Roy Jasper Bullard

14 November 1899–26 July 1951 (Age 51)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Roy Jasper

When Roy Jasper Bullard was born on 14 November 1899, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Edward D. Bullard, was 33 and his mother, Emma Millie Purdee, was 25. He married Mary Lillian Coble on 3 July 1920, in Kings Mountain, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Crowder Mountain Township, Gaston, North Carolina, United States in 1910 and Bessemer City, Gaston, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. He died on 26 July 1951, at the age of 51, and was buried in Bessemer City, Gaston, North Carolina, United States.

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Roy Jasper Bullard
Mary Lillian Coble
Marriage: 3 July 1920
Roy Jasper Bullard Jr

Spouse and Children

3 July 1920
Kings Mountain, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States


    Roy Jasper Bullard Jr


Parents and Siblings

    Edward D. Bullard





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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 1

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 14

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

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)

  • Roy J Bullard, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Roy Bullard in household of Edward Bullard, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Roy Bullard in household of Emma Bullard, "United States Census, 1920"

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