Wilda Madge Fulton

29 March 1900–24 June 1977 (Age 77)
Red Cloud, Webster, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Wilda Madge

When Wilda Madge Fulton was born on 29 March 1900, in Red Cloud, Webster, Nebraska, United States, her father, Herbert Bailey Fulton, was 30 and her mother, Estele Docia Morgan, was 19. She married Ernest Augasteen Peterson on 25 March 1918, in Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Coos, Oregon, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 3 North Slough, Coos, Oregon, United States in 1940. She died on 24 June 1977, in North Bend, Coos, Oregon, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Lincoln Memorial Park, Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States.

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Ernest Augasteen Peterson
Wilda Madge Fulton
Marriage: 25 March 1918
Lyle Ray Peterson
Glen Willis Peterson
Orris Wayne Peterson
Erma Ernestine Peterson

Spouse and Children

25 March 1918
Oregon, United States


    Lyle Ray Peterson


    Glen Willis Peterson



    Erma Ernestine Peterson


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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish:1. probably a reduced form of Fullerton . 2. habitational name from a place in Roxburghshire, Scotland, so named from Old English fugol ‘bird’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wilda Fulton in household of Bert Fulton, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Wilda Peterson in household of Earnest A Peterson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wilda M Peterson in household of Ernest A Peterson, "United States Census, 1940"

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