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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George Washington Hunkins
Lucy Swain Sanborn
Marriage: 23 November 1826
Robert Henry Hunkins
Sarah Bradbury Hunkins
Mary Eliza Hunkins
Emily Blake Hunkins

Spouse and Children

23 November 1826
New Hampshire, United States


    Robert Henry Hunkins


    Sarah Bradbury Hunkins



    Emily Blake Hunkins


Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (7)


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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