William Henry Fulton

9 June 1843–June 1924 (Age 81)
Ray, Missouri, United States

The Life of William Henry

When William Henry Fulton was born on 9 June 1843, in Ray, Missouri, United States, his father, Thomas E. Fulton, was 28 and his mother, Mary Ettleman, was 25. He married Idella A. Turner on 16 August 1877, in Schuyler, Lindsey Township, Benton, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Liberty Township, Schuyler, Missouri, United States for about 50 years and Mound Valley Township, Caddo, Oklahoma, United States for about 10 years. He died in June 1924, in Hinton, Caddo, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Hinton Cemetery, Hinton, Caddo, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Fulton
Idella A. Turner
Marriage: 16 August 1877
Leona Frances Fulton
Warren D Fulton
Mary Luretta Fulton

Spouse and Children

16 August 1877
Schuyler, Lindsey Township, Benton, Missouri, United States



    Warren D Fulton


    Mary Luretta Fulton


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 17

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 22

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

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)

  • Wm H Fulton in household of Thomas E Fulton, "United States Census, 1850"
  • William H Fulton, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William H Fulton, "United States Census, 1920"

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