Rudolph Bunner

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Rudolph Bunner (August 17, 1779 – July 16, 1837) was a U.S. Representative from New York.

Born in Savannah, New York, Bunner was graduated from Columbia University in 1798.

He studied law, was admitted to the bar, and practiced in Newburgh, New York from 1819 until 1822.

Bunner moved to Oswego, New York in October 1822, where he engaged in manufacturing and served as a director of the Oswego Cloth & Carpet Manufacturing Company.

He also was an extensive landowner. He served as member of the first board of directors of the Oswego Canal Company.

Bunner was elected as a Jacksonian to the Twentieth Congress (March 4, 1827 – March 3, 1829).

He died in Oswego, New York, July 16, 1837. He was interred in Riverside Cemetery.


United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Nicoll Fosdick
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 20th congressional district

Succeeded by
Joseph Hawkins

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