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John Hunt (b. Abt. 1735, d. Abt. 1808)John Hunt (son of John Tipton Hunt and Mary Fardenan) was born Abt. 1735 in Baltimore/Harford Co. Maryland ?, and died Abt. 1808 in Fleming County, Kentucky.He married Mary Overall on Bef. 1762 in Virginia ?.
Notes for John Hunt:
Rev. War list-Capt. John Tipton's Roll has the name of John Hunt on it.
Timeline-little proof of this.
1735-Family tradition says that John Hunt was born along the Gunpowder River in Baltimore/Harford Co. Md.Ruhama Shannon gives his birthdate as Aug. 13, 1730 St. Paul Parish, Baltimore Co. Md..It is thought that he moved from Maryland to the vicinity of Overall Creek (Prince William Co.) in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia wherre he married Mary Overall in the 1750's. There were many Overalls in Prince William Co. records but I found no mention of Hunts.
The first child of John and Mary Hunt was Lewis Wilson who was born in Virginia around 1762.In 1881 Miles Hunt said his grandparents werre John Hunt and Mary Overall.There are records of John, William, and Joseph Hunt in Lunenburg Co. VA. in the 1750's.
According to family tradition John Hunt fought in the American Revolution.
There is no proof that any or which one is our John Hunt.One served with Capt. Michael Raeder (Dunmore Co. Militia) who may have later been on the roll of John Tipton Oct 25, 1775.This is the one assumed to be our John Hunt.
1783-Shenandoah Co.VA-John Hunt was involved in several lawsuits in which he owed money to others.John Hunt, Jr., Reuben Hunt, and Basil Hunt were also mentioned.
1783-John Hunt is listed on Alexander Hite's tax list.
1787-After the Revolutionary War, John Tipton moved from Virginia to North Carolina and it is thought that John Hunt and his family moved also.The records of North Carolina mention a John Hunt and it is thoughthe is our ancestor.In 1784 North Carolina could not protect its western lands from Indian raids so it ceded the land back to the federal government.It later reversed its decisionn but, in the meantime, people living in that western area formed a separate state called Franklin.By December of 1787 John Hunt was in the Washington District of North Carolina (now Tennessee) where he, along with John Hunt, Jr. Basil and Reuben Hunt petitioned the General Assembly from the Western Country to set up the state of Franklin.Named after Benjamin Franklin, the state governed itself for four years but because of opposition from North Carolina it never became a formal state and in 1796 it became a part of Tennessee (documentation comes from the History of the lost state of Franklin by Samuel Williams, p. 339.
1791-John Hunt was now living in Bourbon Co. KY-August 4, 1791 deed from Mason Co. KY. Book A. p. 119 and 142-John Hunt Sr. of Bourbon Co. KY....Family tradition says the Hunts eventually left Tennessee because of a lack of salt.John Hunt was listed on the 1790 Bourbon Co. KY census.According to a lawsuit filed by his heirs in 1810, John Hunt purchased 1,000 acres in Bourbon Co. KY.This land was discovered to be a part of a tract of land covered by Wright's Military Survey.In disgust John Hunt then moved to Fleming Co. KY.His heirs were seeking to recover losses from this fraud.
By Feb. 27, 1793 he had married Esther, thought to be his second wife.
July 8, 1799-says he is a resident of Montgomery Co. KY
He was listed in the May court, 1799-Fleming Co. KY.In a newspaper article, dated
July 11, 1974, he was listed as being an original settler of Fleming Co.
1808-Fleming Co. KY. listed as deceased.Widow, Esther sues for dower lands in Bourbon Co. KY.May mean that they m. there in the 1790's and she wasn't the mother of his children.
Miles Hunt, in 1881, says that his grandmother's name was Mary Overall.No proof of this.Denton family tradition says that John also was the father of Sarah (Sally) Hunt who m. Abraham Denton;Deborah Hunt who m. Benjamin Denton; Mary (Polly) Hunt who m. William Denton.
Information from William Denton, a genealogy researcher, in 1969."I've done alot of research on John Hunt Sr.I can't prove if he is the same John Hunt that was in Shenandoah Co. VA.I couldn't find any trace of him in Washington Co. TN.I did find a John Hunt in Sullivan Co. TN.I think this is where the Hunts and Denton families met."
