Mary Catherine Bullock

4 February 1847–11 July 1879 (Age 32)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Catherine

When Mary Catherine Bullock was born on 4 February 1847, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, James Bullock, was 40 and her mother, Mary Currie Hill, was 34. She married Ebenezer Farnes on 27 October 1866, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 11 July 1879, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 32, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ebenezer Farnes
Mary Catherine Bullock
Marriage: 27 October 1866
Mary Ann Farnes
Elizabeth Farnes
Ebenezer Farnes Jr.
Emily Farnes
Edith Farnes

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 October 1866Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 1
    The Geographic Names Information System(GNIS) indicates opened as Kane 02/17/1848. Name changed to Council Bluffs 12/10/1852.
    1859 · Logan is Founded
    Age 12
    "\""During the end of April, David Reese and his company settled the land north of the Logan River. That area was the second permanent settlement in Cache Valley and the future location of Logan. The city's boundary was drawn by Logan's first bishop, Jesse W. Fox, a government engineer. The name \""\""Logan\""\"" comes from a trapper that used to frequent the area before the pioneers came to the valley.\"""
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    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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    Sources (16)

    • Mary Farns in household of Ebenezar Farns, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Mary Catherine Bullock in entry for Elizabeth Farnes Silver, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Mary C Bullock in household of Mary Bullock, "United States Census, 1860"

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