Hannah Maria Bunker

Female23 March 1824–1868

Brief Life History of Hannah Maria

When Hannah Maria Bunker was born on 23 March 1824, in Rusagonis, Lincoln, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada, her father, Samuel Bunker, was 36 and her mother, Rebecca Thomas, was 21. She married John Henry Traynor on 21 May 1846, in Fredericton Junction, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died in 1868, in her hometown, at the age of 44.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Hannah Maria? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

John Henry Traynor
Hannah Maria Bunker
Marriage: 21 May 1846
Laura Maria Traynor
about 1850–1916

Sources (3)

  • Hannah Maria Bunker, "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Hannah Bunker - Individual or family possessions: Family genealogies: death: 1868; Rusagonis, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada
  • Hannah Bunker in entry for Laura M Traynor Holdsworth, "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 May 1846Fredericton Junction, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (1)

    1867 · British North America Act

    Age 43

    The British North America Act or Constitution Act of 1867 caused three British colonies, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Canada to be united as one under the name Canada. Until this point New Brunswick had been the British crown colony.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname, of Norman origin, for a reliable or good-hearted person, from Old French bon ‘good’ + cuer ‘heart’ (from Latin cor).

    German (Bünker): variant of Bönker (see Boenker ).

    History: Bunker Hill in Charlestown, MA, was named as land assigned in 1634 to George Bunker of Charlestown, who had emigrated from Odell in Bedfordshire, England.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.