When Emma Edith Bunker was born on 16 September 1872, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States, her father, Theodore Alfred Bunker, was 29 and her mother, Emma Edith Thompson, was 24. She married Alfred Edward Pyne on 8 February 1890, in Kings, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Islip, Suffolk, New York, United States in 1910 and New York City, New York, United States in 1915. She died on 17 April 1942, in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States, at the age of 69.
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.