Robert M Fulton lived from 13 March 1816 to 17 Jul 1897. He was born in Carleton County, New Brunswick, the son of Samuel Fulton and Margaret Lovely, both of Nova Scotia. Robert married Martha Jones on 01 Apr 1841 in Carleton County New Brunswick.
Robert and Martha had 12 children:
James W. Fulton m. Mary Ann York.
Ephraim Jones Fulton m. Louisa Webster m. 2 Annie. Moved to Minnesota.
Mary Ann Fulton m. John D Lindsey
Abba “Abigail” Fulton m. John E Bartley
Aaron Jones Fulton m1. Emma S Turner m2. Caroline Godsoe Hamlin
Adeline A Fulton m1.James Murray, m.2 Robert McKelvery
George Washington Fulton m.Margarget “Maggie” Adams
Harden Leonard Fulton m. Annie Bartley, sister of John E Bartley
Dorothy “Dolly” Almeda Fulton , m. Richard L. Bell
Alice A Fulton m. William Larabee
Stella Blanche Fulton m. Fred Allen Blackden on 24 Dec 1887
Perry O Cox (lived with the R M Fulton family for a period of time)
In the Summer of 1866, R M Fulton purchased land from Jeremiah Trueworth with sons James W, Ephraim J and Aaron J. in Aroostook County Maine and moved from Greenfield in 1868.
In 25 October 1886 he traveled to Houlton to file intentions to become a citizen of the United States.