Harvey Faye, a Hunt researcher said that John Hunt married Mary Overall, daughter of John Overall of Prince William County, VA. (no documentation)
Miles Hunt says his grandfather was from England; this may be why there is no record of him in VA before 1783.
Shenandoah Co. VA order book, 1781-1784:
p.89 (Aug. 29, 1783)-Nathaniel Kelly plt vs. John Hunt, Sen. and John Hunt, Jr., deft-in case--this suit is dismissed.
p. 109 (Oct. 31, 1783)-Nathaniel Kelly plt vs. John Hunt Sr., deft-by attachment...This day came the plaintiff on the attachment...sheriff had attached 2 beds, 1 bed quilt, 1 sheet, 1 bedstead, 1 pillar, 1 coverlet, 1 bunk, 1 flat iron, 1 candlestick, 1 pewter plate, 3 spoons, 1 salt seller, 1 bason, 2 iron pots, etc....defendant failing to appear....plt. recover against deft. the sum of 20 pounds and his costs...ordered sheriff make sale of said attached effects....according to the law....
p. 120 (Dec. 15, 1783)Samuel Canby plt. vs John Hunt, Sen. Deft-in case--this day came the plaintiff by his attorney..John Roy undertook for defendent...deft. says he cannot gainsay the plt. action for 27 pounds, 13 shillings, and 6 pence...therefore plt. recover agst. deft. the same and his costs.
p. 136 (Mar. 27, 1784)Joseph Thompson pt. vs. John Hunt and Reuben Hunt, deft.In case--this day came the plaintiff by his attorney...the sheriff having returned on the capias not found....on motion of the plt. an alias capias is awarded agst. defendant....
p. 150 (Apr. 29, 1784)Joseph Thompson plt. vs. John Hunt and Reuben Hunt deft.In case---This day came the plaintiff by his attorney....Fergus Cron undertook for the deft...they shall satisfy and pay the condemnation of the court or render their bodies to prison..or said Fergus Cron will do it for them....
p. 155 (May 27, 1784)Joseph Thompson plt vs. John and Reuben Hunt deft, in case-this day came the parties by their attornies..deft. prays and has leave to imparle untill next court and then to plead....
John Hunt's second wife was named Esther.Bourbon Co. KY deed book 1, p. 23; Aug. 14, 1812.Esther Hunt, widow of John Hunt, Sr. deceased of Fleming Co. KY to Thomas Jones, Jr. Signed Esther Hunt, by John Hunt Jr.Attorney in fact.Also see Bourbon Co. KY deed book 1, p. 270, June 19, 1813 to William Kelly.
Thanks for sending your findings on John HUNT/HURT.I appreciate your keeping me informed on this.I am sending you what I have on our John (including your information) and will let you know if anything new arises.
Let me know also!Take care, Marta Jackson Vaillancourt
Death:7 Dec 1807Locust, Fleming County, KY2 Father: Joseph HUNT (1693-)
Mother: Mary LEWIS (ca1693-)
· this source has done extensive research on this line-see her info before changing data1
· source shows that John was born in England3
· John was born around 1735 near the Gunpowder River north of Baltimore in Maryland.He and his wife began a migration south and southwest, first settling in Virginia, in an area that is now Shenandoah County.There in Virginia their eight children were born.John was a restless man and he continued to move his family south along the shoulders of the mountain range, next settling in what was then North Carolina.Beginning in Baltimore, John Hunt's family was closely related to several other families, the Tiptons, Dentons and Harpers.The intermarried and interrelated families continued to move along together and are represented in a North Carolina petition that requested the government allow Western North Carolina to separate into a new state. In 1787, a North Carolina public bill supporting he erection of a new government was signed by some 500 inhabitants including John Hunt, Sr.4The western expanse of North Carolina became Tennessee in 1796.Tennessee's Scott County first located its county seat in Huntsville which was named after one of the "long hunters" named Hunt.The Long Hunters were those hardy men who were willing to be gone from civilization and family for months and years at a time.They first saw and named the unknown streams and mountain gaps, the salt licks, buffalo trails and rich meadows far behond the settlements.They gave heart and encouragement to their more prudent neighbors to settle the unknown wilderness.While living in Washington County of Tennessee, John Hunt's home was a waystation for Daniel Boone who traveled from Rowan Co, N.C. to Kentucky.The Boone family and John's and his wife's families had lived in Culpepper Co, VA.Before Tennessee became a state in fact, John Hunt had moved his clan on farther into the wilderness, this time crossing the back of the mountain range and finding a home in Kentucky.Tennessee had not offered a supply of salt for the settlers, and their way of life demanded salt for preservation of food and preparation of hides for leather and fur.The Long Hunters had crossed the mountains and made forays into Can-tuck-ee, the cherished hunting grounds of many Indian tribes, and