Leonard Meredith Bullock III

19 August 1871–27 June 1953 (Age 81)
Lunenburg, Virginia, United States

The Life of Leonard Meredith

When Leonard Meredith Bullock III was born on 19 August 1871, in Lunenburg, Virginia, United States, his father, James Hope Bullock, was 23 and his mother, Lucy Perry Meredith, was 21. He married Lillian Grey Bagley on 19 August 1903, in Fletchers Chapel, Lunenburg, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Nutbush Township, Warren, North Carolina, United States in 1900 and North Whitakers Township, Nash, North Carolina, United States in 1920. He died on 27 June 1953, in Henderson, Vance, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Henderson, Vance, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leonard Meredith Bullock III
Lillian Grey Bagley
Marriage: 19 August 1903
Julia Pegram Bullock
Leonard Meredith Bullock Jr
Edward Bagley Bullock
James Hope Bullock

Spouse and Children

19 August 1903
Fletchers Chapel, Lunenburg, Virginia, United States


    Julia Pegram Bullock


    Leonard Meredith Bullock Jr


    Edward Bagley Bullock



Parents and Siblings

    James Hope Bullock


    Lucy Perry Meredith




World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · Last Troops Leave

Age 6

In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 23

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English bullok ‘bullock’ (Old English bulluc), referring to a young bull rather than a castrated one, 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 (3)

  • L Meredith Bullock, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leonard M Bullock, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Leonard M Bullock, "United States Census, 1910"

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