Irvine Stephens Bulloch

Irvine Stephens Bulloch

Birth
Roswell, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
Death 14 Jul 1898 (aged 56)
Lancashire, England
Burial Toxteth, Metropolitan Borough of Liverpool, Merseyside, England
Memorial ID 55735469 · View Source
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Son of James Stephens Bulloch & Martha Stewart {widow Mrs. John Elliott}; born at Roswell, Georgia USA; following the death of his father, the family left Georgia & moved to Philadelphia, USA to live w/ his mother's daughter & her family; in 1856, Irvine moved to New York City, USA to live w/ his sister, Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt, Sr.; at the outbreak of the American Civil War, Irvine left New York City & returned to Georgia and joined the Confederate Navy, serving onboard the famous "C. S. S. Alabama" which was sunk at Cherbourg, France, on 19 June 1864; later served onboard the "C. S. S. Shenandoah" on its cruise to the Berings Straits between Alaska & Siberia to hunt down Yankee whaling ships; after the war, he settled in Liverpool, England, where he was a cotton broker; he married Ella Clitz Sears, an American woman living in Liverpool, in 1873; he was uncle to U. S. President Theodore Roosevelt {1901-1909} and great-uncle to U. S. First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt {1933-1945}.


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  • Created by: David Roberts
  • Added: 1 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 55735469
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Irvine Stephens Bulloch (25 Jun 1842–14 Jul 1898), Find a Grave Memorial no. 55735469, citing Toxteth Park Cemetery, Toxteth, Metropolitan Borough of Liverpool, Merseyside, England ; Maintained by David Roberts (contributor 46847588) .