Reuben F. Dunkin

about 1843–13 January 1917 (Age 74)
New York, United States

The Life of Reuben F.

When Reuben F. Dunkin was born about 1843, in New York, United States, his father, Freeborn Dunkin, was 41 and his mother, Charity Johns, was 36. He married Julia A. Gobin on 20 September 1864, in Taylor Township, Owen, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Taylor Township, Owen, Indiana, United States for about 50 years and Clark Township, Clay, Arkansas, United States in 1910. He died on 13 January 1917, at the age of 74, and was buried in Hosea Cemetery, Knobel, Clay, Arkansas, United States.

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Reuben F. Dunkin
1843–1917
Julia A. Gobin
1845–1914
Marriage: 20 September 1864
William Freburn Dunkin
1868–
Charles Elmer Dunkin
1873–1942
Sarah Katharine Dunkin
1876–1927

Spouse and Children

    Male1843–1917Male

    Julia A. Gobin

    Female1845–1914Female

MARRIAGE
20 September 1864
Taylor Township, Owen, Indiana, United States
children

(3)

    William Freburn Dunkin

    Male1868–Male

    Charles Elmer Dunkin

    Male1873–1942Male

    Sarah Katharine Dunkin

    Female1876–1927Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1802–1884Male

    Charity Johns

    Female1807–1894Female

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 8

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1863

Age 20

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Irish: Dun, stronghold, and cinn, genitive of ceann, head, meaning the stronghold of the head

Sources (3)

  • Ruben Dunckir in household of Freburn Dunckir, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Reuben Duncan in household of Treebom Duncan, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Ruben T Dunkin in household of William F Dunkin, "United States Census, 1910"

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