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William Hunter


Clan Weapons

1). The claymore or two-handed sword

2). Basket hilt of broadsword made in Stirling, 1716.

3). Highland dirk

4). Steel pistol made in Doune

5). Head of Lochaber Axe as carried in the ’45 and earlier.

Ancestral Trails

After a month long vacation this past August, we followed my Hunter ancestors from
Giles County, Pearisburg, Virginia, to the Giles County courthouse where a Revolutionary War Memorial lists a Robert Hunter who is my ancestor. The Giles
County Historical Society was closed, but is on my list for future trips.