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William E. Hodgkins-[1139]
Susan D. Hodgkins-[1140]
William Wirt Sumner-[1963]
(Abt 1799-1866)
Philena K. Leland-[1964]
(Abt 1810-1890)
Walden Bateman Hodgkins-[12]
Elizabeth (Lizzie) Marie (Maria) Sumner-[13]
(Abt 1850-1934)
Martha F. "Mattie" Hodgkins-[92]


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Charles Freeman Bunker-[1083]

Martha F. "Mattie" Hodgkins-[92] 5 6

  • Born: 7 May 1873, Hancock, Hancock, Maine, U.S.A. 2 7
  • Marriage: Charles Freeman Bunker-[1083] on 6 Aug 1893 in Kendall Green, Middlesex, Massachusetts, U.S.A. 1 2 3 4
  • Died: 6 Feb 1956, Tulare County, California at age 82 8 9

bullet  General Notes:

"Aunt Mattie married a Bunder (sic) and moved to Porterville where she raised two sons and one daughter. When your Uncle Jerry was about 12 and Mom was 52 he became more than she could handle and she sent him to Porterville to live with her cousin Walden and his wife Irene who were childless - and younger. Walden, of course, was Aunt Mattie's boy."

bullet  Birth Notes:

Dean says F. was for Florence according notes of Mildred Hodgkins.


bullet  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census, 1880, Hancock, Hancock, Maine, U.S.A. 10

2. Residence, 1939, Porterville, Tulare, California, U.S.A. 11


Mattie married Charles Freeman Bunker-[1083] [MRIN: 344], son of William Henry Bunker-[3010] and Harriett Delphine Paine-[3011], on 6 Aug 1893 in Kendall Green, Middlesex, Massachusetts, U.S.A..1 2 3 4 (Charles Freeman Bunker-[1083] was born on 12 Nov 1871 in Eden, Hancock, Maine, U.S.A. 4 7 12 13 14 and died on 25 Feb 1957 in Porterville, Tulare, CA 4 15.)



1 Lovingfoss, Jackie, 11 Aug 1992, Letter about Hodgkins family and John Davis. (Harold R. 'JR' Appleby), Marriage of Mattie HODGKINS. Repository: Don's Genealogy Binders, 448 Bellflower Blvd., Unit 219, Long Beach, CA 90814-4116, U.S.A.,, or Surety: 3

2 Copy of Family Group Report for Walden B. Hodgkins received from Erik Remington by Don Appleby on 6 Nov 1996 (Erik Remington). Surety: 3

3 Barbara Hodgkins Goon, "Walden B. Hodgkins family group sheet," compiled 7 Dec 1996 (Seal Beach, California). ID: 229, As to Bunker/Hodgkins marriage date 6 Aug 1893. Surety: 1

4 Barkey, Diane Peery, Bunker.doc received 3/10/2002 from Diane Peery Barkey with email to Don Evan Appleby
. Surety: 0

5 The old recluse, Letter dated Friday, June 21, 1996 from Remington Dene Mandel, calling himself "The old recluse" (Don E. Appleby). Surety: 3

6 Barbara Goon, Family tree information received 4 Nov 1996 from Barbara Goon. (Don E. Appleby 4 Nov 1996), Name as Martha, rather than Matilda. Surety: 3

7 Barbara Hodgkins Goon, "Walden B. Hodgkins family group sheet," compiled 7 Dec 1996 (Seal Beach, California). ID: 229. Surety: 1

8 The Church of Latter Day Saints, California Death Index (The Church of Latter Day Saints). Repository: FHC Los Alamitos, 4142 Cerritos, Los Alamitos, CA. Surety: 3

9 Surety: 2

10 Weaver, Lois A., "Hodgkins," e-mail message from <> () to Appleby, Don Evan, 23 May 2003 ID: 509. Repository: Surety: 2

11 Photocopy of article in The Daily Report dated 8 Mar 1939 about death of W. W. Hodgkins received from R. D. Mandel 3 Oct 1996. (The Daily Report, 8 Mar 1939, Ontario, California), Resided in Porterville at time of father's death. Surety: 3

12 R. D. Mandel, Letter of R. D. Mandel to Don E. Appleby dated 10 Sep 1996 (Don E. Appleby 13 Sep 1996), Charles W. Bunker not this Charles Bunker. Surety: 3

13, As to date of birth. Surety: 2

14 William H. /Bunker/, 1880 U.S. Census, Eden, Hancock, Maine, U.S.A.,; National Archives FH film 1254480 NA Film T9-0480 Page 348A. ID: 748, T9-00480 pg 348A. Repository: FamilySearch,, Call Number:1880 United States Census. Surety: 1

15, As to date of death and county of death. Surety: 2

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Compiled by Don Evan Appleby from the sources noted.
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