they found several salt licks.John Hunt had bought land near those salt licks and by 1791 the Hunts began to claim their lands south of the Great Ohio River in the great open grasslands of northern Kentucky.It was in this area, also , that the legendary Simon Kenton had claimed 30,000 acres of land in the 1780's.But just as Simon Kenton was cheated out of his landholdings by unscrupulous land speculators, so was John Hunt cheated out of his land, and he moved again, finally settling in Fleming County, KY where he died in 1807.At one time, John Hunt, Sr. owned 5,000 to 6,000 acres of land in Kentucky that he purchased under the old Virginia colony currency (it was bargained for in English pounds, the legal currency for that period)4 -Barbara Broman shows John being born in Virginia4
· Barbara Broman shows John II Hunt marrying Mary Harper4
· Sue Cook shows being born in possibly Maryland and the deathyear as 18085
· served in the VA Militia under Col. John Tipton in 17755
· lived in Sullivan Co. TN about 1783 and to Bourbon Co, KY about 17905
· "1750's Prince William County, VA? Family tradition says he married Mary Overall in Prince William Co, VA in the 1750's.The records of that county at Ft. Wayne Public Library list many Overalls but no Hunts.On the rolls of Rommey and Winchester there is a John Hunt and several Dentons.No proof that this is our John Hunt. In the 1770's in VA, there were 4 or 5 John Hunts from VA sho fought in the American Revolution.There is no proof that any or which one is our John Hunt.One served with Capt. Michael Raeder (Dunmore Co. Militia) who may have later been on the roll of John Tipton Oct. 25, 1775.This is the one assumed to be our John Hunt.In 1783, in Shenandoah County, VA, John Hunt was involved in several lawsuits in which he owed money to others.(copy of actual documentation in file on this)John Hunt, Jr., Reuben Hunt, and Basil Hunt were also mentioned.In 1783, John Hunt is listed on Alexander Hite's tax list.In 1787 in the Western country of NC (Washington District, TN)Petition of the inhabitants of the western coutry, signed by John Hunt, Sr, John Hunt, Jr. Reuben Hunt, Lewis Hunt, Basil Hunt, and Jonathon Hunt.In 1791, in Bourbon County, KY on Agust 4, 1791 a deed from Mason Co, KY Book A-p. 119 and 142 shows John Hunt, Sr. of Bourbon Co, KY.In 1808 in Fleming Co, KY listed as deceased. Widow Esther sues for dower lands in Bourbon Co, KY.May mean that they married there in the 1790's and she wasn't the mother of his children. (source sent for vital records in Kentucky to attempt to prove that this John HUNT was in the Revolutionary War.They found that a John HURT received a boundary land warrent for his service, but not a John HUNT.They suggested that this source seek out boundary land warrents in Ohio for VA veterans-see all info in this sources file)6
· "Miles Hunt in 1881 says that his grandmother's name was Mary Overall.No proof of this"6
· John Hunt settled first in Bourbon County, KY but found that either thru fraud or an error, he was settled on land that was a part of a Military Survey for a Mr. Wright.In disgust he moved to Fleming County, KY where he died intestate about 18077
· "From a suit filed Ocotober 30,1810by the heirs of John Hunt, Sr.in Bourbon County Circuit Court against Thomas Jones, Jr.for the recovery of the land or the money paid for it " the heirs would show their ancestor John Hunt, March 1, 1791 purchased of William Lee a preemption of 1000 acres in Bourbon County.(their) ancestor discovered that part of tract was covered by Wright's Military Survey, parts were sold to divers persons and leaving that part interfering with said military survey; that John Hunt moved to Fleming County; that a certain Thomas Jones, Jr. surveyor, discovered that the balance of Lee's pre-emption did not interfere with Wright's tract; that Hunt, relying on Jones's statements, sold to Jones-etc--.That the old man (John Hunt) died intestate, leaving the orators and also another son, John Hunt, Jr. who refuses to report the right of his ancestor and who released his claim to said Thomas Jones, Jr. by a release dated September 1809; that since the death of John Hunt, not more than 3 years ago, they discovered the fraud practiced on their ancestor"7
· source Bonnie Jean Everhart shows that "several HUNT researchers firmly believe that John had only 7 children and not 14.They base this on there being only 7 heirs listed in the KY lawsuit.They believe Jonathan, Sarah, Mary "Polly", and Deborah were not children of John but possibly neices he was raising for a deceased brother"1
· source2 shows Esther Harper married John between 1752 and 1784 and that he was born in Baltimore, MD
· this source shows this birthyear and birthplace: 1735 in Virginia4
· source2 shows in another of her sources that John was born in 1735 and born in England and married to Mary OVERALL
· source8 shows that this John Tipton HUNT is a Sr.
