Howard Kennedy Fullerton

4 April 1920–23 September 1953 (Age 33)
Erie, New York, United States

The Life of Howard Kennedy

When Howard Kennedy Fullerton was born on 4 April 1920, in Erie, New York, United States, his father, Kennedy Bailey Fullerton Jr, was 35 and his mother, Louise Ophelia Thorne, was 34. He immigrated to Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1933 and lived in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States in 1935 and Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1940. He died on 23 September 1953, in Hendersonville, Cranberry Township, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Macon, Georgia, United States.

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Kennedy Bailey Fullerton Jr
Louise Ophelia Thorne
Howard Kennedy Fullerton

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World Events (8)

1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 2

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

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

Age 11

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: habitational name from a place so called from Old English fuglere ‘birdcatcher’ ( see Fowler ) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. There is a place with this spelling in Hampshire, but the surname derives chiefly if not exclusively from Fullarton in Ayrshire, Scotland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Howard Fullerton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Howard K Fullerton in household of Kennedy B Fullerton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Howard Fullerton, "Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists, 1891-1943"

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