Samuel Hunt Sr.

  • Birth: 1659 Newtown, Long Island NY
  • Death: 1729 Maidenhead NJ
  • Burial:
  • Sex: M
  • Living: N





Source: Ancestors of Roger Stephen Dildine This source shows this Samuel Hunt also marrying an Abigail Knowlton, just as did his son Samuel Hunt, Jr. 260. Samuel HUNT was born about 1667 in Maidenhead, Lawrenceville, Mercer Co, NJ. He died 1717 in Newtown, Long Island, NY and was buried in Newtown, Long Island, NY. Samuel married Abigail KNOWLTON about 1710 in Sussex Co, NJ. 261. Abigail KNOWLTON was born about 1684 in New Jersey. She died 03 Sep 1767 in Maidenhead, , NJ.

m. Mary (Smith ?)


1. Samuel Hunt, Jr. d. 15 Dec 1752. Married Abigail Knowlton. 1.1 Samuel Hunt 3rd. 1.2 Ralph Hunt 1.3 Sarah Hunt m. David Price 1.4 Martha Hunt (my line) m. Samson Dildine (also spelled Sampson Dildine) 1.5 Abigail Hunt m. John Oxford, Jr. 1.6 Richard Hunt m. Mary Hull 1.7 John Hunt 1.8 Thomas Hunt m. Tabitha Cook.

2. Ralph Hunt d. 1733. m. Elizabeth Jessup (?) who later married Phillip Phillips. 2.1 Edward Hunt 2.2 Jemima Hunt 2.3 Kezia Hunt 2.4 John Hunt 2.5 Samuel Hunt 2.6 Elizabeth Hunt

3. John Hunt 3.1 Willson Hunt 3.2 Jonathan Hunt 3.2.1 Andrew Hunt 3.2.2 Charles Hunt, Sr. Jonathan Hunt James Hunt Mary Hunt Timothy Hunt Rebecca Hunt George Hunt John Hunt Sarah Hunt Smith Hunt William Hunt Nancy Hunt Catherine Hunt Charles Hunt, Jr. Stephen Hunt 3.2.3 John Hunt 3.2.4 Wilson hunt 3.2.5 Levi Hunt 3.2.6 George Hunt 3.2.7 Sarah Hunt 3.2.8 Mary Hunt 3.2.9 Daniel Hunt 3.2.10 Elizabeth Hunt 3.2.11 Gersham Hunt 3.2.12 Catherine Hunt 3.2.13 Enoch Hunt 3.2.14 Susanna Hunt 3.2.15 margaret Hunt 3.2.16 Noah Hunt 3.2.17 Cynthia Hunt 3.2.18 Jonathan Hunt 3.2.19 Abijah Hunt 3.2.20 Timothy Hunt 3.3 Charity Hunt 3.4 Johannah Hunt 3.5 John Hunt 3.6 Noah Hunt 3.7 Gershom Hunt 3.8 Daniel Hunt 3.9 Enoch Hunt

4. Mary Hunt

5. Anna Hunt

6. Elizabeth Hunt

7. Thomas Hunt m. Hannah Pierson 7.1 Elizabeth Hunt 7.2 James Hunt 7.3 Thomas Hunt 7.4 Jacob Hunt 7.5 Edward Hunt 7.6 Jesse Hunt 7.7 Samuel Hunt 7.8 John Hunt 7.9 Susanna Hunt 7.10 Margaret Hunt 7.11 Nathaniel Hunt 7.12 Sarah Hunt

8. Jasper Hunt

9. Edward Hunt 9.1 James Hunt 9.2 Sarah Hunt 9.3 Anna Hunt 9.4 Anglica Hunt 9.5 Eleanor Hunt

* The will of Samuel Hunt Sr. * Mark Hicks * * 11/22/99

The will of Samuel hunt which is on file in the New Jersey Wills, Vol 1, page 248, follows:

“In the name of God Amen the fifteenth day of January in the year of our Lord 1717/8: I Samuel Hunt of the Town of Maidenhead in the County of Hunterdon and province of New Jersie; yeoman: Being sick and weak in body but of perfect mind & memory: thanks be given to god therefore & calling until mind the mortality of my body & knowing that it is appointed for men once to Die: Do make and ordain this my Last will and Testament: that is to say principally and first of all I give and Recommend my Soule unto the hands of God that gave it and for my body I Recommend it to the Earth to be buried in A Christian like and decent maimer at the Discretion of my Executors: Nothing doubting but at the general Resurrection I shall Receive the Same again by the mighty power of god & as touching such worldly estate: where with it hath pleased God to Bless me in this Life I give and Dispose of the same in the following manner and form:

In primis I order all my just and Lawful Debts to be paid out of me movable Estate and all the Remaining parts of my movable Estate I give to my Dearly beloved wife except what is here after mentioned and given to my children: I aliso give to my wife the use of my now dwelling house and also the use of that part of my plantation on the North or upper side of the Kings Rhoade lying through Maidenhead for her lifetime.

