Henry Bunker

1826–10 May 1885 (Age 59)
Rusagonis, Lincoln, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life Summary of Henry

When Henry Bunker was born in 1826, in Rusagonis, Lincoln, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Samuel Bunker, was 38 and his mother, Rebecca Thomas, was 24. He married Margaret Wood on 30 September 1852, in Rusagonis, Lincoln, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Lincoln, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 10 May 1885, in St. Stephen, Charlotte, New Brunswick, Canada, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Henry Bunker
1826–1885
Margaret Wood
1826–1869
Marriage: 30 September 1852
Sherman Bunker
1853–1896
Alfred Bunker
1854–1937
Henrietta Bunker
1856–1923
Spafford B. Bunker
1858–1873
Mellissa Bunker
1861–1956
Annie J. Bunker
1863–1938

Spouse and Children

Children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (3)

1867 · British North America Act
Age 41
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.
1869
Age 43
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1880 · Legislature in Fredericton Destoryed by Fire
Age 54
On February 25, 1880, the legislature building in Frederiction was destroyed by fire. The builiding was completely made of wood meaning that there was nothing left of it. The chair that the speaker used and a marble top table were all that remained.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname, of Norman origin, for a reliable or good-hearted person, from Old French bon ‘good’ + cuer ‘heart’ (Latin cor).2 German: variant of Boenker .

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

Possible Related Names

Boenker
Bunkers

Sources (4)

  • Henry Bunker, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Henry Bunker, "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950"
  • Henry Bunker, "Canada Census, 1871"

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