James and Ann (Jackson) Fuller of King Township –
James Fuller, was born in England, circa 1823. Less than a decade later, in 1831, he came to Canada West with his parents, Samuel and Maria (Bolton) Fuller. At the time, James was a boy of nine years.
In the year that James turned sixteen, both his parents died. First in March 1838, his mother, Maria, passed away, then in December, the death of his father, Samuel, took place. Their remains rest in the Godbolt Primitive Methodist Cemetery, in Albion Township, Peel County.
As a young man of some 26 years, James married Ann Jackson on 5 March 1849. Ann was also born in England, her birth date being 16 February 1825. Ann’s father was Charles Jackson. Ann and James established their home on Lot 17 in Concession 11 of King Township, York County. Here they raised a family of eight children.