Lydia <I>Benn</I> Bunker


Lydia Benn Bunker

Pennsylvania, USA
Death 22 Oct 1893 (aged 66)
Burial Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA
Plot 2S w1/2 13 25 10/23
Memorial ID 51418984 View Source
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Lydia Bunker was shot and killed along with her daughter, Clara, by Clara's husband, Mr. Lacey. The murderer then turned the gun on himself.
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• U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
about William Bunker
Gender: Male
Spouse Name: Lydia Colman
Number Pages: 1

U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865
about William Bunker
Residence: Fulton, Muscatine, Iowa
Class: 2
Congressional District: 2nd
Age on 1 July 1863: 40
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1823
Race: White
Place of Birth: Pennsylvania

William was in listed in the household in the 1870 census

1880 United States Federal Census
about Lydia Bunker
Age: 53
Birth Year: abt 1827
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Home in 1880: Fulton, Muscatine, Iowa
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Occupation: Keeping House
Household members:
Lydia Bunker 53
Benn Bunker 23
Clara Lacy 27
Frank H. Lacy 5
William Hambrick 29 (Occupation works on farm)

Other names on this monument are Benn Bunker, Frank and Clara Lacey and Harry Lacey

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  • Created by: fargo
  • Added: 21 Apr 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 51418984
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lydia Benn Bunker (4 Jan 1827–22 Oct 1893), Find a Grave Memorial ID 51418984, citing Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by fargo (contributor 47136288) .