· source shows a marriage date to Mary Overall as as 17599
· source shows that John was born in Joppatown, MD in 1749 and died in 180810
· "From a suit filed Ocotober 30,1810by the heirs of John Hunt, Sr.in Bourbon County Circuit Court against Thomas Jones, Jr.for the recovery of the land or the money paid for it " the heirs would show their ancestor John Hunt, March 1, 1791 purchased of William Lee a preemption of 1000 acres in Bourbon County.(their) ancestor discovered that part of tract was covered by Wright's Military Survey, parts were sold to divers persons and leaving that part interfering with said military survey; that John Hunt moved to Fleming County; that a certain Thomas Jones, Jr. surveyor, discovered that the balance of Lee's pre-emption did not interfere with Wright's tract; that Hunt, relying on Jones's statements, sold to Jones-etc--.That the old man (John Hunt) died intestate, leaving the orators and also another son, John Hunt, Jr. who refuses to report the right of his ancestor and who released his claim to said Thomas Jones, Jr. by a release dated September 1809; that since the death of John Hunt, not more than 3 years ago, they discovered the fraud practiced on their ancestor"This was signed by Wm.Basil Hunt, Reuben Hunt, Absolum Hunt, Benjamin Titsworth and wife Winney, Joseph Denton and wife Dradena.Another document of August, 1811 from Bouron County, KY circuit court shows " Esther Hunt who was the wife of John Hunt, now deceased demands from Thomas Jones and Ezekiel Thurston, the one third part of 420 acres, together with 3 messuages, 3 kitchens, 3 stables and 100 acres of arable land (not included in the 420 acres) which she claims as her dower of her late husband, that in 1789 a patent was issued for 1000 acres, a pre-emption right to William Lee, that March 1, 1791 Lee conveyed said 1000 acres to her late husband; (land) now in Bourbon Co, KY (tract crosses Houston Creek twice)."Another document of 5/19/1812 of Bourbon County, KY deed records (Book H, p. 519) shows "Esther Hunt by her agent, William P.
Roper, both of Fleming County, KY ---does release--- Thomas Jones Jr., of
Bourbon County, KY from judgement which "I obtained in an action of Dower in
Bourbon Circuit court---in a tract of land conveyed by my deceased husband
John Hunt, Sr. lying in Bourbon Co, KY on waters of the Houston also tract of
land containing 36 ½ acres conveyed by John Hunt's heirs to Barnabas Hayden
and that conveyed by John Hunt to Sam Wright and by Wright conveyed to Thomas
· source Bonnie Everhart has information from the Lunenburg Co. VA Deed Book 10/1- is is one of 24 Hunt transactions there."October 11, 1764 John and
Esther Hunt grantors to John Lovell, grantee"1
Birth:19 Mar 1731 Virginia9,5
Death:1790/1800Washington District, NC3
Father: John W. OVERALL Sr. (1701-1743)
Mother: Mary ELLIOTT (~1703-1738)
· Barbara Broman shows that Mary Harper is John Hunt's wife and that she was born in Virginia4 A possibility of this is also brought up in another sources document of 19697
· Mary Overall may have died before John Hunt moved to Kentucky5
· Sue Montgomery Cook states Mary was born in 17405
· source Carolyn Hodges (12) agrees with the birthdate and marriage given by source Robin D. Overall9 (Carolyn found it in the "Register of Saint Paul's Parish 1715-1798" by King (St. Paul's was in Stafford Co. VA 1715-1776 then located in King George Co., VA 1777-1798)
· source Eudine Britton shows the marriage year as 175013
· source John Vice shows that Mary born about 17453
· source8shows that Marys surname is HARPER
Marriage:1761Page Co., Virginia11
Children:John Tipton (1763-1829)
Lewis Wilson (1762-1801)
William Basil (1765-1828)
Sarah (Sally) (1779-1831)
Mary "Polly" (1776->1828)
1. Bonnie Jean Holt Everhart, 200 Fairview Street, Clinton, N.C.28328 (email@example.com)
2. Phyllis Hopper, 13520 S.E. LeAnn Court, Boring, Oregon97009(Gramagator@aol.com)
