Peter Fullmer Family Organization 2013 Family Reunion

Fullmer Family Reunion

We are contacting you and your extended family members to invite you to attend the 2013 Peter Fullmer Family Reunion!

Saturday, August 17th 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at Shepard Lane Park in Farmington, Utah. (This park is between Cherry Hill and Lagoon, both have camping and fun family activities!)

We will have a program, food and activities! A few of each Volume of the books printed will be available at the reunion for you to purchase. You may also purchase books online:

Peter Fullmer and Susannah Zerfass — Their Ancestry and Their Posterity is now available with John Solomon Fullmer — The Man and His Writings on Amazon.com. Both books show up under a FULLMER title search. Peter Fullmer is available for $10.00 and the slightly larger John Solomon Fullmer is available for $12.00. These prices are about 1/3 the price we used to have to charge for hard-bound copies. AND … they are easily ordered from and shipped by Amazon to family members!

We will be providing:

1) pulled-pork sandwiches
2) drinks
3) paper plates, cups, napkins
RSVP by responding to this email or to Goldie Peacock (801) 595-6495 to assure your share!

We hope you can join us and bring your children and grandchildren. If you know of anyone who is not receiving invitations and correspondence that would like to hear from the organization, could you please have them contact us and we will add their info to our database!

Wendy Rennert

Secretary of the Peter Fullmer Family Organization

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Website for the descendants of Peter Fullmer and Susannah Zerfass.

This website is for the descendants of Peter Fullmer and Susannah Zerfass.

Peter Fullmer was born 22nd or 27th of February 1774 in Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania.  He died on the 6th of July 1857 at the age of 83.  He was buried in the city cemetery in Salt Lake City, Utah.

The family organization has been organized since 1952 and has been doing genealogical research, publishing newsletters and histories, and holding family reunions since that time.

Questions regarding publications or membership may be directed to: fullmerfamilyorganization@gmail.com.

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In Rememberance of a Patriot Ancestor

Our Ancestor Adam Zerfass (Father-in-law of Peter Fullmer) is a proven patriot in the American Revolution!  He resided during the Revolutionary War in Northampton County, Pennsylvania.  He assisted in establishing American Independence while acting in the capacity of Captain under Lt. Col. Chrisitan Shouse, Northampton Co.,PA Militia. Source: PA Archives, 5th Series, Vol. 8 pgs. 598-600. 

If you are interested in joining the Daughters and Sons of the American Revolution DAR/SAR, please contact Wendy Rennert Salt Lake Uintah Chapter Registrar 801-942-4203 or

wenrenn@gmail.com.  The Chapters try to promote patriotism and contribute aid to soldiers, veterans, schools and communities. 

We hope you will remember Captain Adam Zerfass during this season of family, pioneers and patriotism. 
 

 

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Geneology Report

Our genealogist Gloria Lauber has put forth tremendous effort in behalf of the Fullmer Family Organization.

We thank her! She reports that the Zerfass line is researched back to 1649!  The Shafer line is the line she is concentrating on.  Shafer means “Sheepherder” and there are many variation to the spelling.  If you are able to help in any way with researching please let us know.  We could use your help.

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Organizational Changes

Ken Hadley and his wife Pat have returned from their mission to Germany.   Ken has resumed his position as Organization President.

All other officers will remain the same.  We would love to have anyone interested in helping with the organization join us.

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