Samuel Bunker

28 July 1828–18 January 1899 (Age 70)
Rusagonis, Lincoln, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life Summary of Samuel

When Samuel Bunker was born on 28 July 1828, in Rusagonis, Lincoln, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Samuel Bunker, was 40 and his mother, Rebecca Thomas, was 25. He married Dorothy Stennix Wood on 2 November 1855, in French Lake, Burton, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Blissville, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada in 1871 and Gladstone, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada in 1881. He died on 18 January 1899, in Tracy, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada, at the age of 70, and was buried in Tracy, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada.

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Samuel Bunker
Dorothy Stennix Wood
Marriage: 2 November 1855
Sophia Bunker
Elizabeth Bunker
Amy Amelia Bunker
Samuel James Bunker
Charles Shadrach Bunker
David Bunker
Oliver Bunker
Margaret Bunker
Frank Bunker
Dorothy Bunker

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World Events (2)

1867 · British North America Act
Age 39
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.
Age 41

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.

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Sources (9)

  • Samuel Bunker, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Samuel Bunker in entry for Oliver Bunker and Lillian A Edgar, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"
  • Samuel Bunker in entry for Elizabeth Tracy, "New Brunswick Provincial Deaths, 1815-1938"

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