Cyrus A. Fuller

August 1826–1906 (Age 79)
Washington, New York, United States

The Life of Cyrus A.

Cyrus A. Fuller was born in August 1826, in Washington, New York, United States as the son of William Fuller. He married Clara G. West on 27 June 1880, in Van Buren, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Antwerp Township, Van Buren, Michigan, United States in 1880 and Lee Township, Allegan, Michigan, United States in 1900. He died in 1906, in Trowbridge Township, Allegan, Michigan, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Allegan, Allegan, Michigan, United States.

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Cyrus A. Fuller
Clara G. West
Marriage: 27 June 1880
Luther Albert Fuller
Larrie Fuller
Truman Cyrus Fuller
Mabel Julia Fuller
Oscar Henry Fuller
Cora Fuller

Spouse and Children


    Clara G. West


27 June 1880
Van Buren, Michigan, United States



    Larrie Fuller


    Truman Cyrus Fuller


    Mabel Julia Fuller


    Oscar Henry Fuller


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William Fuller




World Events (8)

1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 1

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1847 · Moving the State Capital

Age 21

The capital of Michigan was moved from Detroit to Lansing on March 17, 1847. The capital was moved to be further away from Canada, to encourage settlement and boost economy toward the inner regions of the state, and to make to capital more accessible to everyone statewide.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a dresser of cloth, Old English fullere (from Latin fullo, with the addition of the English agent suffix). The Middle English successor of this word had also been reinforced by Old French fouleor, foleur, of similar origin. The work of the fuller was to scour and thicken the raw cloth by beating and trampling it in water. This surname is found mostly in southeast England and East Anglia. See also Tucker and Walker .2 In a few cases the name may be of German origin with the same form and meaning as 1 (from Latin fullare).3 Americanized version of French Fournier .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cyrus A Fuller, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Cyrus Fuller, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Czeus Fuller, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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