Henry Bull

Male15 September 1818–

Brief Life History of Henry

When Henry Bull was born on 15 September 1818, in Worthington, Franklin, Ohio, United States, his father, Smith Bull, was 46 and his mother, Sarah Burr, was 36. He married Caroline Smith on 7 January 1844, in Sandusky, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Waterville, Lucas, Ohio, United States in 1870 and Elyria, Lorain, Ohio, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Henry Bull
Caroline Smith
Marriage: 7 January 1844
Huldah M Bull
Frances Bull
about 1854–
Frances L Bull
Helen A Bull
Alfred Lonzo Buell
C D A Bull

Sources (6)

  • H J Bull, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Henry Bull, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Henry Bull, "United States Census, 1870"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 January 1844Sandusky, Ohio, United States
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 1

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

    Age 18

    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Age 42

    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

    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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