Hunt, John, 1740-1824

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John Hunt was born in 1740, the son of Robert and Abigail (Wood) Hunt of New Jersey. His father was a first cousin to the John Woolman (1720-1772). In 1763, John Hunt married Esther Warrington in the Chester meeting house, under the supervision of Evesham Monthly Meeting. He was a Quaker minister for more than 50 years and died in 1824. His memorial, published in 1841, highlighted his public testimony concerning pride and superfluity, and stated that he was particularly concerned with temperance.

From the description of Papers, 1770-1828. (Swarthmore College). WorldCat record id: 57202262

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contributorOf Roberts, Rachel H., 1791-1881. Roberts-Hunt family papers, 1677-1829. Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
creatorOf Conrow, Darling. Conrow-Hunt Family Correspondence, 1786-1886. Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
contributorOf Hiram Doty collected papers relating to Quaker history, 1756-1874 Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
referencedIn Benezet, Anthony, 1713-1784. Letter, 1765 January 14, Philad[elphi]a to "Loving Friend Rob[er]t Pleasants" / Anthony Benezet. Haverford College Library
creatorOf Hunt, John, 1740-1824. Papers, 1770-1828. Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
referencedIn Hunt, Joshua, 1754-1792. Letter, 1790 Nov. 21. Historical Society of Moorestown
creatorOf Matlack family. Papers, 1685-[1919]. Haverford College Library
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acquaintanceOf Allinson, Martha Cooper, 1748-1823 person
acquaintanceOf Allinson, Samuel, 1739?-1791 person
acquaintanceOf Andrews, Isaac, 1749-1820 person
acquaintanceOf Andrews, Isaac, approximately 1715-1775 person
acquaintanceOf Atkinson, Elizabeth, 1731-1796 person
acquaintanceOf Atkinson, Samuel, 1768?-1841 person
acquaintanceOf Bassett, Deborah Dunn, 1745-1805 person
associatedWith Benezet, Anthony, 1713-1784. person
acquaintanceOf Bispham, Joshua, 1705?-1795 person
acquaintanceOf Bonsall, Mary Hoskins Newbould, 1765-1814 person
acquaintanceOf Borton, Issac, 1737-1807 person
acquaintanceOf Brayton, Patience, 1733-1794 person
acquaintanceOf Brown, Clayton, 1763-1847 person
acquaintanceOf Burroughs, Joseph, 1736-1814 person
acquaintanceOf Burroughs, Samuel, 1742-1793 person
acquaintanceOf Buzby, Hannah Stokes Haines, 1742-1815 person
sibling-in-law of Buzby, Hannah Warrington. person
sibling-in-law of Buzby, Joseph person
acquaintanceOf Cattle, Jonas, 1741-1828 person
acquaintanceOf Churchman, George, 1730-1814 person
acquaintanceOf Churchman, John, 1705-1775 person
acquaintanceOf Coles, Job, 1748-1828 person
acquaintanceOf Coles, Kendall, 1723-1804 person
acquaintanceOf Collins, Elizabeth, 1755-1831 person
sibling-in-law of Collins, Esther, 1751-1820 person
acquaintanceOf Collins, Job, 1752-1827 person
acquaintanceOf Collins, Job, 1782-1814 person
sibling-in-law of Collins, John, 1750-1817 person
acquaintanceOf Comly, John, 1773-1850 person
parent-in-law of Conrow, Darling, 1783-1845 person
parentOf Conrow, Esther Hunt, 1783-1808 person
acquaintanceOf Cook, Charity, 1745-1822 person
acquaintanceOf Cooper, David, 1725-1795 person
acquaintanceOf Cooper, James, 1754-1819 person
acquaintanceOf Cowperthwaite, Hugh, 1744-1808 person
acquaintanceOf Cowperthwaite, Job, -1813 person
acquaintanceOf Cowperthwaite, Joseph, 1793-1822 person
acquaintanceOf Cowperthwaite, Rebecca Roberts, 1750-1827 person
correspondedWith Cox, John, approximately 1754-1847 person
acquaintanceOf Cox, John, approximately 1754-1847 person
acquaintanceOf Cresson, Sarah, 1771-1829 person
acquaintanceOf Darby, Deborah, 1754-1810 person
acquaintanceOf Dillwyn, George, 1738-1820 person
acquaintanceOf Drinker, Elizabeth, 1737-1794 person
acquaintanceOf Dudley, Thomas, 1741-1829 person
acquaintanceOf Edwards, Ann, 1773-1820 person
