West Virginia Pioneers

Henry J Fisher Hunt

Male Abt 1843 - 1865  (~ 22 years)


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  • Name Henry J Fisher Hunt 
    Born Abt 1843  Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jan 1865  Columbus, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865
      Name: Henry Fisher Hunt
      Residence: Ripley, West Virginia
      Occupation: Farmer
      Age at Enlistment: 18
      Enlistment Date: 1 Jun 1861
      Rank at enlistment: Private
      Enlistment Place: Ripley, West Virginia
      State Served: Virginia
      Survived the War?: No
      Service Record: Enlisted in Company B, Virginia 22nd Infantry Regiment on 01 Jun 1861. Mustered out on 28 Jan 1865 at Camp Chase, Columbus, OH.
      Description: height: 5 ft. 8 in., florid complexion, blue eyes, dark hair.
      Birth Date: abt 1843
      Sources: The Virginia Regimental Histories Series

      U.S. Veterans' Gravesites, ca.1775-2006
      Name: H F Hunt
      Service Info.: PVT INFANTRY
      Death Date: 28 Jan 1865
      Interment Date: 28 Jan 1865
      Cemetery: Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery
      Cemetery Address: 2900 Sullivan Ave Columbus , OH 43204
      Buried At: Section 0 Site 936

      FAG:
      Pvt Henry Fisher Hunt
      BIRTH 1843 USA
      DEATH 28 Jan 1865
      BURIAL Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA
      PLOT Gravesite: grave 936
      GPS Add coordinates
      MEMORIAL ID 17238877
      Inscription:
      936
      H.F. Hunt
      Co B
      22 VA Reg
      C.S.A.

      Henry Fisher Hunt
      Residence Jackson County WV; an 18 year-old Farmer.
      Enlisted on 6/1/1861 at Ripley, WV as a Private.
      On 6/1/1861 he mustered into "B" Co. VA 22nd Infantry
      He died of disease as POW on 1/28/1865 at Camp Chase, Columbus, OH (Died of pneumonia)
      He was listed as:
      POW 2/20/1864 Jackson Or Clay County, WV
      Oath Allegiance 6/10/1864 Camp Chase, OH
      Confined 3/7/1865 Camp Chase, OH
      Transferred 3/15/1865 Fort Delaware, DE (Believed to escape enroute)
      He was described at enlistment as:
      5' 8", florid complexion, blue eyes, dark hair

      Joyce_Hunt_Creel on Ancestry: Henry' father Abijah Hunt was also a prisoner at Camp Chase. He joined the Confedercy to find his son.
    Person ID I11375  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2017 

    Father Abijah Hunt,   b. 24 Aug 1801, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1891, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Mary Jane Hughes,   b. 7 Jul 1803, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1891, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 15 Jun 1828  Mason, Mason County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 

    • 1840 Jackson Co VA
      1m 0-5 Jon
      1m 5-10 Ben
      1m 20-30 ?
      1m 30-40
      2f 0-5 Mary Ann, ?
      2f 5-10 Isabell, Mazilla
      1f 10-15 Mary Jane
      1f 20-30

      1850 Jackson Co VA # 571-577
      Hunt Abijah/Abigal 47 M Farmer Va
      Hunt Mary 44 F Va
      Hunt Benjamin 18 M Va
      Hunt Isabel 17 F Va
      Hunt Jon 13 M Va
      Hunt Morganna 11 F [Mary Ann] Va
      Hunt Henry J F 7 M Va
      Hunt Ruanna 4 F Va

      1860 Jackson Co VA pg 27
      Hunt, Abijah 58
      Mary 50
      Fisher 17
      Rosanna 15

      1870 Jackson Co WV Union Dist
      Hunt, Abijah 68 PA
      Mary 66 VA
      Dunham, Jesse B 30 Pa
    Family ID F3823  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1843 - Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S518] Census.

    2. [S16] Marriage Records, Mason Co, WV.