Eli Leslie BUNKER

Male 1859 - 1901  (~ 41 years)


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  • Name Eli Leslie BUNKER 
    Born Dec 1859  New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Jul 1901  Berwick, York County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The death record of Eli L. Bunker cites age 42 years 6 months 18 days, died Berwick, Maine 13 July 1901, married, occupation Painter, born Berwick, Maine, son of John Bunker, occupation Painter, born Moultonboro, New Hampshire, and Frances Whitten, born Tamworth. Cause of death is pulmonary tuberculosis. Burial Somersworth, New Hampshire. [1]
    Buried Berwick, York County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I42490  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2017 

    Father John C. BUNKER,   b. 1 Apr 1834, Moultonborough, Carroll County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1900, Somersworth, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Frances A. 'Fannie' WHITTEN,   b. Apr 1835, Tamworth, Carroll County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1910  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Notes 
    • 1860 census of Berwick, York County, Maine, enumerat6ed 6 July 1860:

      - Bunker, James S., age 51, occupation Farmer, real estate value $1,200, personal property $100, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Ruth, age 50, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, John C., age 26, occupation Painter, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Frances A., age 25, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Eli G., age 21, occupation Sailer, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, James A., age 7, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Charles C., age 5, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Harriet M., age 4, born Maine.
      - Bunker, Eli L., age 1, born Maine.

    • 1870 census of Berwick, York County, Maine, enumerated 8 June 1870:

      - Bunker, James S., age 61, occupation Farmer, real estate value $1,200, personal property $165, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Ruth, age 60, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, John C., age 36, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Fannie A., age 35, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, James A., age 17, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Charles C., age 16, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Hattie M., age 14, born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Eli E., age 11, born New Hampshire.

    • 1880 census of Berwick, York County, Maine, enumerated 19 June 1880:

      - Bunker, John C., age 45, occupation Farmer and House-Painter, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Fannie A., age 45, wife, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Charles C., age 24, son, married, occupation House-Painter,
      - Bunker, Hattie M., age 23, daughter, single, occupation Teacher, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Eli S., age 21, son, married, occupation Works on Farm, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Annie D., age 22, daughter-in-law, occupation At Home, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Bunker, Gertrude F., age 3 months, granddaughter, born February, born Maine, father born New Hampshire, mother born Maine.
      - Bunker, Sadie, age 8 months, granddaughter, born September in Maine, father born New Hampshire, mother born Maine.
      - Bunker, Ruth, age 70, mother, widowed, born New Hampshire, both parents born Maine.

    • 1900 census of Somersworth, Ward 5, Strafford County, New Hampshire, enumerated 8 June 1900:

      - Bunker, John C., age 66, married 50 years, born April 1834 in New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire, occupation Painter.
      - Bunker, Francis A., age 65, wife, married 50 years, mother of 5 children, 4 children still living, born April 1865 in New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire, occupation Boarding House.
      - Bunker, Charles C., age 44, son, widowed, born September 1855 in New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire, occupation City Marshall.
      - Bunker, Sadie, age 20, granddaughter, born September 1879 in New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire, occupation School Teacher.
      - Hasty, Alice, age 31, boarder, single, born September 1868 in New Hampshire, both parents born Scotland, occupation Shoe Shop.
      - Corson, Irvana A., age 31, male, boarder, married 7 years, born December 1868 in Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Shoe Shop.
      - Corson, Sueretraz, age 32, married 7 years, mother of zero children, born December 1867 in New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire, occupation Shoe Shop.

    • 1910 census of Somersworth, Strafford County, New Hampshire, enumerated 9 May 1910:

      - Foss, Loyd P., age 31, first marriage, married 6 years, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire, occupation Machinist, Shop.
      - Foss, Sadie F., age 30, wife, first marriage, married 6 years, mother of 4 children, 3 children still living, born Maine, father born New Hampshire, mother born Maine.
      - Foss, Evelyn, age 4, daughter, born New Hampshire, father born New Hampshire, mother born Maine.
      - Foss, Everett B., age 2, son, born New Hampshire, father born New Hampshire, mother born Maine.
      - Foss, Ruth E., age 6 months, daughter, born New Hampshire, father born New Hampshire, mother born Maine.
      - Bunker, Frances N., age 75, [grand-]mother-in-law, first marriage, married 59 years, mother of 5 children, 2 children still living, born New Hampshire, both parents born United States.