Item I give to my Beloved Son Samuel Hunt all that part of my plantation lying below the said Rhoad on the south side of it to him his heir executors administrators and assigns forever & allso give to my son Samuel Hunt my now dwelling house and all that part of my plantation Lying above the Rhoade after my wives Decease to him his heirs executors administrators and assigns forever; he paying such sums and Legacies as is hereafter expressed.

Item I give to my beloved sons Ralph Hunt and John Hunt all that tract of Land lying on Stoney brook parte whereof Is in hopwell and part in maidenhead & be equally Divided between them both: at the Discretion of my son Samuel: and Hezekia bonham: and John price whome I depose and apoint to Divide it between my two sons afore said as equally as they well can and when it is so Divided that then my son Ralph Hunt shall have his first choice and my son John Hunt shall have the other parte the which I give to them their heirs executors administrators and assigns forever: they paying such legacies as is hereafter expressed.

Item I give to my beloved Daughter Mary one heifer of two years old. Iteni I give to my beloved Daughter Anna one mare. Item I give to my beloved Daughter Elizabeth Hunt one cow and one mare to be Delivered to her on the Day after marriage.

Item I give to my beloved son Thomas Hunt one mare of two years to be Delivered to him at my deceas I aliso give him fifteen pounds current money of the province to be paid him by my son Samuel Hunt; within six months after he is twenty one years of age.

Item I give to my beloved son Jasper Hunt ten pounds current money of this province to be paid by my son Samuel Hunt within six rnonths after he is twentyone years of age: and also I give to my son Jasper hunt five pounds curant money of this province to be paid him: by my son Ralph Hunt: in Six months after he is twenty one years of age.

Item I give to my beloved son Edward Hunt ten pounds curent money of this provice to be paid him by my son Samuel hunt In Six months after he is twenty one years of age and also I give to my Son Edward Hunt five pounds curant money of this province to be paid him by my son John Hunt Six months after he is Twenty one years of age.

Item I constitute make and ordaine my Dearly beloved wife and my beloved Son Samuel hunt my onely and sole executors of this my last will and testament:and I Do hereby utterly Disalow Revoke and Disanull all and every other former testaments and wills and Legacies Bequests and executors by me in any way before this time named willed and bequeathed Ratifying and confirming: this & no other to be my Last will and testament. In witness Whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seale the Day and year above written.

his Samuel Hunt (Seal) mark

Signed Sealled published pronounced and Declared by the said Samuel Hunt as his Last will and testament In the presence of us the Subscribers viz:

Ralph Hunt Theophilus Phillips Jonathan Davis

County of Burlington In 'the province of New Jersey ye 12 of October 1720 There came Before me Isaac Defore Surrogate appointed for proving of Wills &c Ralph Hunt and being Sworn upon ye holy Evangelist of all mighty God Declare that he was present & saw ye with Name Samuel Hunt Signe Seall & Declar ye within Instrument to be his Last will & Testament and yet at ye Same time he was of Sound mind and memory to Ye Best of His Knowledg or beleafe & yt as ye Same time He saw ye other Evidencer sine ye Same as Wittnesses.

Ralph Hunt

Taken before me ye Day & year Above - Isaac Defore Surrogate

County of Burlington In ye Province of New Jersey ye 12th of October 1720 There came before me Isaac Defore Surrogate Appointed for proving of Wills Mary Hunt and Samuell Hunt ye within Name Executors & upon oath Declare yt the within Instrument Contains ye Last Will & Testament of Samuel Hunt Deceased so far as they Know or beleave & that they Will well & truly proform ye same by paying first the debts then ye Legacies contained therein and make a true and perfect Inventory & also A Just account when there until Required.”

Samuel Hunt her Mary Hunt mark

Taken before me ye Day and year above written

Isaac Defore Surrogate

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