Clarys Marie Fulton

28 September 1901–13 September 1996 (Age 94)
Minonk, Woodford, Illinois, United States

The Life of Clarys Marie

When Clarys Marie Fulton was born on 28 September 1901, in Minonk, Woodford, Illinois, United States, her father, Arthur W. Fulton, was 32 and her mother, Catherine F Gibbons, was 29. She married Michael Joseph Cleary Jr on 25 July 1925, in Westville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Gridley, McLean, Illinois, United States in 1930 and Gridley Township, McLean, Illinois, United States for about 5 years. She died on 13 September 1996, in Peoria, Peoria, Illinois, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Saint Marys Cemetery, Panola, Woodford, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Michael Joseph Cleary Jr
Clarys Marie Fulton
Marriage: 25 July 1925
Colleen Cleary
Thomas Cleary
Robert J Cleary

Spouse and Children

25 July 1925
Westville, Vermilion, Illinois, United States


    Colleen Cleary


    Thomas Cleary


    Robert J Cleary


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 9

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Age 26

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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)

  • Clarys Cleary in household of Michael J Cleary, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clarys M Cleary in household of Michael J Cleary, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clarys Fulton in household of A W Fulton, "United States Census, 1910"

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