sibling-in-law of Evans, Caleb, 1737- person
sibling-in-law of Evans, Elizabeth Warrington Haines, 1739-1805 person
sibling-in-law of Evans, Enoch, 1743-1818 person
acquaintanceOf Evans, John, 1739-1821 person
acquaintanceOf Evans, John, 1774-1841 person
associatedWith Evans, Jonathan, 1759-1839. person
relativeOf Evans, Joshua, 1731-1798 person
acquaintanceOf Evans, Joshua, 1731-1798 person
sibling-in-law of Evans, Joshua, 1731-1798. person
acquaintanceOf Evans, Rebecca Cowperthwaite, 1778-1861 person
acquaintanceOf Evans, Thomas, 1693-1783 person
memberOf Evesham Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1760-1827 : Mount Laurel, N.J.) corporateBody
memberOf Evesham Monthly Meeting (Society of Friends : 1760-1827 : Mount Laurel, N.J.). Preparative Meeting of Ministers and Elders. corporateBody
acquaintanceOf Forster, William, 1784-1854 person
acquaintanceOf Foster, Hannah Core, 1710-1777 person
acquaintanceOf Foster, William, 1707-1778 person
acquaintanceOf Foster, William, 1751-1784 person
acquaintanceOf Foulke, Elizabeth, 1758-1820 person
correspondedWith Foulke, Joseph, 1786-1863 person
acquaintanceOf French, Charles, 1753-1834 person
acquaintanceOf French, Robert, 1749-1811 person
acquaintanceOf Gaskill, Solomon, approximately 1728-1793 person
acquaintanceOf Gibbs, Lucas, 1773-1807 person
acquaintanceOf Grellet, Stephen, 1773-1855 person
acquaintanceOf Griffith, Abraham, 1712?-1798 person
acquaintanceOf Haines, Hinchman, 1767-1853 person
nieceOrNephewOf Harvey, John, 1724-1792 person
acquaintanceOf Healy, Christopher, 1773-1851 person
acquaintanceOf Hicks, Elias, 1748-1830. person
acquaintanceOf Hilliard, Reuben, 1769-1812 person
acquaintanceOf Hollinshead, Edmund, 1708-1781 person
acquaintanceOf Hollinshead, Edmund, 1749-1809 person
acquaintanceOf Hollinshead, Jacob, 1732-1819 person
sibling-in-law of Hooton, Elisha, approximately 1749-1811 person
acquaintanceOf Hoskins, John, approximately 1728-1814 person
parentOf Hunt, Abigail, 1770-1823 person
parentOf Hunt, Benjamin, 1780-1822 person
auntOrUncleOf Hunt, Caleb, 1786-1834 person
auntOrUncleOf Hunt, Elisha, 1779-1873 person
spouseOf Hunt, Esther, 1743-1833 person
parentOf Hunt, Hannah, 1785-1839 person
parentOf Hunt, John, 1778-1824 person
parentOf Hunt, Joseph, 1768-1856 person
sibling of Hunt, Joshua, 1754-1792 person
relativeOf Hunt, Nathan, 1758-1853 person
grandparentOf Hunt, Nathan, 1800- person
parentOf Hunt, Robert, 1709-1764 person
sibling of Hunt, Robert, 1745-1805 person
parentOf Hunt, Samuel, 1765-1791 person
relativeOf Hunt, William, 1733-1772 person
acquaintanceOf Jackson, William, 1746-1834 person
acquaintanceOf Jenkins, Mehetable Weymouth, 1731-1815 person
acquaintanceOf Jones, Rebecca, 1739-1817 person
acquaintanceOf Jones, William, -1782 person
acquaintanceOf Jordan, Richard, 1756-1826 person
acquaintanceOf Justice, Joseph, 1763-1825 person
acquaintanceOf Kaighn, Joseph, 1734?-1797 person
acquaintanceOf Lindley, Jacob, 1744-1814 person
acquaintanceOf Lippincott, Caleb, 1740- person
associatedWith Lippincott, Elizabeth A. person
acquaintanceOf Lippincott, John, 1737-1780 person
acquaintanceOf Lippincott, John, 1758- person
acquaintanceOf Lippincott, Joshua, 1732-1813 person
acquaintanceOf Lippincott, Samuel, 1770-1844 person
acquaintanceOf Lippincott, Thomas, 1756-1821 person
acquaintanceOf Lloyd, John, 1725-1797 person
associatedWith Matlack, Ann R. person
associatedWith Matlack, Asa, 1783-1851. person
associatedWith Matlack family. family
acquaintanceOf Matlack, Joseph, 1767-1814 person
acquaintanceOf Matlack, William, 1725-1795 person
acquaintanceOf Matlack, William, 1752-1805 person
acquaintanceOf Mifflin, Warner, 1745-1798 person
acquaintanceOf Miller, Ebenezer, 1725-1800 person
acquaintanceOf Miller, Mark, 1740-1800 person
acquaintanceOf Morris, Sarah, 1704-1775 person
acquaintanceOf Neale, Samuel, 1729-1792 person
acquaintanceOf Newbold, Mary Foster, 1741-1809 person
acquaintanceOf Offley, Daniel, 1756-1793 person
