- (poss.) Thomas Lunt (d. 1627) m. ____; South Marston, Wilts., Eng.
- Henry Lunt (1609?1662) m. Ann ____ (b. ca. 1621); Newbury, Mass.
- Mary Lunt (16481675) m. 1665 Ens. Nathaniel Goodwin (ca. 16421693); Reading, Mass.
Specific lineages in this family have been treated many times, notably by
John J. Currier,
Henry Lunt and Some of His Descendants, History of Newburyport, Mass., 17641909, 2 vols. (Newburyport, Mass: author, 19069), 2:503-61, and by
Walter Goodwin Davis, The Ancestry of Abel Lunt, 17691806, of Newbury, Massachusetts (Portland, Me.: Anthoensen Press, 1963), 3-41.
Davis, in particular, provides perhaps the finest introduction to the first four generations of the surname in America, and also speculates on a possible English origin.
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