    Family ID F13730  Group Sheet

    Family Anna Dorothy 'Annie' MANNING,   b. Apr 1858, Berwick, York County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1940  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Married 26 May 1877  Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The marriage record of Eli S. Bunker and Annie D. Manning cites their residences as Berwick, Maine, and both age 19. The groom's occupation is Farmer, born Great Falls [Somersworth], New Hampshire, son of John C. Bunker and Frances A. The bride's birthplace is Berwick, Maine, daughter of John Manning and Hannah. It is a first marriage for both. [2]
    Notes 
    • 1880 census of Berwick, York County, Maine, enumerated 19 June 1880:

      - Bunker, John C., age 45, occupation Farmer and House-Painter, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Fannie A., age 45, wife, occupation Keeping House, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Charles C., age 24, son, married, occupation House-Painter,
      - Bunker, Hattie M., age 23, daughter, single, occupation Teacher, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Eli S., age 21, son, married, occupation Works on Farm, born New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Annie D., age 22, daughter-in-law, occupation At Home, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Bunker, Gertrude F., age 3 months, granddaughter, born February, born Maine, father born New Hampshire, mother born Maine.
      - Bunker, Sadie, age 8 months, granddaughter, born September in Maine, father born New Hampshire, mother born Maine.
      - Bunker, Ruth, age 70, mother, widowed, born New Hampshire, both parents born Maine.

    • 1900 census of Berwick, York County, Maine, enumerated 20 June 1900:

      - Bunker, Eli L., age 40, married 20 years, born December 1859 in New Hampshire, both parents born New Hampshire, occupation Painter.
      - Bunker, Annie, wife, married 20 years, mother of 4 children, 3 children still living, born April 1861 in Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Bunker, Gertrude F., age 18, daughter, born February 1882 in Maine, father born Maine, mother born New Hampshire.
      - Bunker, Winfred L., age 3, son, born March 1897 in New Hampshire, father born New Hampshire, mother born Maine.
      - Bunker, Willie A., age 3, born March 1897 in New Hampshire, father born New Hampshire, mother born Maine.

    • 1910 census of Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire, enumerated 28 April 1910:

      - Clark, Chas T., age 68, widowed, born New Hampshire, father born New Hampshire, mother born Maine, occupation Farmer.
      - Bunker, Annie B., age 50, housekeeper, widowed, mother of 1 child, 1 child still living, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Housekeeper, Farm House.
      - Bunker, Winifred C., age 13, boarder, born New Hampshire, father born New Hampshire, mother born Maine.

    • 1910 census of State School for Boys, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, enumerated 26 April 1910:

      - Bunker, Willie, age 13, inmate, born New Hampshire, both parents born Unknown.

    • 1920 census of Berwick, York County, Maine, enumerated 8 January 1920:

      - Ricker, John, age 59, single, born Maine, both parents bornb Maine, occupation Machinist, Cotton Mill.
      - Bunker, Annie, age 57, servant, widowed, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Housekeeper, Family.
      - Walbridge, Kenneth, age 5 years 3 months, boarder, born Maine, both parents born Maine.

    • 1930 census of Berwick, York County, Maine, enumerated 3 April 1930:

      - Ricker, John E., age 70, owns the home, home value $1,400, single, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Machinist, Cotton Mill.
      - Bunker, Fannie, age 68, servant, widowed, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Housework, Private Family.
      - Walbridge, Kenneth, age 15, boarder, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Bunker, Gertrude E., age 6, boarder, born New Hampshire, father born Maine, mother born Vermont.

    • 1940 census of Berwick, York County, Maine, enumerated 7 May 1940:

      - Ricker, John, age 81, owns the home, home value $1,800, widowed, completed 8 years of education, born Maine.
      - Bunker, Annie, age 80, son (sic), single, completed 8 years of education, born Maine.
      - Bunker, Gertrude, age 16, granddaughter, completed 3 years of high school, born New Hampshire.

      All persons lived in same house on 1 April 1935.

    Children 
    +1. Gertrude Florence BUNKER,   b. Feb 1880, Berwick, York County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1963, Berwick, York County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)
    +2. Winfred Leslie 'Frederick' 'Fred' BUNKER,   b. 26 Mar 1896, Somersworth, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1973, Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. William A. 'Willie' BUNKER,   b. 26 Mar 1896, Somersworth, Strafford County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1910  (Age 14 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F13733  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - Dec 1859 - New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 May 1877 - Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Jul 1901 - Berwick, York County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Berwick, York County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922.

    2. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/.
      New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947