Alexander Hunter —————————— Birth Date: 4 Jun 1843 Birth Place: Norfolk, VA Death Date: 2 Jul 1914Age: 71 Death Place: Silver Springs MD Burial Place: Arlington National Cemetery Occupation: Author Military: CSA Father: Bushrod Washington Hunter (Lt. U.S.N. & Maj. C.S.A.) (1807-1888) Mother: Mary Frances Blow (1816-1880)
Married first Alice Swain, second Mrs. Filah Saunders.No children.
An author, he wrote: Women in the Debatable Land (1908) Johnny Reb and Billy Yank (1909) [recently reprinted by the Virginia Historical Society] Huntsman in the South (1912) The Ancient Iron Pot The Old National
"Member of the Legislature of 1879; buried with full military honors in Arlington Cemetery, Confederate Section; For forty years an employee of the General Land Office, Washington." [Sidney Methiot Culbertson, The Hunter Family of Virginia, Denver CO 1934]