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
1843–1924
Idella A. Turner
1858–1885
Marriage: 16 August 1877
Leona Frances Fulton
1878–1967
Warren D Fulton
1879–
Mary Luretta Fulton
1884–

Spouse and Children

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

(3)

    Female1878–1967Female

    Warren D Fulton

    Male1879–Male

    Mary Luretta Fulton

    Female1884–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860

Age 17

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1865

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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