Bernard J Cullen

Male1901–1985

Brief Life History of Bernard J

When Bernard J Cullen was born in 1901, in Chester, Chester, Orange, New York, United States, his father, Bernard Cullen, was 33 and his mother, Margaret McGrath, was 34. He married Marion G. Taft in 1927, in Chester, Chester, Orange, New York, United States. He lived in Chester, Orange, New York, United States in 1915 and Middletown, Orange, New York, United States in 1940. He died in 1985, in New York, United States, at the age of 84.

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Bernard J Cullen
1901–1985
Marion G. Taft
1903–1968
Marriage: 1927

Sources (6)

  • Bernard J Cullen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Bernard J Cullen, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"
  • Bernard J Cullen, "United States Census, 1930"

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  • Marriage
    1927Chester, Chester, Orange, New York, United States
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    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

    Age 0

    President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

    1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

    Age 16

    Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 22

    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Declan, Dermot, Donal, Fergus, Aidan, Brennan, Donovan, Eamon, Eamonn, Kieran, Liam.

    Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuileáin ‘descendant of Cuileán’, a variant of the personal name Coileán meaning ‘puppy’ or ‘young hound’ (see Collin ).

    Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuilinn ‘descendant of Cuileann’, a byname meaning ‘holly’.

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

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