Moses Wesley Bullington

24 January 1866–April 1956 (Age 90)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Moses Wesley

When Moses Wesley Bullington was born on 24 January 1866, in Illinois, United States, his father, Lemuel Bullington, was 46 and his mother, Serepta Chamblin, was 30. He had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with Niza Ivy. He lived in Union Township, Woodward, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. He died in April 1956, in Cedar, Missouri, United States, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Moses Wesley Bullington
1866–1956
Niza Ivy
1863–1918
Viola Bullington
1886–1937
William Elmer Bullington
1889–1959
Grace Ann Bullington
1892–1978
Fred Bullington
1895–1969
Hazel Bell Bullington
1899–1997
Bertha Mae Bullington
1901–1988

Spouse and Children

children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Lemuel Bullington

    Male1820–Male

    Female1836–Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1871

Age 5

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 26

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.

Name Meaning

English:1. variant of Billington , found as such in colonial VA. 2. There are also two places in England named Bullington, in Leicestershire and Buckinghamshire, and it is possible that either or both of these could have given rise to the surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Moses W Bullington, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Moses Balington in household of Lemuel Balington, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Moses Bullington - Government record: Census record: birth: about 1866; Illinois, United States

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