MainTour was born 1698 in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts to Caleb Sampson (1654-1744) and Mercy Standish (1660-1778) and died 17 April 1746 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. She married John Fullerton (1696-1780) 13 October 1720 in Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.

Marriage and Family

Died between 1742/1746 at Duxbury. First wife of John FULLERTON. Contributor Robert Holmes (#47906836) added in 12m 2015 that Ruth died 17d 4m 1746. More documentary research on her exact date of death is pending.

Contributor Bruce Wilkinson (#48551356) added in 1m 2016 that all of the children of John Fullerton and Ruth Sampson are:

Mercy: 1721-1808 Mary: 1723- William: 1725- Anna: 1728- John: 1730- Alethea: 1732-1799 Ruth: 1730-1835 Deborah: 1742-1822

All of the children except Deborah have their births recorded in the Marshfield town minutes. All except Deborah and Ruth have exact birth dates listed. I [Bruce Wilkinson] don't know where they are all buried but they were all born in Marshfield.


Offspring of John Fullerton and Ruth Samson (1698-1746)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Mercy Fullerton (1721-1808) 11 November 1721 Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts 4 December 1808 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Joseph Soule (1722-1800)
Mary Fullerton (1723-)
William Fullerton (1725-1825)
Anna Fullerton (1728-)
John Fullerton (1730-1817)
Alethea Fullerton (1732-1799)
Ruth Fullerton (1738-1835)
Deborah Fullerton (1742-1822)



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