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Fulton in Aransas County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Home of George W. Fulton

 
 
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By Norman Frank, March 19, 2012
1. Home of George W. Fulton Marker
Inscription.  
Home of
George W. Fulton
Born at Philadelphia, June 8, 1810
Served in the Texan Army in 1836
A pioneer resident of Refugio County

After an engineering career
of distinction elsewhere,
he returned to Texas and
became a cattle baron

Died October 31, 1893
The town of Fulton bears his name

 
Erected 1936 by The State of Texas. (Marker Number 2537.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Texas 1936 Centennial Markers and Monuments marker series.
 
Location. 28° 3.438′ N, 97° 2.063′ W. Marker is in Fulton, Texas, in Aransas County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Henderson Street and Fulton Beach Road, on the left when traveling east. Located just inside the grounds from the parking lot. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 317 Fulton Beach Rd, Rockport TX 78382, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fulton Mansion (here, next to this marker); Fulton Seafood Industry (approx. 0.3 miles away);
Home of George W. Fulton w/marker in foreground image. Click for full size.
By Norman Frank, March 19, 2012
2. Home of George W. Fulton w/marker in foreground
Tourist Courts and Cottages (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fulton Harbor (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Marion Packing Co. (approx. half a mile away); Fulton Community Church (approx. half a mile away); Fulton Packeries (approx. half a mile away); Fulton (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fulton.
 
Also see . . .  Fulton Mansion State Historical Site. Texas Historical Commission (Submitted on March 20, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 19, 2012. This page has been viewed 666 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 19, 2012. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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