Isabella Bunker, 17871817 (aged 29 years)

Bunker, Isabella (1787-1817)
Name
Isabella Bunker
Given names
Isabella
Surname
Bunker
Married name
Isabella Laycock
Birth September 9, 1787 26 20
Birth of a brotherHenry Edmund Bunker
about 1789 (aged 1 year)
Birth of a sisterMary Ann Campbell Bunker
August 17, 1793 (aged 5 years)
Birth of a sisterCharlotte Dair Bunker
February 12, 1803 (aged 15 years)
Birth of a brotherJames Eber Bunker
about 1804 (aged 16 years)
Birth of a brotherCharles Bunker
November 24, 1805 (aged 18 years)
Immigration August 1806 (aged 18 years)
Text:

In August 1806 Eber Bunker reached Sydney from England as master of the ship 'Elizabeth', part-owned by Robert Campbell bringing his wife Margrett and five children.

Birth of a brotherErnest Bunker
April 3, 1808 (aged 20 years)
Death of a brotherErnest Bunker
April 1808 (aged 20 years)
Death of a motherMargrett Thompson
April 3, 1808 (aged 20 years)
MarriageThomas LaycockView this family
June 1, 1809 (aged 21 years)
Address: St Philips
Text:

On 1 June 1809 he marries Isabella Bunker, daughter of Eber Bunker Following Macquarie's arrival, the newly married Laycock departed from New South Wales with wife Isabella, aboard HMS Dromedary on 18 March 1810, sailing for England.

Birth of a son
#1
John Henry Brabyn Laycock
July 1, 1810 (aged 22 years)
Address: On board the ship 'Dromedary'
Death of a sonJohn Henry Brabyn Laycock
March 1811 (aged 23 years)
Address: Horsham Barracks
Birth of a daughter
#2
Margaret Hannah Laycock
February 17, 1812 (aged 24 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Thomas William Eber Bunker Laycock
January 19, 1815 (aged 27 years)
Source: unknown
Immigration March 8, 1817 (aged 29 years)
Text:

Thomas Laycock and wife Isabella sailed immediately for Sydney aboard the ship Fame with their two children, arriving 8 March 1817, but Isabella took ill during the journey, and died in May 1817.

Birth of a son
#4
John Craven Laycock
May 13, 1817 (aged 29 years)
Address: Ultimo House
Death of a sonJohn Craven Laycock
May 13, 1817 (aged 29 years)
Address: Ultimo House
Death May 13, 1817 (aged 29 years)
Citation details:

Sydney Gazette Sat 17 May 1817 p. 3

Text:

On Monday last, after a painful illness, to which she submitted with truly christian fortitude and resignation, Mrs. THOMAS LAYCOCK of Pitt-street. The interment of the remains of this much lamented lady took place from Ultimo House on Wednesday; and was attended by His Honor the Lieutenant Governor, and many others principal Officers.

Burial
Cemetery: Sydney Burial Ground
Text:

Mrs Margrett BUNKER wife of Captain Ebbur BUNKER died 3rd April 1808 aged 40 years. also her daughter Isabella LAYCOCK wife of Cap't Thomas LAYCOCK late of H.M. 97th Reg't she died 13th May 1817 aged 30 years. Also Arnold J.W. Fisk eldest son of the late Cap't FISK grandson and nephew of the above died 28th November 1833 aged 21 yrs (Note: This is the oldest stone at Bunnerong)

