Fourth Generation

34. Eli (Elias)4 Fuller (Nathaniel3, Eli2, Cornelius1)(127) was born 1814. He died 24 Jan 1877: in Sandyston Twp, Sussex Co, NJ, at 62 years of age. He was buried : at Flatbrookville Walpack Twp, Sussex Co, NJ.

He married four times. He married Hannah Hutchings 23 July 1834: Sussex Co, NJ. Hannah was born by 1817:. She died bef 1843:. He married Susan Gunn by 1843:. Susan was born 1815:. (Additional notes for Susan Gunn(128)) She died 1848: at 33 years of age. Buried Walpack Twp, Sussex Co, NJ She was a daughter of Samuel Gunn of Newton.

He married Hannah L. possibly Warner? ca 1850s:. Hannah was born ca 31 Mar 1826:. She died 23 Feb 1869: at 42 years of age. She was buried : at Bevan cem Sussex Co, NJ. He married Elmira J. - 1869/70:. Elmira was born Oct 1827: NJ. She died aft 1900:. She was buried : at Newton cem in Newton, Sussex Co, NJ. Elmira was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census in Newton, Sussex Co, NJ. Perhaps she was previously married to a Mr. Tillman?

Eli was enumerated in the 1840 Census in Pahaquarry Twp, Warren Co, NJ. (20-30 m, p. 383], 20001001-01010001]). According to his obituary: "Died at his residence in Sandyston township, Jan 24th, Eli Fuller, son of Nathaniel Fuller, aged 63 years [62 years, 2 months, and 4 days per accompanying death notice]. The deceased was brought up a farmer but at an early age learned the trade of a miller. He was an active man in both avocations, but for many years has been a farmer exclusively and resided a the time of his death upon his farm about two and a half miles south of the Brick House. He had been married three times, his last wife, and six children, surviving him. He was a member of the masonic fraternity at Port Jervis, when that lodge was in its infancy, he was also a member of the Milford Lodge after which he connected himself with Harmony Lodge at Newton, of which lodge he was a member at the time of his death. He purchased a house and lot in Newton, where he resided during 1875. In the Spring of 1876, he returned to his farm, knowing that his death was near at hand. He died as he ever lived a kind husband, father and an upright mason. His remains were deposited in the cemetery at Flatbrookville on January 28th, by the side of his first wife. Unto the grave we have consigned the body of our deceased brother, earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust. To those of his immediate relatives and friends who are most heart striken at the loss we have all sustained we can only sincerely, deeply and affectionately sympathize." [New Jersey Herald, 7 Feb 1877 -- per Catherine DiPietro]

Eli (Elias) Fuller and Hannah Hutchings had the following children:

child 198 i. dau ca 18355 Fuller was born NJ ca 1835.

child 199 ii. 2 boys 1835-39 Fuller was born NJ 1835-1839.

Eli (Elias) Fuller and Susan Gunn had the following child:

child 200 iii. Jeremiah Fuller was born Sussex Co, NJ 23 Oct 1844. He died 20 Mar 1910: in Buffalo, Erie Co., NY, at 65 years of age.(129) He was buried : at Rose Hill cemetery Hallstead in Great Bend, Susquehanna Co, PA. He married twice. He married Virginia Dean Labar bef Apr 1876: in Keokuk Co, IA. Virginia was divorced from Jeremiah Fuller ca Apr 1876 in Keokuk Co, IA.(130) He married Ida E. Bound 25 Feb 1882: in Great Bend, Susquehanna Co, PA.(131) Ida was born ca 1861: in Scranton, PA.

He was inducted into the military Mar or Apr 1864 in Port Jervis, Orange Co, NY.(132) He was discharged at Richmond, Virginia, in June 1865.

Jeremiah was divorced from Virginia Dean Labar ca Apr 1876 in Keokuk Co, IA.(133) Jerry worked as a locomotive engineer. He stated that his mother died when he was a year old and he was raised by his grandparents who died about 1867 (40 years prior to the affidavit). After his discharge, he lived in Port Jervis, NY until Feb 1866; then Scranton, PA, until 1869; Syracuse, NY, unitl 1873; Keokuk, Iowa, until 1879; and Hallstead, PA, through at least March 1902 (per affidavit in pension file). He settled in Buffalo about 1903, living there with his son Emmet. (all data on Jeremiah and his family was provided by Jackie Budell of Collegeville, PA)

Eli (Elias) Fuller and Hannah L. possibly Warner? had the following children:

child 201 iv. James B. Fuller was born NJ Sept 1857. or PA. He married Alva ca 1879:. Alva was born : in NY.

James was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census in Sandyston Twp, Sussex Co, NJ.

child 202 v. Maggie Fuller was born in PA ca 1861.

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