Rhoda Ann Fullmer

15 March 1847–28 January 1917 (Age 69)
Garden Grove, Decatur, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Rhoda Ann

When Rhoda Ann Fullmer was born on 15 March 1847, in Garden Grove, Decatur, Iowa, United States, her father, David Fullmer, was 43 and her mother, Rhoda Ann Marvin, was 34. She married Hyrum Chapman on 10 April 1871, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 28 January 1917, in Bluewater, Valencia, New Mexico, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Valencia, New Mexico, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hyrum Chapman
Rhoda Ann Fullmer
Marriage: 10 April 1871
Rhoda Susan Chapman
Hyrum David Chapman
Welcome Octavius Chapman
Troop Eugene Chapman
Zera Marvin Chapman
Winnie Belle Chapman
Minnie Belle Chapman
Don Archibald Chapman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 April 1871Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 10
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 19
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Vollmer and Follmer . Compare Fulmer .German (Füllmer): variant of Vollmer . This surname is very rare in Germany.Altered form of English Fulmer .

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

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    Rhoda Ann Fullmer Chapman

    Rhoda Ann Fullmer Chapman Rhoda Ann Fullmer was born 15 March 1847, in Garden Grove, Iowa. Her twin brother was born the next day. Garden Grove was a stopping place for her family after their expul …

    Sources (37)

    • Roda Ann Chapman in entry for Chapman, "Arizona, Birth Certificates and Indexes, 1855-1930"
    • Rhoda Palmer in household of Da* Palmer, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Rhosie in entry for Eugene Chapman, "Virginia, County Marriage Records, 1771-1989"

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