Family with parents
father
Bunker, Eber (1761-1836)
17611836
Birth: March 7, 1761Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Death: September 27, 1836Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
mother
17671808
Birth: April 10, 1767Stepney, London, England, United Kingdom
Death: April 3, 1808Sydney Town, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: November 16, 1786St George, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
10 months
herself
Bunker, Isabella (1787-1817)
17871817
Birth: September 9, 1787 26 20England, United Kingdom
Death: May 13, 1817Sydney Town, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
1789
Birth: about 1789 27 21England, United Kingdom
Death:
5 years
younger sister
17931852
Birth: August 17, 1793 32 26England, United Kingdom
Death: June 5, 1852Balmain, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
10 years
younger sister
18031851
Birth: February 12, 1803 41 35Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
Death: February 13, 1851Liverpool, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
23 months
younger brother
18041842
Birth: about 1804 42 36England, United Kingdom
Death: April 1842The high Seas
23 months
younger brother
18051874
Birth: November 24, 1805 44 38England, United Kingdom
Death: 1874Liverpool, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
18081808
Birth: April 3, 1808 47 40Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 1808Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Father’s family with Ann
father
Bunker, Eber (1761-1836)
17611836
Birth: March 7, 1761Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Death: September 27, 1836Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
step-mother
17751837
Birth: between 1775 and 1784
Death: January 28, 1837Minchinbury, Central Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: April 28, 1823
Family with Thomas Laycock
husband
Laycock, Thomas (1786-1823)
17861823
Birth: about 1786 30 28Bristol, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: November 7, 1823Bringelly, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
herself
Bunker, Isabella (1787-1817)
17871817
Birth: September 9, 1787 26 20England, United Kingdom
Death: May 13, 1817Sydney Town, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: June 1, 1809Sydney Town, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
13 months
son
18101811
Birth: July 1, 1810 24 22The high Seas
Death: March 1811Sussex, England, United Kingdom
20 months
daughter
18121828
Birth: February 17, 1812 26 24London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
Death: after 1828
3 years
son
18151881
Birth: January 19, 1815 29 27Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Death: 1881Wollombi, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
18171817
Birth: May 13, 1817 31 29Sydney Town, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 13, 1817Sydney Town, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Thomas Laycock + Margaret Connell
husband
Laycock, Thomas (1786-1823)
17861823
Birth: about 1786 30 28Bristol, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Death: November 7, 1823Bringelly, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
partner’s partner
17981824
Birth: about 1798 39 38England, United Kingdom
Death: 1824New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: July 8, 1817Sydney Town, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
17 months
step-son
18181897
Birth: December 2, 1818 32 20Sydney Town, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1897Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
step-son
18211886
Birth: June 17, 1821 35 23Bringelly, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 22, 1886Ingleburn, Southern Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
BirthRootsWeb. WorldConnect [database on-line]. Ancestry.com, 2009
ImmigrationAustralian Dictionary of Biography. Online edition. [database - on-line]. Canberra: Australian National University, 2006
Text:

In August 1806 Eber Bunker reached Sydney from England as master of the ship 'Elizabeth', part-owned by Robert Campbell bringing his wife Margrett and five children.

MarriageWebsite - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Text:

On 1 June 1809 he marries Isabella Bunker, daughter of Eber Bunker Following Macquarie's arrival, the newly married Laycock departed from New South Wales with wife Isabella, aboard HMS Dromedary on 18 March 1810, sailing for England.

ImmigrationWebsite - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Text:

Thomas Laycock and wife Isabella sailed immediately for Sydney aboard the ship Fame with their two children, arriving 8 March 1817, but Isabella took ill during the journey, and died in May 1817.

DeathRootsWeb. WorldConnect [database on-line]. Ancestry.com, 2009
DeathNational Library of Australia. Trove: one search...a wealth of information. [database on-line].
Citation details:

Sydney Gazette Sat 17 May 1817 p. 3

Text:

On Monday last, after a painful illness, to which she submitted with truly christian fortitude and resignation, Mrs. THOMAS LAYCOCK of Pitt-street. The interment of the remains of this much lamented lady took place from Ultimo House on Wednesday; and was attended by His Honor the Lieutenant Governor, and many others principal Officers.

BurialJohnson, Keith A. Comp. Gravestone inscriptions, N.S.W. Volume 1. Sydney burial ground : Elizabeth and Devonshire Streets "The Sandhills' (Monuments relocated at Bunnerong) / compiled by Keith A. Johnson and Malcolm R. Sainty. n.p., the compilers, 1973
Text:

Mrs Margrett BUNKER wife of Captain Ebbur BUNKER died 3rd April 1808 aged 40 years. also her daughter Isabella LAYCOCK wife of Cap't Thomas LAYCOCK late of H.M. 97th Reg't she died 13th May 1817 aged 30 years. Also Arnold J.W. Fisk eldest son of the late Cap't FISK grandson and nephew of the above died 28th November 1833 aged 21 yrs (Note: This is the oldest stone at Bunnerong)