Bethia Charlotte Snow

Female22 April 1823–31 May 1912

Brief Life History of Bethia Charlotte

When Bethia Charlotte Snow was born on 22 April 1823, in Thomaston, Knox, Maine, United States, her father, Captain Robert Campbell Snow, was 34 and her mother, Hannah Thorndike, was 33. She married William Oliver Fuller on 12 August 1841, in Thomaston, Knox, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Lincoln, Maine, United States in 1850. She died on 31 May 1912, in Rockland, Knox, Maine, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Rockland, Knox, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Oliver Fuller
Bethia Charlotte Snow
Marriage: 12 August 1841
Adela Snow Fuller
Martha Cobb Fuller
Ambrose Snow Fuller
Mary Fuller
William Oliver Fuller Jr
Frank Washburn Fuller

Sources (9)

  • B C Fuller in household of Wm O Fuller, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Bethia C. Snow, "Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907"
  • Bertha C. Snow Fuller, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 August 1841Thomaston, Knox, Maine, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 2

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    1832 · Calais Branch is Chartered

    Age 9

    The State of Maine chartered the Calais Railway in 1832, one of the first railway charters to be granted by the state. Construction was very long, as the project was reorganized, abandoned, transferred to other companies, and extended several times. It was finally completed in 1898.


    Age 27

    Historical Boundaries: 1850: Lincoln, Maine, United States 1860: Knox, Maine, United States

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname for someone with snow‐white hair or an exceptionally pale complexion, from Middle English snou, snow ‘snow’ (Old English snaw).

    American shortened and altered (translated into English) form of any of the Jewish artificial names composed with German Schnee, Schnei, Schneu ‘snow’ as the first element, e.g. Schneeberg .

    Americanized form of French Canadian Chenard , reflecting the characteristic Canadian and American French rounding of the -ard ending.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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