William D. Fulton
|William Duane Fulton|
|33rd Ohio Secretary of State|
January 8, 1917 – January 13, 1919
|Preceded by||Charles Q. Hildebrant|
|Succeeded by||Harvey C. Smith|
|Member of the Ohio House of Representatives|
from the Licking County district
January 2, 1911 – January 3, 1915
|Preceded by||Robert W. Howard|
|Succeeded by||John S. Graham|
May 27, 1864|
March 2, 1925 (aged 60)|
Mount Clemens, Michigan
|Resting place||Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newark, Ohio|
|Alma mater||Denison University|
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William Duane Fulton was born at Homer, Licking County, Ohio in 1864. He attended public schools, and graduated from Denison University, Granville, Ohio. He then read law and after admission to the bar, he practiced in Newark, Ohio. He was city solicitor, and member of council.
Fulton was elected as a Democrat to the Ohio House of Representatives to the 79th (1911–1912) and 80th (1913–1914) General Assemblies. In the 80th Assembly, he authored the bill that Gerrymandered the state's Congressional districts.
Fulton married Josephine W. Wintermuth of Newark. They had three daughters and a son.
- Mercer, James K. (1913). Ohio Legislative History: 1909-1913. Columbus: Edward T Miller. pp. 583–584.
- Pealer, W S; Cassidy, John R (1918). Manual of Legislative Practice in the 82nd General Assembly. Columbus: State Bindery. p. 71.
- William D. Fulton at Find a Grave