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Bullis Name Meaning

English (Cambridgeshire): probably a metonymic occupational name for someone employed in a cattle shed, or a topographic name for someone who lived by one, from a reduced form of Middle English bulehus ‘bull house’, from bul(l)e, bol(l)e ‘bull’ + h(o)us ‘house’. Latvian: nickname or metonymic occupational name from bullis ‘bull’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Bullis Family Origin

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Bullis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bullis family was Farm Laborer. The most common Bullis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Bullis's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bullis.

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