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John William Fulford
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Birth: May 15, 1815
Washington
Beaufort County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep., 1886

John was born in NC May 17, 1815; died in September 1886 (obit published in the New Bern Weekly Journal on 9/9/1886.

John married first Anne Stanley.

He married second in Carteret Co., NC, Oct 23, 1847, Sabra Roberts, daughter of Delila and Joseph Roberts of Portsmouth, Cartereet Co., NC.

John and Sabra are listed in the 1850 US Census in Portsmouth, Carteret Co., NC, in the household of Sabra's parents as:
John Roberts, 74, Carpenter
Delila Roberts, 72
J. William Fulford, 33, Mariner
Sabra Fulford, wife, 32
Mary E. Fulford, 20
Sarah J. Fulford, 11
Elizabeth Fulford, 1
Alexander Fulford, 1/12
All born in NC.

John and Sabra are listed in the 1860 US Census in New Bern, Craven Co., NC, as:
John W. Fulford, self, 52
Sabre Fulford, wife, 30
Isabel Fulford, 12
Alexander Fulford, son, 10
Denard Fulford, son, 8
Pherebe Fulford, dau, 6
Mary J. Fulford, dau, 1
Patsey Equals, 29
All born in NC.

John and Sabra are listed in the 1870 US Census in New Bern, Craven Co., NC, as:
John W. Fulford, self, 55, Private Watchman
Sabria Fulford, wife, 53
Elizabeth C. Fulford, 21
Alexander Fulford, son, 19, Mariner
Dennard R. Fulford, son, 17, Apprentice
Phuribie Fulford, dau, 15
Mary J. Fulford, dau, 11
All born in NC.

John and Sabra are listed in the 1880 US Census in New Bern, Craven Co., NC, as:
John W. Fulford, self, 65, Watchman, b. ca 1815
Sarah Fulford, wife, 63, b. ca 1817
A. Robert Fulford, son, 32, b. ca 1848, married, Sailor
Danniel R. Fulford, son, 27, b. ca 1853, married, Patent Maker
Mary J. Fulford, dau, 20, b. ca 1860, single
Mary E. Fulford, dau-in-law, 23, b. ca 1857, married
Marina Fulford, g-dau, 5
Pauline W. Fulford, g-dau, 3
Sabra Fulford, g-dau, 0
Vara Fulford, g-dau, 0
Walter W. Fulford, g-son, 2
Thomas C. Fulford, g-son, 0
All born in NC.

John and Sabra had children:

1. Elizabeth C. Fulford, b. ca 1849

2. Alexander Robert Fulford, b. NC Jul 1850, d. GA 1931; m. NC 1874 Mary E. Davis, b. NC Mar 1857; liv. GA 1930; children: Verena, b. NC Dec 1874; Pauline W., b. NC May 1877; Rodney, b. GA May 1882; Sabra, b. GA Feb 1885; Mary A., b. GA Dec 1891; Daniel R., b. GA Jun 1894; Alexander R., Jr., b. GA Feb 1897; and Miriam, b. GA ca 1901

3. Denard Roberts Fulford, #54510102, b. 1852, d. 1933; m. Sarah Elizabeth Edwards, #54510224, b. 1851, d. 1926

4. Ferebee Fulford, #130423131, b. 1855, d. 1913; m. Thomas Clifford Willis, #130422970, b. 1850, d. 1879

5. Mary Jarvir Fulford, #142298832, b. 1855, d. 1919; m. (?James?) Robinson, liv. 1919

From LDS Family Search.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sabra Roberts Fulford (1817 - 1887)
 
 Children:
  Denard Roberts Fulford (1852 - 1933)*
  Ferebe Fulford Willis (1855 - 1913)*
  Mary Jarvir Fulford Robinson (1855 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cedar Grove Cemetery
New Bern
Craven County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: #700
 
Created by: Jim Dugan
Record added: Feb 28, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 125725527
John William Fulford
Added by: Jim Dugan
 
John William Fulford
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