Julia Bunker

24 February 1850–22 November 1884 (Age 34)
Rye, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Julia

When Julia Bunker was born on 24 February 1850, in Rye, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Lemuel James Bunker, was 26 and her mother, Isette S Garland, was 25. She married Edward H Balch in 1864. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 22 November 1884, at the age of 34.

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Edward H Balch
Julia Bunker
Marriage: 1864
Gracia Balch

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World Events (6)

Age 13
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 13
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.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
Age 20
Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

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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