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Dr William Maxwell Fonner

  • Birth Sep 1849 Richhill Township, Greene County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 1 Oct 1881 Springhill Township, Greene County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Cameron, Marshall County, West Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 105243886

William Maxwell Fonner, MD, was born in September 1849 in Richhill Township, Greene County, PA to William R and Elizabeth (Rayle/Rail) Fonner.

William became a physician and served the area around Greene County, PA and Marshall County, WV. He married Mary Culley of Liberty District, Marshall County, PA. They named their only child Samuel Stidger after William's mentor, who practiced in the same area.

William died Oct 1 1881 and was buried in Cameron Cemetery, Cameron, WV, where Mary's parents would later rest.

Mary would remarry in a few years and, with their son, move to Kansas with her new husband.

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  • Created by: Susan Duncan
  • Added: 15 Feb 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 105243886
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dr William Maxwell Fonner (Sep 1849–1 Oct 1881), Find A Grave Memorial no. 105243886, citing Cameron Cemetery, Cameron, Marshall County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Susan Duncan (contributor 47912345) .