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In the Classroom > Course Overview
2. Bull's Life
Origins Training Military Service Trade Family Later Years

Later Years : Expanding the Legacy-- Bull's Son, William

Lifestyle Changes | Moving from Deerfield | Death | William Bull


John Partridge Bull's oldest son, William, born in 1761, was sent to Yale for college and served in the militia during the American Revolutionary War. He was trained both as a doctor and as a blacksmith. He practiced medicine after having apprenticed to a physician in Lanesborough, Massachusetts where his uncle -- John Partridge Bull's brother -- Nehemiah Bull was a justice of the peace.

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