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William Bunker (b. Abt. June 1648, d. June 26, 1712)William Bunker (son of George Bunker and Jane/Elizabeth Godfrey) was born Abt. June 1648 in Tingrith, Bedfordshire, England237, and died June 26, 1712 in Nantucket, Massachusetts.He married Mary Macy on April 11, 1669 in Salisbury, Massachusetts, daughter of Thomas Macy and Sarah Hopcot.
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William was baptized 17 June 1648 Tingrith, Bedfordshire, England.He was with his father when his father drowned crossing a stream with a team of horses.William was the first Bunker who lived, worked, and died on Nantucket.He raised sheep there.
William's will, dated 22 June 1712, probated 5 Aug 1712, mentions wilfe Mary, sons George, Jonathon, Benjamin, Jabez, Thomas, and Peleg and daughers Jane Bunker, Ann Paddock, Abigail Bunker, and Mary Bunker (Nantucket probate records).
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Marriage: April 11, 1669, Salisbury, Massachusetts.
Children of William Bunker and Mary Macy are:
- +Ann Bunker, b. September 03, 1686, Nantucket, Massachusetts, d. January 18, 1767, Nantucket, Massachusetts.