William Bulcock

1762–
Holme Chapel, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

William Bulcock was born in 1762, in Holme Chapel, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. He married Jenny Duffin in 1787, in Holme Chapel, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters.

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Family Time Line

William Bulcock
1762–
Jenny Duffin
1768–
Marriage: 1787
James Bulcock
1787–
Robert Bulcock
1790–1823
Anne Bulcock
1793–
Peter Bulcock
1795–
Mary Bulcock
1798–
Richard Bulcock
1798–
William Bulcock
1799–1848
Elizabeth Bulcock
1804–
John Bulcock
1807–
Joseph Bulcock
1809–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1787
Holme Chapel, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

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+5 More Children

World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 39

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

Age 53

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 61

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English bullok ‘bullock’ (Old English bulluc), referring to a young bull rather than a castrated one, probably applied as a nickname for an exuberant young man, or a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of bullocks.

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Bulcock in entry for William Bulcock, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • William Bulcock in entry for William Bulcock, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • William Bulcock in entry for Anne Bulcock, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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