Alt mother's name: Baird Died 7 Oct 1866 in Bear Lake, ID Alt birth year: 1800 Alt baptism date: 7 Aug, 1841
The Hunt family traveled to the Salt Lake Valley with the Aaron Johnson Company in 1850. The Hunt family included Daniel Durham and his wife Susan Davis, and Daniel’s children from his first wife: John Alexander, James Wiseman, Levi Bunyan, Benoni Smith, Daniel Whitmore, and Nancy Johanna Penelope. Susan Davis Hunt died en route. Daniel was the chaplain of the company.
Daniel later participated as one of the rescuers that were sent out in the winter of 1856 to assist the members of the Church stranded in Wyoming. He was the father of John A. Hunt, the captain of one of the wagon companies that needed help.