Elizabeth Bulla

27 February 1800–26 March 1857 (Age 57)
North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Bulla was born on 27 February 1800, in North Carolina, United States, her father, William Bulla, was 22 and her mother, Elizabeth Hoover, was 21. She married Samuel Burgess in 1816, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Wayne, Webster Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States in 1850. She died on 26 March 1857, in Richmond, Wayne Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Hoover Bulla Cemetery, Spring Grove, Wayne Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Burgess
Elizabeth Bulla
Marriage: 1816
Malinda Burgess
Daniel Burgess
Milton Burgess
Jesse Burgess
Anna B. Burgess
Mary Jane Burgess
Eliza Burgess
Mary Ann Burgess
William Bulla Burgess
Andrew Burgess

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1816Randolph, North Carolina, United States
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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1804 · Walton War
    Age 4
    The Walton War was a border dispute between Georgia and North Carolina, when Georgia established Walton County. The main piece of land being fought over was called the Orphan Strip and was located between North Carolina and Georgia. It started in 1804 and became part of the War of 1812 and lasted until 1818.
    Age 16
    Indiana is the 19th state.

    Name Meaning

    Italian (southern): from bulla ‘bubble’, a regional variant of bolla; either a habitational name from any of several minor places with hot springs that have names derived from this word, or a nickname for a person with a skin complaint causing bubble- or blister-like swellings.

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

    Sources (2)

    • Elizabeth Burgess, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Elizabeth Bulla Burgess, "Find A Grave Index"

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