Anne Bullivant

Female13 June 1725–about 1790

Brief Life History of Anne

When Anne Bullivant was born on 13 June 1725, in Lincolnshire, England, her father, Ambrose Bullivant, was 45 and her mother, Anne Bell or Bett, was 26. She died about 1790, in Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 66.

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Ambrose Bullivant
Anne Bell or Bett
Anne Bullivant
Mary Bullivant
Richard Bullivant

Sources (7)

  • Anne, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Anne Bullivant, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"
  • Anne Bullivant, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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World Events (6)

1752 · Gregorian Calendar is Adopted

Age 27

Gregorian calendar was adopted in England in 1752. That year, Wednesday, September 2, 1752, was followed by Thursday, September 14th, 1752, which caused the country to skip ahead eleven days.

1754 · Seven Years' War

Age 29

The Seven Years' War began as a North American conflict then stretched between England and France. England, along with allies, battled France in America, India, and Europe, making it arguably the first global war. The conflict ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris in 1763 and England was victorious. The Seven Years' war ultimately led to discontent in the colonies and the American Revolution.

1770 · Boston Tea Party

Age 45

Thousands of British troops were sent to Boston to enforce Britain's tax laws. Taxes were repealed on all imports to the American Colonies except tea. Americans, disguised as Native Americans, dumped chests of tea imported by the East India Company into the Boston Harbor in protest. This escalated tensions between the American Colonies and the British government.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Bonifant . In Notts, Bonenfant was a hereditary surname in Worksop and Edwinstowe from the 14th century and had developed to Bullivant by the 16th century. At the end of the 17th century both forms of the name were still current in the same family: Thomas Bonifant, 1670, Tho. Bullivant, 1703 in IGI (East Retford, Notts).

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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