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Salem Pioneer Cemetery ~ Phoebe May Fullerton ~ part of the Marion County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
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Phoebe May Fullerton
MAIDEN NAME: Stover AKA 1:  AKA 2:  AKA 3: 
BORN: 24 May 1861 DIED: 30 Apr 1927 BURIED: 2 May 1927
BIRTH PLACE:  Salem, Marion Co., Oregon
DEATH PLACE: Albany, Linn Co., Oregon

Name of father John Stover
Maiden name of mother Sarah Elma Stanton
MARRIAGE - "Walter S. Fullerton, over 21 & Miss Phoebe M. Stover, over 18, m 18 Jun 1882 at house of Wm. Murphy; J. W. Spriggs, M. G. Wit: Wm. England & Wm. Murphy. Aff. John Sitherland #2712 pg 364".
1880 OR CENSUS - Phoebe Stover, age 19, b. Oregon, is enumerated with [mother] Sarah E. Murphy, age 40, b. Indiana, and [step-father] Wm. Murphy, age 48, occupation farmer, b. Illinois, along with C. A. Murphy, age 12, b. Oregon, Myra Murphy, age 6, b. Oregon, and Emma Murphy, age 3, b. Oregon. Also enumerated with the family is Fred Daniel, age 18, occupation farm laborer, b. Oregon.

1900 OR CENSUS – Phebie Fullerton (b May 1861, Oregon, married 18y, mother of 2 children) enumerated with husband Walter S. (b Apr 1857, Oregon, occupation farmer) and 2 daughters, Augusta (b Mar 1883, Oregon) and Inez (b Nov 1885, Oregon)

1910 OR CENSUS – Phebe Fullerton (48y, b Oregon, married 27y, mother of 2 children) enumerated with husband Walter S. (52y, b Oregon, married 27 years, occupation farmer) and 2 daughters, Augusta (26y, b Oregon) and Ida [sic; Inez] (24y, b Oregon)

1920 OR CENSUS – Phebe Fullerton (59y, b Oregon) enumerated with husband Walter S. (62y, b Oregon, occupation farming) and daughter Inez L. (34y, b Oregon)

NOTE – Walter S. Fullerton died 3 Dec 1924 in Deschutes Co, Oregon [ODI] and was buried at Bend, Oregon

DISCREPANCY in birth date - DC states May 22, obit states May 24.


OSBH (Linn County 1927) #110 - Phoebe May Fullerton, female, widow of Walter D. Fullerton, Housewife, b. 22 May 1861 in Salem, Oregon, d. 30 Apr 1927 in Albany, Oregon (618 W Seventh) at the age of 65 y's 11 m's 8 d's, name of father John Stover, maiden name of mother Sarah Elma Stanton (b. LaPorte, Indiana), interment IOOF 2 May 1927, undertaker Fortmiller Funeral Home, informant Myra E Robnett of Albany, Oregon.


Mrs. Phebe Fullerton Dies in Sister's Home. Mrs. Phebe Stover Fullerton passed away at an early hour yesterday, April 30, at the home of Dr. and Mrs. J. H. Robinett of Albany, Oregon. 
She had been ill for a week with pneumonia. 
Mrs. Fullerton was born on May 24, 1861, near Salem, being a member of the Pioneer Stanton family. Her father, John Stover, was the builder of the first flouring mill in Salem. While the mill was being constructed he fell and was killed. She was married to Walter Fullerton on June 18, 1882. A few years later they moved to central Oregon, where she has made her home. 
She came to Salem ten days ago to visit her daughter, Inez, and other relatives. She is survived by two daughters; Inez Fullerton of Salem, and Mrs. W. A. Foley of Sisters, Oregon; and the following brothers and sisters: Charles Murphy of Portland, Russ W. Murphy of California, Mrs. J. H. Robinett of Albany, and Mrs. Emma Murphy Brown of Salem. Funeral services will be held from the Fortmiller funeral home in Albany at 2:30 p. m. on Monday, Rev. Rex Dallis of the Christian church will officiate. 
She was a member of the First Christian church of Salem for over 50 years. Grave-side services will be held at the Odd Fellows cemetery in Salem at 4 o'clock. 
Oregon Statesman 11 May 1927 5:5-6.


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OSBH (Linn County 1927) #110 
1880 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., S. Salem, ED 79, pg 10B)
Marriage Records of Marion County Oregon, 1879-1884, Vol. IV, pg 29

1900 OR CENSUS (Crook Co, Black Butte, ED 8, sheet 2B)

1910 OR CENSUS (Crook Co, Black Butte, ED 50, sheet 1A)

1920 OR CENSUS (Deschutes Co, Sisters, ED 40, sheet 6A)

OS 11 May 1927 5:5-6


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