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Edward Bunker Sr.



Birth1 August 1822Atkinson, Piscataquis, Maine, United States
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    Find A Grave, database and images, memorial page for Pvt Edward Bunker, Sr (1822-1901), memorial #16177455.

    Devery Scott Anderson, The Nauvoo Endowment Companies, 1845-1846: A Documentary History (Salt Lake City, Utah: Signature Books, 2005), p. 325, n. 7; citing Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register: 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846.

    Endowment House (LDS Church), Sealings of couples, living and by proxy, 1851-1889 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1958, 1978), p. 46, entry 584; FHL microfilm 183393.

    Atkinson Town Clerk, Vital records 1819-1901; cemetery records (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1953), database with images, FamilySearch, entry for Edward Bunker, 1 August 1822; citing Atkinson, Piscataquis, Maine, Town Clerk, "Atkinson Vital Records, 1766-1894," p. 25, image 340 of 386, FHL microfilm 10429.

    Mormon Battalion Company E return list, 22 August 1846 (Provo, Utah), Entry for Edward Bunker box 4, folder 9, item 2, chart 1, line 9.

Death17 November 1901Colonia Morelos, Sonora, Mexico
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    Find A Grave, database and images, memorial page for Pvt Edward Bunker, Sr (1822-1901), memorial #16177455.

    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for Edward Bunker, ID: L2KL-TFV.

Burial18 November 1901Colonia Morelos, Sonora, Mexico
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    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for Edward Bunker, ID: L2KL-TFV.

FatherSilas Bunker Jr.
MotherHannah Berry

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   • Emily Abbott
Married9 February 1846Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
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    Edward Bunker, Autobiography of Edward Bunker (Provo, UT: Brigham Young University, 1938), p. 5.

    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for Edward Bunker and Emily Abbott, ID: L2KL-TFV and ID: KWJ4-JKJ.

          Children:
               Edward Bunker
               Emily Bunker
               Abigail Lucina Bunker
               Hannah Adelia Bunker
               Stephen Albert Bunker
               Elethra Calista Bunker
               Cynthia Celestia Bunker
               Silas Benjamin Bunker
               Charilla Loella Bunker
               Horace Kendall Bunker
               George Smith Bunker


   • Sarah Ann Browning
Married26 June 1852Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
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    "FamilySearch Family Tree," database, FamilySearch (: FamilySearch.org), entry for Edward Bunker, Sr. and Sarah Ann Browning, ID: L2KL-TFV and ID: KWNK-991.

    Endowment House (LDS Church), Sealings of couples, living and by proxy, 1851-1889 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1958, 1978), p. 46, entry 584; FHL microfilm 183393.

          Children:
               Elethier Bunker
               William Edward Bunker
               James Lang Bunker
               Clifton Thomas Bunker
               Sarah Selena Bunker
               David Alfred Bunker
               Edith Della Bunker


   • Mary Mathieson McQuarrie
Married20 April 1861Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States
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    Endowment House (LDS Church), Sealings of couples, living and by proxy, 1851-1889 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1958, 1978), p. 514, entry 3496; FHL microfilm 1149514.

          Children:
               Martin Allen Bunker
               Agnes Viola Bunker
               John Mathieson Bunker
               Francis Neil Bunker
               Mary Emily Bunker
               Ezra Bunker
               Robert Esdras Bunker
               Hector Bunker
               Edward Nahum Bunker
               Israel Bunker


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Atkinson, Piscataquis, Maine, United States
Charleston, Penobscot, Main, United States
• 1846Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
Weber County, Utah Territory, United States
Ogden, Weber, Utah Territory, United States
Clara, Washington, Utah Territory, United States
Bunkerville, Lincoln, Nevada, United States
Colonia Morelos, Sonora, Mexico

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• 1840 Population CensusCharleston, Penobscot, MaineExtractImage
• 1850 Population CensusWeber County, Utah TerritoryExtractImage
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• 1860 Population CensusOgden City, Weber, Utah TerritoryExtractImage
• 1870 Population CensusClaratown, Washington, Utah TerritoryExtractImage
• 1880 Population CensusBunkerville, Lincoln, NevadaExtractImage
• 1900 Population CensusBunkerville Precinct, Lincoln, NevadaExtractImage

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Crossing the Plains

Levi W. Hancock/Jefferson Hunt/James Pace/Andrew Lytle CompanyView Source
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    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pioneer Overland Travel" (Salt Lake City, UT: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

       Departure25-26 Aug 1847
       Arrival11, 16 Oct 1847
Aaron Johnson CompanyView Source
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    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pioneer Overland Travel" (Salt Lake City, UT: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

       Departureabout 8 Jun 1850
       Arrival12 Sept 1850
Edward Bunker CompanyView Source
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    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pioneer Overland Travel" (Salt Lake City, UT: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints)

       Departure23 Jun 1856
       Arrival2 Oct 1856

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