John George Bulcken

Brief Life History of John George

John George Bulcken was born on 30 August 1856, in South Carolina, United States as the son of John Bulcken and Amelia Frederic Sowiski. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Catherine Meta Schmidt. He lived in Florence, Florence, South Carolina, United States for about 20 years. He died on 3 December 1940, in Florence Township, Florence, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in South Carolina, United States.

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John George Bulcken
Catherine Meta Schmidt
Essie Bulcken
Frederica Bulcken
Esther L Bulcken
John E Bulcken
George William Bulcken

Sources (8)

  • John Bulcken, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John George Bulcken, Sr., "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"
  • John Bulcken in entry for George W Bulcken, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"

World Events (8)


In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1878 · Liberian Exodus

April 21, 1878, around 206 African Americans boarde the ship Azor for Liberia.The cause for this is with the rise of political power, it makes life even harder for the African Americans.

Name Meaning

English: relationship name from the Middle English personal name Dulkin, a diminutive of Old English * Dylla; See Dil .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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