3. John Vice, RR #2, Box 141, Ewing (Fleming Co.), KY41039 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
4. Barbara Broman, 302 Northwood Drive, Bluffton, IN 46714 (email
5. Sue Montgomery Cook, 2020 Bay Drive, Bradenton, Fl 34207 (CTKF67B@prodigy.com) (http://www.acun.com/dentons)
6. Lora Hunt Jeffries, 32 Lansdowne Lane, Carmel, IN 46022(317) 844-1686 (email@example.com)
7. Immogene Hannan Brown, Alexandria, Indiana (from the HUNT/DENTON document she researched in 1969-this woman is now deceased)
8. Bette J. S. Oden, 41250 McDowell Creek Drive, Lebanon, Oregon97355-9747(firstname.lastname@example.org).
9. Robin D. Overall, 4140 Hackmore Loop, Irving, TX 75061 NOTE: MAIL BEING RETURNED FROM THIS EMAIL ADDRESS>> (email@example.com)
10. Jim Lossing, Apartado 945, Trujillo, Peru (firstname.lastname@example.org) or c/o judy Frasch, 7290 Jurupa Road, Riverside, CA 92509 (LNJFRASCH@aol.com).
12. Carolyn Hodges, HC 62, Box 295, Durant, OK 74701 (email@example.com)
13. Eudine Britton, 133 Kingwood Drive, Chattanooga, Tennessee37412-1627(former editor of "OVERALLS ALL OVER")
John Ross vs. John Hunt, Sr. and Basil Hunt, Fleming Co., Ky
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Besides, the summons, this was all that was included in this suit.No mention was
made of a settlement.
Fleming Co., KY Circuit Court
J & B Hunt
To the Honble the Judges of the Circuit Court of Fleming siting in
Chancery. Your orater John Ross Humbly Shows
That Some time ago a certain John Hunt Senr & Thomas Flowers made a Covenant
with John Crittenden by which they purchased of the saidCrittenden a large quantity
of Land situate in different parts of this Comonwealth, that by Some fraud or other
Circumstance unknown to your orator the said Crittenden vacatio? the said Contract and
by the decree of the Court of Chancery the said Hunt & Flowers were order'd to
reconvey the premises to the said John Crittenden; that after this decree of Cancell
went had pas'd, the said John Hunt Senr Who your orator prays may be made a deft to
this Bill proposed? to Sell to your orator one thousand acres of the Land which
he said he had purchased of Crittenden & Concealed from your orater the decree which
had cancell'd the agreement between himself & Crittenden that your orater purchased
the said 1000 acres of Land from the said John Hunt & received the Bond of the said
Jnofor the Conveyance thereto which will on a proper occasion be here to annexed; your
orator shows farther that he assigned to the said Hunt in payment of the Land a bond
held by your orater on a certain Benjn Lodges for the Sum of two hundred & fifty
pounds p-?- money with fifteen years Interest thereon with a Credit for the -?-of
three hundred dollars.Your Orater Shows farther that the said John Hunt the Deft, is
notoriously insolvent & that he has long been in the habit of making sales of Lands &
ther property to which he pretended title & as soon as he received any thing for such
sales transfering the property received to Some of his sons, by which means the
unguarded purchaser became compleatly defrauded of the price given, becausethe said
John the Deft care fully avoided holding any thing which could be subject to Ex in
[abbreviation for Execution?] and the son to whom his property was transfer'dpretended to be ignorant of the fraudulent practices of his father & to be a fair
purchase of the property at an adequate price;Your orater Shows further that the
said John Hunt the Deft in pursuance of hi Same practise -?- transfer'd the bond to
his son Lewis Hunt who again transfered the bond to Basil Hunt for a trifling
consideration -?- intended as a cover to the fraud than as a fair & adequate
Consideration, and your orater expressly charges that both Lewis Hunt (who is since
dead without issue or Exor) & Basil Hunt both at & before the times of the transfer
aforesd to them had compleat notice that the contract between their father &
Crittenden was sissolved that the bond on Lodges was procured from your orater by a
