Phoebe Jane Bull

1802–11 April 1885 (Age 83)
Portland, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Phoebe Jane

When Phoebe Jane Bull was born in 1802, in Portland, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada, her father, Amos Bull, was 34 and her mother, Martha Cunningham, was 27. She married Horace Martin about 1830, in Frontenac, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 11 April 1885, in Frontenac, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Horace Martin
1810–
Phoebe Jane Bull
1802–1885
Marriage: about 1830
Hester Ann Martin
1829–
Stephen Martin
1832–1906
William James Martin
1833–1897
Charles Henry Martin
1835–1914
Lucinda Martin
1841–
Horace Martin
1844–1917

Spouse and Children

    Horace Martin

    Male1810–Male

    Female1802–1885Female

MARRIAGE
about 1830
Frontenac, Ontario, Canada
children

(6)

    Hester Ann Martin

    Female1829–Female

    Stephen Martin

    Male1832–1906Male

    William James Martin

    Male1833–1897Male

    Charles Henry Martin

    Male1835–1914Male

    Lucinda Martin

    Female1841–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (2)

1867

Age 65

South Frontenac is a township in Frontenac County in eastern Ontario, Canada.[1] It was amalgamated in 1998 from the former townships of Bedford, Loughborough, Portland, and Storrington.[4]
1869

Age 67

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Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a strong, aggressive, bull-like man, from Middle English bul(l)e, bol(l)e. Occasionally, the name may denote a keeper of a bull. Compare Bulman .2 German (mainly northern): from a byname for a cattle breeder, keeper, or dealer. Compare South German Ochs .3 South German: nickname for a short fat man, a variant of Bolle , or a nickname for a man with the physical characteristics of a bull.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Phoebe J Martin in entry for John J Reed and Lucinda Martin, "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869"
  • Phoebe Bull in entry for Chas Henry Martin and Agnes Moran, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Phobie Bull in entry for Horas Martin, "Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"

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