographical Database" (Salt Lake City, UT: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

       Departure25-26 Aug 1847
       Arrival11, 16 Oct 1847
Jefferson Hunt CompanyView Source
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    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pioneer Data," database, part of "Church History Biographical Database" (Salt Lake City, UT: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

       Departure25 Nov 1850
       Arrivallate Jan 1851

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