Hunterston House was the family home of the Hunters Hunterston House was built in 1799 and is just North of Hunterston Castle and half a mile away overlooking the River Clyde. Nowadays, the families of Hunter/Hunter-Weston no longer reside in Hunterston House, but the house is a favorite Scottish film […]
Hunter One-Name Study Blog
I have been researching my family tree for over thirty-three years and a member of Clan Hunter. In 2015 I registered the surname Hunter with the Guild of One-Name Studies and this blog will be my goal to share my research, photos, and as the clan's travel agent 2017 I will be adding our Clan Hunter Gathering 2017 which was very special because our Clan Hunter's 30th Laird participated in the opening of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle August 5th, 10:30 p.m. with her clansmen.
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Being a travel agent since 1991 I am a SCOTSagent, BRITagent, and at the present have two group tours to Scotland in 2017. One is a Clan Hunter Gathering at Hunterston Castle given by Madam Pauline Hunter of Hunterston, 30th Laird of Clan Hunter.
Lieutenant-General Sir Aylmer Gould Hunter-Weston KCB DSO GCStJ He was a British Army general who served in World War I at Gallipoli and was also a Scottish Unionist MP. He was born at Hunterston, West Kilbride, on 23 September 1864, the son of Lieutenant-Colonel John Gould Read Hunter-Weston (1823-1904), and […]
Clan Hunter Gatherings are held every three years. Our Clan Hunter Chief, Madam Pauline Hunter of Hunterston, 30th Laird, invites HUNTERS to Hunterston Castle in North Ayrshire and this will be my third one. I had joined Clan Hunter USA and after studying my Hunter surname I learned over the […]
Hunter, Johanna, Strood d. 1517 vii 84b, 8a Source: Kent Archaelogical Society
Ada Oldrid Hunter Ada Oldrid Hunter was born c1890 and died October 10, 1977, aged 86 years. She is buried in the cemetery St Bartholomew’s Churchyard, Thurstaston, Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, Merseyside, England. FAG ID# 188170723
Edward Patrick Frank de Plumpton Hunter of Plumpton From the Telegraph of 11 December 2010 (Snippets) Lord of the Manor of Plumpton, Yorks. He was a practising Writer to the Signet (W.S.) He was recognised by the Lord Lyon King of Arms, and matriculated his arms at the Lyons Office […]
, Hunter Robert — — 1614 Scotland Marriages 1561-1910 Midlothian, Scotland View transcript. Hunter Robert — — 1615 Scotland Marriages 1561-1910 Midlothian, Scotland View transcript. Hunter Robert — — 1623 Scotland Marriages 1561-1910 Midlothian, Scotland View transcript. Hunter Robert — — 1643 Scotland Marriages 1561-1910 Midlothian, Scotland View transcript. Hunter […]
In 1791, when Joseph Haydn was visiting London for a series of concerts, Hunter offered to perform an operation for the removal of a large nasal polyp which was troubling the great Austrian composer. According to one account, “Haydn, on his visit […]
Yesterday while entering my Bruce lineage into my Legacy software I discovered Elizabeth Bruce, daughter of Robert I ‘the’ Bruce, King of Scotland, married Sir Walter Oliphant. I decided since I have been doing Genealogical Sketches this would be a great one to add: Sir Walter Oliphant, mar Elizabeth Bruce […]