American Hunt Families
The following data is extracted from Hunt Family Records.
In about 16110 three Hunt brothers came from North England to New Fork. One of them settled in Rochester. Wilson Price Aunt, of Trenton. N. J., of this line, was John Jacob Astor's most trusted man in the company that founded Astoria, Ore., Apr. 12, 1811, and wad the first white man to he buried at the mouth of the Columbia River. His descendants live mostly in Oregon and Washington. The two other brothers went to North Carolina and founded families. Descendants located in Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee and Massachusetts. Other descendants settled in Claremont Co., Ohio (about 1800) and Wayne Co., Ind. Most of the Hunts of this branch are Baptists.
Source: Hunt Family Records