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Origins and History


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"BULLEN. From Boulogne in France. Aleyn of Bollone appears in Edinburgh, 1394 (Bain, rv, 460). The seal of Thomas Bullyn, canon of Glasgow, 1460, bears the legend Sigillum dni thome bully (Macdonald, 293). Agnes Bollegna is recorded in Edinburgh, 1612 (Edinb. M/irr.), and Hew Bollen was goldsmith there, 1649 (ibid.). "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Bullen Family History

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Some Famous People with the surname of Bullen

Wikipedia Lee Bullen (born March 29, 1971 in Edinburgh) is a Scottish professional footballer currently playing for Scottish Premier League side Falkirk.
Wikipedia Sir Charles Bullen GCB GCH (10 September 1769 ? 2 July 1853) was a highly efficient and successful naval officer who served in the Royal Navy during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars and distinguished himself at the Glorious First of June, the battle of Camperdown and the battle of Trafalgar.
Wikipedia Bruce Michael Bullen (born 15 April 1947) is an American government and health care executive from Boston, Massachusetts.
Wikipedia Mike Bullen (born 13 January 1960) is an English-born screenwriter.
Wikipedia Dana Ripley Bullen II (b.