Archie Lee Bullis Jr

Brief Life History of Archie Lee

When Archie Lee Bullis Jr was born on 2 January 1914, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, his father, Archie Lee Bullis, was 35 and his mother, Grace Rosetta Kessell, was 35. He married Bonita Lou Krauser on 20 August 1948, in Clark, Washington, United States. He lived in Milwaukie, Clackamas, Oregon, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1940. He died on 19 September 1995, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States.

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Archie Lee Bullis Jr
1914–1995
Bonita Lou Krauser
1928–2005
Marriage: 20 August 1948

Sources (22)

  • Archie Bullis, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Archie Lee Bullis Jr, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, Births, and Marriages 1980-2014"
  • Archie L Bullis, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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Name Meaning

English (Cambridgeshire): probably a metonymic occupational name for someone employed in a cattle shed, or a topographic name for someone who lived by one, from a shortened form of Middle English bulehus ‘bull house’, from bule, bole ‘bull’ + h(o)us ‘house’.

Latvian: nickname or metonymic occupational name from bullis ‘bull’.

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

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