Edward Whaley Seabrook Hull

Male 1923 - 2007  (83 years)


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  • Name Edward Whaley Seabrook Hull 
    Born 10 Mar 1923  Washington, DC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jan 2007  Elkton, Cecil Co, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Edward Whaley Seabrook Hull of Chestertown, MD., died Sunday, January 28, 2007 in the Laurelwood Care Center in Elkton, MD. He was 83.

      Dr. Hull was born March 10, 1923 in Washington D.C., the son of the late Edward Seabrook Hull III and Hortense Marshall Hull. He served during WWII as a United States Marine Corp[s] pilot, during which time he flew an unarmed reconnaissance aircraft at Iwo Jima earning an Air Medal. After his military service, he worked as a journalist, author, publisher and Marine Scientist. His life's work was to preserve the environment, studying and reporting on the ecology and oceanography. His second passion was photography. Dr. Hull was a member of many international and national professional organizations, including the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

      Edward Hull is survived by his wife, Nellie Fortson Hull of Chestertown, MD., three sons, E. W. Seabrook Hull Jr., of Baltimore, MD.; John H.M. Hull of Harrisonburg, VA., John's wife Eloise and their two children Isaac and Mary; Thomas M.F. Hull of Chestertown, MD., his sons Daniel and Bradley of Grasonville, Md.; one daughter, Nellie P.F. Hull of Douglasville, GA., her son William C. Blockinger and his son W. Seabrook Blockinger of Douglasville, GA.

      Services will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family encourages donations to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, 162 Prince Georges Street, Annapolis, MD 21401, www.cbf.org or the Alzheimer's Association, 209C Milford Street, Salisbury, MD 21804 www.alz.org.
    Person ID I1868  Hull
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2015 

    Father Edward Seabrook Hull, III,   b. 20 Jul 1899, New York, New York Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1969, Arlington Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Hortense Carver Marshall,   b. 31 May1905, West Newton, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1997, Hollywood, Charleston Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F675  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nellie Phinizy Fortson 
    Children 
     1. Edward Whaley Seabrook Hull, Jr.
     2. John Hart Marshall Hull
     3. Thomas Malcolm Fortson Hull
     4. Nellie Phinizy Fortson Hull
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F676  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Grave marker: Edward W. S. Hull
    Grave marker: Edward W. S. Hull
    EDWARD WHALEY SEABROOK HULL PHD
    MARCH 10, 1923 - JANUARY 28, 2007
    1ST LT USMCR - AVIATOR - IWO JIMA WWII
    MARRIED JUNE 25, 1944
    NELLIE PHINIZY FORTSON
    DECEMBER 11, 1924 -
    LOVING WIFE AND MOTHER OF FOUR
    Plot: Hull, East Hill


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