acquaintanceOf Parrish, John, 1730-1807 person
acquaintanceOf Pemberton, John, 1727-1795 person
acquaintanceOf Potts, Joseph, 1742-1804 person
acquaintanceOf Redman, Mercy Davis, 1722-1778 person
acquaintanceOf Redman, Thomas, 1714-1766 person
acquaintanceOf Redman, Thomas, 1742-1823 person
acquaintanceOf Reeve, Benjamin, 1737-1801 person
acquaintanceOf Reeve, John, approximately 1729-1816 person
acquaintanceOf Reeve, Mark, 1724-1788 person
acquaintanceOf Reeves, Hannah Foster, 1734-1813 person
acquaintanceOf Roberts, Ebenezer, 1776-1854 person
acquaintanceOf Roberts, Enoch, 1718-1782 person
acquaintanceOf Roberts, Enoch, 1768- person
acquaintanceOf Roberts, Enoch, 1789- person
acquaintanceOf Roberts, John, 1713-1770 person
acquaintanceOf Roberts, John, 1744-1827 person
acquaintanceOf Roberts, Joseph, 1742-1826 person
acquaintanceOf Roberts, Joshua, 1770-1815 person
acquaintanceOf Roberts, Josiah, 1783-1841. person
auntOrUncleOf Roberts, Rachel H., 1791-1881. person
acquaintanceOf Roberts, Rebecca Stokes, 1720-1815 person
acquaintanceOf Roberts, Samuel, 1746-1821 person
acquaintanceOf Roberts, Samuel, 1758-1834 person
acquaintanceOf Roberts, William, 1753-1829 person
sibling-in-law of Rogers, William, 1731-1812 person
acquaintanceOf Ross, Thomas, approximately 1709-1786 person
acquaintanceOf Routh, Martha Winter, 1743-1817 person
acquaintanceOf Savery, William, 1750-1804 person
acquaintanceOf Scattergood, Thomas, 1748-1814 person
acquaintanceOf Scott, Job, 1751-1793 person
acquaintanceOf Simpson, James, 1743-1811 person
acquaintanceOf Simpson, James, 1775- person
acquaintanceOf Simpson, John, Quaker person
acquaintanceOf Sleeper, John, 1731-1794 person
acquaintanceOf Smith, Samuel, 1737-1817 person
acquaintanceOf Stevenson, Mary Bunting, 1730-1788 person
acquaintanceOf Stokes, Samuel, 1711-1781 person
sibling-in-law of Stokes, Samuel, 1744-1802 person
acquaintanceOf Stokes, Samuel, -1820 person
acquaintanceOf Swett, Benjamin, approximately 1738-1819 person
acquaintanceOf Swett, Mary Howell, approximately 1739-1821 person
acquaintanceOf Tatem, John, 1739-1821 person
acquaintanceOf Thorn, Thomas, 1740-1809 person
acquaintanceOf Thornton, James, 1727-1794 person
acquaintanceOf Thornton James 1761-1794 person
acquaintanceOf Thornton, James, 1785-1858 person
acquaintanceOf Thornton, Joseph, 1756-1790 person
acquaintanceOf Tomlinson, Ephraim, 1695-1780 person
acquaintanceOf Valentine, Robert, 1717-1786 person
acquaintanceOf Vickers, Thomas, 1720-1793 person
acquaintanceOf Walker, Robert, 1717-1785 person
acquaintanceOf Waln, Nicholas, 1742-1813 person
auntOrUncleOf Warrington, Abraham, 1755- person
parent-in-law of Warrington, Elizabeth Bishop person
child-in-law of Warrington, Henry person
sibling-in-law of Warrington, Joseph person
sibling-in-law of Warrington, Rebecca Walton. person
acquaintanceOf White, Josiah, 1705-1780 person
acquaintanceOf White, Samuel, 1742-1818 person
acquaintanceOf Wigham, John, 1749-1839 person
acquaintanceOf Wilkins, Thomas, 1700-1791 person
acquaintanceOf Willis, Robert, approximately 1713-1791 person
sibling-in-law of Wills, Aaron person
acquaintanceOf Wills, Aaron, 1734-1805 person
acquaintanceOf Wills, Micajah, -1797 person
relativeOf Woolman, John, 1720-1772 person
acquaintanceOf Wright, Rebecca Gibbs, approximately 1740-1811 person
auntOrUncleOf Yarnall, Hannah Haines Thornton, 1765-1822 person
relativeOf Yarnall, Hannah Haines Thornton, 1765-1822 person
relativeOf Yarnall, Peter, 1754-1798 person
acquaintanceOf Young, Rebecca, approximately 1758-1834 person
acquaintanceOf Zane, Isaac, 1710-1794 person
acquaintanceOf Zane, Isaac, 1753-1816 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Burlington County NJ US
Subject
Society of Friends
Quakers
Lay ministry--Society of Friends
Occupation
Quakers
Farmers--New Jersey
Clergy
Activity

Person

Birth 1740-08-05

Death 1824-09-21

Male

English

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