1777 – Bulloch was born in Savannah, Georgia, the son of Archibald Bulloch.
1797 – He studied law and was admitted to the bar in Savannah.
1804 – He was appointed United States district attorney.
1812-1814 – He was elected as mayor of Savannah and alderman.
– The War, he served in the Savannah Heavy Artillery, a militia unit charged with defending the Georgia coast.
– He served in a series of political positions in Georgia: solicitor general of the State, collector of customs, Georgia House of Representatives and the Georgia Senate.
1813 – He was appointed as a Democratic Republican to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy left by the resignation of William H. Crawford and served from April 8, until November 6, when a successor, William Wyatt Bibb, was elected.
1816-1843 – He was one of the founders of the State Bank of Georgia and served as its president.
1852 – Bulloch died in Savannah on the 6th of May and was buried in Laurel Grove Cemetery in that same city.