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BUNGER, TX

BUNGER, TEXAS. Bunger, on Farm Road 1287 eight miles south of Graham in southeastern Young County, was originally settled in 1872 by W. T. and Sam Bunger. A post office was established there in 1909, closed in 1920, reopened in 1921, and closed again in 1955. In 1940 Bunger comprised twenty-five residents and one store. From 1974 to 1990 its population was estimated at twenty-six. In 2000 the population was forty.

William R. Hunt

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Handbook of Texas Online, William R. Hunt, "Bunger, TX," accessed July 29, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hnbaa.

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