The Bullet name has descended through the generations from the ancient Anglo-Saxon
culture. Their name comes from having lived in Huntingdonshire, where the family was found since the early Middle Ages.
Early Origins of the Bullet family
The surname Bullet was first found in Huntingdonshire, where they held a family seat
from ancient times.
Early History of the Bullet family
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Bullet Spelling Variations
Only recently has spelling become standardized in the English language. As the English language evolved in the Middle Ages, the spelling of names changed also. The name Bullet has undergone many spelling variations
, including Bullhead, Bullitt, Bullet, Bullett, Boleheved, Bullit, Bullhed and many more.
Early Notables of the Bullet family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bullet family to the New World and Oceana
To escape the unstable social climate in England
of this time, many families boarded ships for the New World with the hope of finding land, opportunity, and greater religious and political freedom. Although the voyages were expensive, crowded, and difficult, those families that arrived often found greater opportunities and freedoms than they could have experienced at home. Many of those families went on to make significant contributions to the rapidly developing colonies in which they settled. Early North American records indicate many people bearing the name Bullet were among those contributors:
Bullet Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Pedro Bernardo Bullet, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1816 CITATION[CLOSE]
Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
Contemporary Notables of the name Bullet (post 1700)
- William Julian de Bullet (b. 1869), American politician, U.S. Vice Consul in Guaymas, 1917-18 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, December 8) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html