John M. Bullard

1825–17 June 1898 (Age 73)
Johnson, Lamoille, Vermont, United States

The Life of John M.

When John M. Bullard was born in 1825, his father, John Bullard, was 34 and his mother, Rosanna Mills, was 30. He married U. Jane Gilpatrick on 11 April 1850, in Nashville, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Massachusetts, United States in 1870. He died on 17 June 1898, in Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 73.

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John M. Bullard
U. Jane Gilpatrick
Marriage: 11 April 1850
Lenora C Bullard
Edna Abby Bullard
Charles E. Bullard
John W. Bullard

Spouse and Children


    U. Jane Gilpatrick


11 April 1850
Nashville, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States


    Lenora C Bullard


    Edna Abby Bullard


    Charles E. Bullard


    John W. Bullard


Parents and Siblings

    John Bullard


    Rosanna Mills







World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 0

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Age 21

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English:1. most probably from bullward, an occupational name for someone who looked after a bull. 2. alternatively, it may be a nickname for a fraudster, from Old French, Middle English bole ‘fraud’, ‘deceit’ + the pejorative suffix -(h)ard, or a nickname for a rotund man, from a pejorative derivative of Old French boule ‘round’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John M Bullard, "Massachusetts State Census, 1865"
  • John M Bullard, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John M Bullard, "United States Census, 1880"

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