Jemimah Bullard

Brief Life History of Jemimah

When Jemimah Bullard was born on 4 March 1702, in Dedham, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, William Bullard Sr., was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Avery, was 24. She married Solomon Jeremiah Bullard on 8 March 1732, in Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1702. She died on 27 October 1782, in Dedham, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Solomon Jeremiah Bullard
1702–1768
Jemimah Bullard
1702–1782
Marriage: 8 March 1732
Solomon Thomas Bullard
1733–1764
Miss Bullard
1741–
Seth Bullard
1736–1811
William Bullard
1741–1821

Sources (7)

  • Jemimah Bullard, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Jemima Bullard, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Jemima Bullard, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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1776

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

1776 · The Declaration to the King

"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""

Name Meaning

English:

occupational name for someone who kept bulls, from Middle English buleward, boleward ‘bull keeper’ or the rarer Middle English buleherd ‘bull herd’. The more common name for this occupation is Bulman .

alternatively, a variant of Buller + excrescent -d.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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