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Robert Bullock
Birth: Dec. 8, 1828
Pitt County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 27, 1905
Marion County
Florida, USA

Civil War Confederate Brigadier General, US Congressman. At the outbreak of the Civil War, he left his law practice, enlisted in the Confederate Army and was commissioned a Captain in the 7th Florida Infantry. At the Battle of Stone's River, he was wounded and at Chickamauga, he led his troops to victory, capturing 150 prisoners. In 1863, he took part in the Battle of Missionary Ridge and was Colonel in command of 7th Florida in the Atlanta Campaign. In 1864, he was promoted Brigadier General in command of a brigade in the Army of Tennessee. His last action was in Franklin and the Nashville Campaign as General John Hood's field commander. After the war, he resumed legal practice and was elected a probate court judge in Marion County, serving 1866 to 1868. In 1889, he was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-first and Fifty-second Congresses, serving until 1893. Not a candidate for renomination, he engaged in agricultural pursuits and was elected judge of Marion County in 1903, serving until his death. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Family links: 
  Amanda Loretta Waterman Bullock (1835 - 1904)*
  Sumter A Bullock (1854 - 1908)*
  William S(imeon) Bullock (1856 - 1935)*
  Raymond Bramhall Bullock (1867 - 1931)*
  Burton Finley Bullock (1872 - 1936)*
  Linwood S Bullock (1875 - 1896)*
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Evergreen Cemetery
Marion County
Florida, USA
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Record added: Feb 12, 1999
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Robert Bullock
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General Robert M. Bullock was born in Tally Ho, Granville Co., North Carolina and the son of Richard Bullock and Mildred 'Milly' Walker. He moved to Florida with his Guardian
- Barbara Elliott
 Added: Jul. 13, 2017
For service rendered the Confederacy during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jul. 27, 2016

- Camillia
 Added: May. 9, 2016
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