Harriet A. Bullock

Brief Life History of Harriet A.

When Harriet A. Bullock was born about 1836, in Clinton, Hickman, Kentucky, United States, her father, Judge Edward Irvine Bullock, was 27 and her mother, Maria Sarah Emerson, was 22. She married Robert Washington Walker about 1850, in Clinton, Hickman, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Hickman, Fulton, Kentucky, United States in 1850 and Hickman, Kentucky, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Robert Washington Walker
1831–1914
Harriet A. Bullock
about 1836–
Marriage: about 1850
William Thomas Walker
1855–1928
Hettie Walker
1858–1945
Maria Bullock Walker
1856–1929
Edward B Walker Sr.
1862–1914

Sources (17)

  • Harriet A Walker in household of R W Walker, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Harriet A. Bullock - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Harriet A. Bullock
  • Harriet A. Bullock, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

World Events (8)

about 1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

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

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 The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): from Middle English bulluc, bullok ‘bullock’ (Old English bulluc), referring to a young bull, 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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