Robert H. HUNTER1 ID#8648, d. about April 1814
Father*Alexander HUNTER1 b. a 1743, d. a Feb 1804
Mother*Martha "Patsy" HAIRSTON1 b. 10 Oct 1753, d. 3 Jun 1834
Robert H. HUNTER was the son of Alexander HUNTER and Martha "Patsy" HAIRSTON.1 
Marriage*Robert H. HUNTER married Sally MARTIN, daughter of John MARTIN, on 23 February 1798 in Franklin County, Virginia.2 
WillRobert H. HUNTER was mentioned in the will of Alexander HUNTER on 3 November 1803 in Henry County, Virginia; Henry County Will Book 2, p. 83-87. FSL #7645134 image 233.1,3
Death*Robert H. HUNTER died about April 1814 in Franklin County, Virginia. 
Court Record*On 2 May 1814, Sally Hunter, widow of Robert Hunter, obtained letters of administration for the estate of her husband Robert Humter. Charles Pinckard, Andrew patterson, Francis Hill and Robert Woods are ordered to appraise the estate. - Franklin County Order Book 1811-1817 p. 200. FSL 7898092-184. 
Court RecordOn 6 February 1815, Sarah Hunter, widow of Robert Hunter, requests her third share of dower. - Franklin County Order Book 1811-1817 p. 242. FSL 7898092-205. 
Court RecordOn 9 August 1815, Robert Woods and Samuel Hairston file a judgement against Sally Hunter, administrator of Robert Hunter dec'd, for money owed the by Robert Hunter. Sally was required to pay them. - Franklin County Order Book 1811-1817 p. 289. FSL 7898092-228. 
Probate*His estate was probated on 7 December 1823 in Franklin County, Virginia. Robert Hunter's estate divided into 4 parts after the widows portion was taken. The heirs were John, Samuel, Robert and Alexander Hunter. - Franklin County Virginia Will Book #2, p. 546-549. FSL 7644994-539. 


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  1. [S3684] Adams, Lela C., Henry County, Virginia, Will Abstracts Vol. I & II 1777-1820. Southern Historical Press, Inc., Easley, South Carolina, 1985., Personal Collection - printed book.
  2. [S3166] Wingfield, Marshall, Marriage Bonds of Franklin County, Virginia, 1786-1858 - 1939, West Tennessee Historical Society, Memphis, Tennessee, Family Search Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  3. [S3781] Henry County Virginia Will Book 1-3 1777-1831 - Family Search Library Film 7645134., Family Search Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Last Edited3 Nov 2023