Indiana McCaslins

William C BullAge: 63 years18701934

Name
William C Bull
Birth July 1870
Note: His birth year is given as 1875 on other Census.
MarriageEmma Constance CookView this family
about 1894 (Age 23 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1
Melissa Bull
December 1895 (Age 25 years)
Census 1900 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Elizabeth Bull
about 1902 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#3
William Lawrence (Lawrence) Bull
about 1908 (Age 37 years)
Death of a daughterMelissa Bull
before 1910 (Age 39 years)

MarriageMyrtle (Myrtie) BarnesView this family
October 2, 1910 (Age 40 years)
Census 1910 (Age 39 years)
Census 1920 (Age 49 years)
Census 1930 (Age 59 years)
Death January 20, 1934 (Age 63 years)
Note: State File # 2797
Family with Emma Constance Cook - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1894
2 years
daughter
7 years
daughter
7 years
son
Family with Myrtle (Myrtie) Barnes - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: October 2, 1910, Marion, Indiana
Clarence Brooks Edens + Myrtle (Myrtie) Barnes - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: August 21, 1900, Marion, Indiana
Divorce: before 1910
6 years
step-daughter

Birth
His birth year is given as 1875 on other Census.
Death
State File # 2797
Shared note
In the 1900 US Federal Census for Camden, Camden, New Jersey, 29-year-old Pennsylvania-born stock-keeper William and his 28-year-old Pennsylvania-born wife have been married five years and had one New Jersey-born child, M 4-year-old Melissa. The family is living in a rented house at 435 Division Street. Everyone can speak English, but only the adults in the family can read and write it. William's father was born in Virginia and his mother in Pennsylvania. Emma's father was born in England and her mother in North Carolina. Melissa's parents were born in Pennsylvania. In the 1910 US Federal Census for Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, 36-year-old Pennsylvania-born William and his 36-year-old New Jersey-born wife Emma [maiden name unknown] Bull have been married for 16-years (this is a first marriage for both) and have had three children, two are living. These two children are 8-year-old New Jersey-born Elizabeth, and 2-year-old New Jersey-born Lawrence.The family is living in a rented house at 908 E Pratt Street. William is an inventor in a factory and has not had any months out of work in the past year. William's father was born in Pennsylvania and his mother in South Carolina, Emma's father was born in England and her mother in New Jersey. William and Emma can read, write and speak English. Elizabeth is attending school. Emma either died or divorced William before 2 Oct 1910 as he married Myrtie Barnes Eden on that date. In the 1920 US Federal Census for Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, 45-year-old New Jersey-born [sic] William C and his 42-year-old Indiana-born wife Myrtie [Barnes Eden] Bull have in their household his son, 11-year-old William L [Lawrence]. This is a second marriage for both William and Myrtie. The family is living in a rented house at 1112 Wilshire Blvd. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Lawrence has attended school in the past year. William is a driver for a laundry company. William's father was born in Virginia [sic] and his mother in Delaware [sic]. Myrtie's parents were born in Indiana. Lawrence's father was born in New Jersey [sic] and his mother in Indiana [sic] In the 1930 US Federal Census for Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, 74-year-old Indiana-born widow Nora [Elzora Winchester] Barnes is living with her youngest daughter, Indiana-born 53-year-old Myrtie [Barnes Eden] Bull, her son-in-law 55-year-old Pennsylvania-born William C Bull and his son 22-year-old New Jersey-born Lawrence Bull. The family is living at 311 Eleventh Street in a house for which William pays $75.00 rent a month. They don't own a radio. Nora was married for the first time when she was 17-years old. This is a second marriage for William as he was married for the first time at 21-years old, while Myrtie was married for the first time at 23-years old. Both William and Lawrence work as laundry men and have worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. William is a veteran of WWI. Everyone can read, write and speak English. William's parents were born in the United States, Myrtie's father in the United States and her mother in Indiana. Nora's parents were born in Indiana. Lawrence's parents were born in Pennsylvania and Indiana [sic].