48. James Frederick Fulkerson & 49. Julia Ann Pate
8/14/1833, James born in AR, s/o 96. William M Fulkerson & Mary ?. (S) 1850 Census.
4/4/1838, Julia born Van Buren Co., AR; d/o 98. William H Pate & 99. Lovica Lucinda McAlister. (S) 1870 Census & Birth Cert. of son Wade.
1840, Wm M Fulkerson lives in St. Francis Co., AR. Family: 1m<5, 3m(s) 5-10 (includes James), 2m(s) 10-16, 1m 40-50 (Wm); 2f(s) 10-15, 1f 20-30 (Mary). (S) U.S. 1840 Census.
11/5/1850, William M Fulkerson age 57 a farmer born in VA, wife Mary age 39 born in NC. They live in L’Anguille, St. Francis Co. AR. Children: Frederick J age 18 a laborer, William M age 16, James age 17, Jay age 10, Virginai age 8, Mary J age 2; all born in AR. (S) 1850 U.S. Census.
12/9/1850, Wm. Pate age 45 and born in GA, a farmer, wife Lucinda age 29 born in MS. Children: Julia Ann age 13, ... They live in Lick Mountain Township, Conway Co., AR. (S) U.S. 1850 Census.
1/1/1857, James married Julia: State of Arkansas, County of Van Buren. “I J. J. Stabaugh an ordained minister of the Christian Church do nerby certify that I did join in marriage on the first of January 1857 James Fulkerson of the county and state aforesaid aged twenty four years and July Ann Pate of the county of Connway of of Connway and state of Arkansas aged nineteen years and then ? declared them to be husband and wife.” (S) Original Record.
7/23/1860, James and Julia live in P.O. Springfield, Lick Mountain Township, Conway Co., AR. Jas. F Fulkerson age 27 and a farmer, wife Julia A age 23, daughter Sarafinah age 1. A female, Margaret McGarity lives with them. James’ real estate is valued at $500, and his personal estate at $460. James born in TN, Julia in AR, as were the 2 girls. (S) U.S. 1860 Census.
Civil War: James enlisted in the Confederacy in AR. (S) Julia’s Pension Appl.
8/9/1870, The family lives near Springfield P.O., Union Township, Conway Co., AR. James Fulkerson age 37, with real estate valued at $400 and a personal estate of $490, born in TN. Wife Julia age 33 born in AR. Children: Sarah 11, Louisa 9, Thomas and David 7, Tennessee 5, William 1; all born in AR. (S) U.S. 1870 Census.
[The family moved, or more likely, the counties were redrawn.]
6/4/1880, The family lives in Faulkner Township, Walker Co., TN. James Fulkerson age 47 and a farmer born in TN, wife Julia A. age 43 born in Ar, Serafina age 21, Thomas and David W both age 17, Martha T. age 15, John W age 11, Perry age 9, Susan F age 6, Adam G age 1. All the children born in AR. James’ parents born in TN. Martha-Adam attend school. (S) U.S. 1880 Census.
12/2/1880, James and family live In Walker Co., AR; township of “Near Pinacle Springs”. James Fulkerson is 46, Julia Ann Pate 42. James is a farmer. (S) Birth Cert. of son Wade. [On the birth cert. is says Julia has had 8 children with 6 living, including Wade.]
1886, James moved his family to TX. (S) Julia’s Pension Appl.
3/10/1897, James died in Stephenville, Erath Co., TX. (S) Julia’s Pension Appl.
5/8/1910, Julia age 72, mother-in-law and widow, lives with her daughter Fannie Thornton in Comanche Co., TX. Fanny age 36, married to Arthur E Thornton age 38, has 3 sons and 2 daughters. Julia can read and write.
12/1913, Julia moved to Ennis, TX. (S) Julia’s Pension Appl.
4/19/1915, In Ellis Co., TX; Julia A. Fulkerson, widow of James Fulkerson (death info. ...) “I have not remarried ... I was married to him on (date and place given) ... “My husband, the said James Fulkerson enlisted and served in the military service of the Confederate States during the war ... (Other info) age 77 years, born in VanBuren Co., AR. Resided in TX 29 years. Resided in Ennis, TX, for 16 months. (James’ death date given) James a member of “a” company 10th Regiment of AR; calvary.
2/28/1916, Julia died in Ennis, Ellis Co., TX.
Children of James & Julia:
i. Sarah Fulkerson, born 1859 in AR.
ii. Louisa Serafina Fulkerson, born 1860 in AR.
1887, Sarafina died.
iii. Thomas Wilson Fulkerson, born 5/24/1863 in Penola Springs, AR. [Twin]
1924, Thomas moved to Wichita, TX. (S) Death Cert.
6/13/1940, Thomas, married and a retired journeyman, died in Wichita, TX. (S) Death Cert.
iv. David Anthony Fulkerson (24), born 5/24/1863 in Penola Springs, AR. [Twin]
v. Martha Tennessee Fulkerson, born 1865 in AR.
1866, Martha died.
vi. John William Fulkerson, born 1869 in AR.
1937, John died.
vii. Michael Perry “Cud” Fulkerson, born 1871 in AR.
1943, Michael died.
viii. Susan Fannie Fulkerson, born 1874 in AR.
1892, Fannie married Arthur E Thornton. (S) 1910 Census.
1964, Fannie died.
ix. Adam Guthrie Fulkerson, born 1879 in AR.
1969, Adam died.
x. Wade Hampton Fulkerson, born 12/2/1880 in Faulkner Co., AR. (S) Birth Cert.
1970, Wade died.