Recording Pioneers


Russell Emerson HUNTING Sr.  1897 - 1966 PIONEER    PARENTS    LIFE    NOTES    LABELS    PHOTOS    THANK YOU

PIONEER

Russell Emerson HUNTING Sr.  1897 - 1966

aka Russell E. Hunting, R. E. Hunting, Russell Hunting, R. Hunting
nationality
occupation
birth 24 May 1897, NY
baptism
death 14 March 1966, New York, NY
burial Long Island National Cemetery, Plot 2D, 5678, Farmingdale, Suffolk Co., NY
remark interment date: 18 Mar 1966, Long Island National Cemetery
2040 Wellwood Avenue, Farmingdale, NY 11735-1211 / Section 2d Site 5678
marriage
Marie Helen ..........

b. 2 April 1893/1894, ..., NY
d. 20 Oct 1971, .......


interment date 3 Nov. 1971, Long Island National Cemetery
2040 Wellwood Avenue, Farmingdale, NY 11735-1211 / Section 2d Site 5678
children
  • Russell Emerson Jr. HUNTING

    b. 23 Sept 1919, NY
    d. 15 June 1985, Southington, Hartford, CT

  • Donald Lynn HUNTING

    b. .... 1927
    LIVING

  • Russell Lynn HUNTING

    b. 30 Aug 1928
    d. 21 Nov 1996, Wickenburg, Maricopa, AR


PARENTS

father Russell Dinsmore HUNTING

b. 8 May 1864, West Roxbury, Suffolk, MA
d. 20 Febr 1943, ....., Westchester Co., NY

mother (1) Mary Ann LAWRENCE

b. ...........
d. ...........

mother (2) Ethel ........

b. .... <1870>, .........
d. .............

children
  • Russell Emerson

    b. 24 May 1897, NY
    d. 14 March 1966, NY

  • Mabel

    b. <1896>, ......
    d. ........


LIFE


from 1920-1923 with Nipponophone (source: Donald L. Hunting + Kenney, p. 72: TMW XVII, 1 (Jan. 1921): 3.)

They lived in the international community on the "Bluffs" in Yokohama

1923 California (Yokohama - San Francisco) passenger list
Russell E. HUNTING (27) (24 May 1897, NY)
Marie H. ..... - HUNTING (25y) (b. 1894, NY)
Russell E. Jr. HUNTING (2y)
residence: #18 East 42th St, c/o Pathe Freres, New York, NY


Russell Emerson Hunting (born: 24 May 1897 / died: 14 March 1966)
Head of Nipponophone Recording Department (TMW XVII (Jan. 1921): 3) in Recorded Music in American Life by William Howland Kenney, p. 72 (note 30)



Russell E. HUNTING (ca. 1896 / 27y)
+ Marie H. HUNTING (ca. 1898 / 25y)
+ RUSSELL E. J. HUNTING (ca. 1920 / 2y)
SS "TAIJO MARU"
departure: ...... 1923, Yokohama, Japan
arrival: 26 May 1923, San Francisco

1920 Federal Census (7 January 1920, New York, Manhattan Assembly District 23):
Russell E. HUNTING (22y) (24 May 1897, NY) musician Theatre
Marie H. HUNTING (25y) (b. 1894, NY)
- Russell E. [= Emerson] Jr. HUNTING (3m) (b. <1919>, NY)
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1920 Federal Census (New York, Westchester, Yonkers Ward 10, 22 April 1920):
Russell D. HUNTING (54y) (born abt 1866) expert phonograph
Ethel HUNTING (50y) (born abt 1870)
- 27y Russell HUNTING Jr. (b. 24 May 1897 - d. .. March 1966, New York, NY) salesman phonograph
- 24y Mabel HUNTING (daughter) clerk phonograph
Residence: 1920 Westchester, Yonkers Ward 10, New York



1930 FEDERAL CENSUS (.... 1930, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania):
Russell E. (= Emerson) HUNTING (33y; born in New York) (age at first marriage: 21y)
(sales manager Radio store)
Marie H. HUNTING (36y; born ca. 1897, New York) (age at first marriage: 24y)
- Russell E. (= Emerson) HUNTING Jr. (10y) (son born in New York)
- Donald L. HUNTING (2 5/12y; born in Pennsylvania)



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