George Washington Hunkins

1804–1875 (Age 70)
Sanbornton, Belknap, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of George Washington

When George Washington Hunkins was born on 9 September 1804, in Sanbornton, Belknap, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Robert Hunkins III, was 45 and his mother, Abigail Hoyt, was 39. He married Lucy Swain Sanborn on 23 November 1826, in New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died on 6 June 1875, at the age of 70, and was buried in Sanbornton, Belknap, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Hunkins
1804–1875
Lucy Swain Sanborn
1805–1859
Marriage: 23 November 1826
Robert Henry Hunkins
1828–
Sarah Bradbury Hunkins
1833–
Mary Eliza Hunkins
1835–1872
Emily Blake Hunkins
1838–1897

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 November 1826
New Hampshire, United States
children

(4)

    Robert Henry Hunkins

    Male1828–Male

    Sarah Bradbury Hunkins

    Female1833–Female

    Female1835–1872Female

    Emily Blake Hunkins

    Female1838–1897Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (7)

1808

Age 4

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1808 · Concord Becomes the Capital

Age 4

In 1808, Concord became the capital of New Hampshire. It was originally the Penacook Plantation given to the state by the Massachusetts Bay Colony. 
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 21

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Hankins .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Geo W Hankins, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George W Hunkings, "United States Census, 1850"
  • George W Hunkins, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"

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