Rachel Bull

Brief Life History of Rachel

When Rachel Bull was born on 22 February 1782, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, her father, John Bull Sr., was 38 and her mother, Jemima Carson, was 37. She married Nehemiah Carson on 23 September 1806, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Chariton Township, Chariton, Missouri, United States in 1850. She died on 5 April 1860, in Glasgow, Howard, Missouri, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Chariton Cemetery, Glasgow, Howard, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nehemiah Carson
1776–1860
Rachel Bull
1782–1860
Marriage: 23 September 1806
James Carson
1807–1846
Samuel Carson
1808–
William Carson
1810–
Ann Mariah Carson
1812–1878
George Carson
1813–1891
Smith Carson
1815–
Elizabeth Ann Lawrason Carson
1817–1878
John Thomas Carson
1821–1821
Rachel Carson
1823–
Pvt. Nehemiah Carson Jr
1825–1846
John Richard Carson Sr
1828–1902
Alice Lawrason Carson
1830–1880
Margaret Carson
1833–

Sources (4)

  • Rachel Cars?N in household of Nehamiah Cars?N, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Rachel Bull, "Maryland Marriages, 1666-1970"
  • Rachel Bull Carson, "Find A Grave Index"

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World Events (7)

1783 · A Free America

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

1803

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a strong, aggressive, bull-like man, from Middle English bule, bole. Occasionally, the name may denote a keeper of a bull (compare Bulman ), or possibly someone who lived at a building distinguished by the sign of a bull.

German (mainly northern): from Middle Low German bulle ‘bull’, used as a nickname for a cattle breeder, keeper, or dealer. Compare South German Ochs .

South German: nickname for a short fat man, a variant of Bolle , or a nickname for a man with the physical characteristics of a bull.

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

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