Stillman G. Bunker

19 January 1858–16 August 1936 (Age 78)
Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine, United States

The Life of Stillman G.

When Stillman G. Bunker was born on 19 January 1858, in Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine, United States, his father, John Bunker, was 44 and his mother, Elizabeth S. Sargent, was 41. He married Elizabeth Rhoda Bunker on 13 September 1879, in Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 16 August 1936, in Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Stillman G. Bunker
1858–1936
Elizabeth Rhoda Bunker
1859–1928
Marriage: 13 September 1879
Byron Porter Bunker
1880–1949
Sybil Lincoln Bunker
1881–1965
Clara Helen Bunker
1888–1978

Spouse and Children

    Male1858–1936Male

    Elizabeth Rhoda Bunker

    Female1859–1928Female

MARRIAGE
13 September 1879
Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine, United States
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 5

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 23

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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 (3)

  • Stillman G Bunker, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Shilman G Bunker in entry for Lewis R Bunker and Sibyl Bunker, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"
  • Stillman G. Bunker, "Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907"

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