Doyle Bullard

25 February 1918–13 November 1986 (Age 68)
Willow, Greer, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Doyle

When Doyle Bullard was born on 25 February 1918, in Willow, Greer, Oklahoma, United States, his father, Daniel Victor Bullard, was 30 and his mother, Birdie Black, was 25. He lived in Buena, Yakima, Washington, United States in 1935 and San Joaquin Judicial Township, Sacramento, California, United States in 1940. He died on 13 November 1986, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Victor Bullard
1887–1957
Birdie Black
1893–1918
Clarence LeRoy Bullard
1911–1970
Paul Laverne Bullard
1913–1986
Doyle Bullard
1918–1986

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1919 · Seattle General Strike

Age 1

The Seattle general strike was a five day strike in 1919, where around 65,000 workers began striking for higher wages. This happened two years after WWI  wage controls.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 19

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English:1. most probably from bullward, an occupational name for someone who looked after a bull. 2. alternatively, it may be a nickname for a fraudster, from Old French, Middle English bole ‘fraud’, ‘deceit’ + the pejorative suffix -(h)ard, or a nickname for a rotund man, from a pejorative derivative of Old French boule ‘round’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Doyle Ballard in household of Daniel V Ballard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Doyle Bullard in household of Victor Bullard, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Doyle Bullard in household of D V Bullard, "United States Census, 1930"

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