Ernest Hemingway

Ancestry of
Ernest Hemingway

Author of The Sun Also Rises


    Asa Hunt

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    • 8th Generation — 5th Great-grandfather of Ernest Hemingway
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 172 
    • Birth Date:
    • 8 May 1710 
    • Birth Location:
    • Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 29 Jan 1751/1752 
    • Death Location:
    • at sea near Clark's Island, Plymouth Bay, Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 2 Dec 1736 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts 
    • Notes: 
    • Asa Hunt drowned in 1752.

      Asa's brother John Hunt was granted administration of his estate 15 APR 1752.

      “John Hunt who is appointed Admininstrator on the Estate of his Brother Asa Hunt Late of Plimouth in the County aforesaid . . .”

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  • Sources for Asa Hunt

    • 1 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Plymouth, Vol. 1, pp. 55-56, Birth records for children of Asa and Sarah Hunt.
    • 2 Massachusetts, Compiled Marriages, 1633-1850, Marriage record for Asa Hunt and Sarah Partridge, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 3 Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, Death record for Asa Hunt, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 4 Massachusetts, Wills and Probate Records, 1635-1991, Case #11054, Probate file for Asa Hunt, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 6 Hunt, Mitchell J., A Brief Corrected Genealogy of Captain Ziba Hunt (1746-1820) of Duxbury, MA, Newent, CT, New Lebanon, NY, . . ., Willow Grove, Pennsylvania: n.p. (1994), 3-4.
    • 7 Roser, Susan E., Mayflower Births and Deaths: From the Files of George Ernest Bowman at the Massachusetts Society of . . ., Vol. 2, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1992), 339, Ancestry.com (Online Database).