HUNTER, Alexander

Submitted by JereBecker on Mon, 12/03/2012 - 19:30
HUNTER Alexander 1847 PHOT headstone (courtesy Edna Park Waller)

Alexander Hunter
Born 15 Nov 1761 County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
Married 02 Oct 1786, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
Died 22 Mar 1847 West Salem, Mercer, Pennsylvania

Headstone inscription:
Mar 22 1847
in the 86 yr
of his age”
-end transcription-
Transcribed 13 Oct 2012

The slanting lines on the number 4s have been subjected to considerable erosion, but were confirmed with Edna Park Waller and can also be confirmed though reference to Loretta Barker DeSantis and Sally Glaser Dufford's "Mercer County, Pennsylvania, Cemetery Inscriptions" (1980).

Edna Park Waller, jpeg image, headstone of Alexander HUNTER, d. 22 Mar 1847, Rock Ridge Cemetery, West Salem, Mercer, PA, photo taken Fall 1992 by Edna Park Waller,; recd Oct 2012, used with permission

© Edna Park Waller, Fall 1992: Permission granted for free non-commercial use and distribution, in an unmodified or cropped or excerpted form only, conditioned upon inclusion of the citation and this notice with image.

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