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Where did the English Bula family come from? What is the English Bula family crest and coat of arms? When did the Bula family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Bula family history?The name Bula is of Anglo-Saxon origin. It was name for a person of strong character or who was physically strong and big.
Spelling variations in names were a common occurrence before English spelling was standardized a few hundred years ago. In the Middle Ages, even the literate spelled their names differently as the English language incorporated elements of French, Latin, and other European languages. Many variations of the name Bula have been found, including Bull, Bule, Bulls, Buyll, Bula and others.
First found in Somerset, where the family held a seat from ancient times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bula research. Another 567 words(40 lines of text) covering the years 1852, 1275, 1296, 1200, 1376, 1562, 1628, 1552, 1628, 1605, 1684, 1636, 1610, 1694, 1685, 1686, 1690, 1630, 1692, 1660, 1661, 1679, 1689, 1689 and 1692 are included under the topic Early Bula History in all our PDF Extended History products.
Another 143 words(10 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Bula Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Families began migrating abroad in enormous numbers because of the political and religious discontent in England. Often faced with persecution and starvation in England, the possibilities of the New World attracted many English people. Although the ocean trips took many lives, those who did get to North America were instrumental in building the necessary groundwork for what would become powerful new nations. Among early immigrants of the Bula surname to cross the Atlantic and come to North America were:
Bula Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
The Bula Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Bula Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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