Reverend John I Fulton

23 September 1798–10 November 1867 (Age 69)
Pictou, Nova Scotia, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of John I

Reverend John I Fulton was born on 23 September 1798, in Pictou, Nova Scotia, British Colonial America. He married Mary Clarissa Dewey on 15 June 1824. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 10 November 1867, in Tecumseh, Lenawee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Brookside Cemetery, Tecumseh, Lenawee, Michigan, United States.

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Reverend John I Fulton
Mary Clarissa Dewey
Marriage: 15 June 1824
Dr. Samuel John Fulton
Rev. Justin Dewey Fulton
Clarissa Louisa Fulton
Harriet A. Fulton

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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
Age 2
While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
Age 7
The Territory of Michigan was organized as an incorporated territory of the United States on June 30, 1805, with Detroit as the territorial capital.
1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 21
With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

(1997: 11529;2007: 23518; 2010: 32258)Scottish: habitational name from Fulton in Bedrule, Roxburghshire, Scotland, so named from Old English fugol ‘bird’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’. Compare Folden 2.English: variant of Folden 3.

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

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Sources (6)

  • John J Fulton, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John J. in entry for Justin Dewey Fulton and Jennie Alberta Chapman, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • John T Fulton in entry for Justin D Fulton, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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