Arthur Rigby BUNNY Esq.
- Born: Sep 1846, Donnington, Berkshire, England
- Marriage: Mary Agnes KELLY in 1896
- Died: Oct 1918, Masterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand at age 72
Cause of his death was Pneumonia.
Press, Volume LIV, Issue 16358, 1 November 1918, Page 4
The death is announced at Masterton of Mr Arthur R. Bunny, solicitor and Crown prosecutor. The late Mr Bunny, who was 72 years of age, was born at Newbury, Berkshire, England, and arrived in .New Zealand when quite a boy with his father, the late Mr Henry Bunny, at one time a member of the House of Representatives. He was educated at private schools in Wellington, and was admitted a solicitor of the Supreme Court in January, 1876. Commencing the practice of. his profession at Masterton, he was appointed a solictor to tho Borough Council on its incorporation in 1876. His death was quite unexpected. He had been suffering from influenza, and on Tuesday night pneumonia supervened and was the cause of his death. He leaves a widow and seven children. One of his brothers is Mr E. P. Bunny, solicitor, of "Wellington and Lower Hutt,
Arthur married Mary Agnes KELLY in 1896. (Mary Agnes KELLY was born circa 1868 and died in 1945.)