pretended Sale of a part of the Said Land & that nothing Could ever pass to your
orator by the Said purchase and also that their father was perfectly insolvent & as
your orater believes intended to remain so.Your orater Shows farther that he
has repeatedly applied himself to the said Basil Hunt (who he prays may be made a deft
to this Bill) to cancel the said agreement and restore to him the Bond on Benj
But now to it is may it -?- -?- -?- that the said Basil Hunt Combining
himself to & with the other deft John Hunt Senr & other unknown but who wen discover'd
he prays may be the -?- defts with apt words to charge them refuses to restore to your
orater the bond aforesd & cancel & annul the said bargain, but gives out in speches
that your orater may seek his remedy against the said Deft John Hunt who he knows is
insolventAll which actings and doings of the said Deft's are Contrary to Equity &
lead to your orater -?- .In -?- Consideration of Which and a s your orator is
with out remedy at Common Law & can only be relieved in Equity where matters of
this kind are only and properly Cogurzable?.To? the End therefore that the said
Defts may on their -?- Oaths & full true and perfect and -?- make to the promises or
fully as if -?- repealed & interogated, May it please your Honors by your decree to
nullify & Cancell the said agreement between your orater & the Said John Hunt Senr &
order the said Bon on Lodges to be restored to your orater; and that if the Said Basil
Hunt has received any of the moneys from the said Lodges or his Exors or represtatives
or has made any adjustment of the debt by the receipt of other property, such other
property order'd to be deliver to your orator, or the said Basil Hunt be decreed to
acc [rest of the word missing-ragged paper edge] with your orator to grant is may be
Conferable to Equity & Suitable to your orators Case, & to grant to yr. Orator the
writ of Spa? to the said Defts Basil Hunt & John Hunt Senr. to be decreed Commanding
&c & yr orator
Alex r K. Manshale?
for the Compt?
Fleming Co., KY Deed Book A-1 pg. 142-143, John Hunt Sr., 1799
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Know all men by these Presents that I John Hunt Sen. of Montgomery County & State of
Kentucky have made, obtained constituted and appointed John Hunt Jnr. of Fleming
County & State aforesaid all debts demands & damages that shall or may be recovered of
said Jacob Myers giving, and by these presents granting to my sd. Attorney my sole
Power & Authority to take persue & follow such Legal Courses for the recovery &
obtaining of the same as I myself could or might do wear I Personally Present and in
all things touching the same as he may think proper to do, as also to appoint one or
more Attorneys under him, and to revoke the same at his pleasure also to revoke the
Powers giving by me heretofore to any person whatsoever, and to act for me & in my
name with all other persons whatsoever in recovering and receiving as above so far as
my said Attorney shall think proper, ratifying allowing and confirming whatsoever my
sd Attorney shall Lawfully do or cause to be done by virtue of these Presents.In
witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand & Seal this 26th November 1798
Signed in the Presence
of usJohn Hunt
Fleming CountyJuly the 8th 1799
This Power of Attorney from John Hunt Senr. to John Hunt Jnr. was received into my
office and acknowledged by the saidd John Hunt Senr. to be his act and deed, whereupon
a Copy of the same is admitted to Record
Joshua Stockton C.F.Cl.
A John Hunt, Sen. took the oath of allegiance in Pittsylvania Co. VA 1977.
More About John Hunt:
Burial: Unknown, BaptistCemetery, Locust, Fleming Co. KY.
More About John Hunt and Mary Overall:
Marriage: Bef. 1762, Virginia ?.
Children of John Hunt and Mary Overall are:
- +John Tipton Hunt, b. Abt. 1763, Old Frederick, now Shenandoah County, Virginia, d. March 15, 1829, Fleming County, Kentucky658.