FOSTER, John N.

Male Abt 1840 -


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  • Name FOSTER, John N. 
    Born Abt 1840  Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    CENSUS 23 Jul 1850  Fawn River Township, St. Joseph Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census: 1850 U.S. - Fawn River Township, St. Joseph Co., MI, Roll: M432_362; Page: 255B; Image: 291
    Census: 1850 U.S. - Fawn River Township, St. Joseph Co., MI, Roll: M432_362; Page: 255B; Image: 291
    CENSUS 27 Jun 1860  Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Occupation: Farm laborer.
    Census: 1860 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL, Roll: M653_201; Page: 628; Image: 268; Family History Library Film: 803201
    Census: 1860 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL, Roll: M653_201; Page: 628; Image: 268; Family History Library Film: 803201
    Person ID I1121  Main
    Last Modified 19 Dec 2010 

    Father FOSTER George,   b. Abt 1802, Botetourt Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1868, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Mother SHEPARD Mary,   b. Abt 1804, Botetourt Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1855  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 20 Jan 1825  [3
    Notes 
    • From History of McDonough Co., 1885: George Foster, father of R. T., (should read R.F.--ed.) was a native of Virginia, born in Botetourt county. His wife, Mary Shepherd, was a native of the same place, and their marriage occurred January 20,1825. His death occurred January 26, 1868, and hers in 1855; they are 'buried at New Hope cemetery (now called Blandinsville South Cemetery--ed.). [4]
    • ...George Foster, a native of Virginia; he settled in Hire township, coming from Michigan here, and died at his home January 26,1868, having lost his wife in 1855, and both lie in Good Hope cemetery (Should read New Hope, also called Blandinsville South Cemetery--ed). [5]
    Family ID F34  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S103] Census: 1850 U.S. - Fawn River Township, St. Joseph Co., MI , (Ancestry.com), Roll: M432_362; Page: 255B; Image: 291 (Reliability: 3), 23 Jul 1850.

    2. [S87] Census: 1860 U.S. - Hire Township, McDonough Co., IL, (Ancestry.com), Roll: M653_201; Page: 628; Image: 268; Family History Library Film: 803201 (Reliability: 3), 27 Jun 1860.

    3. [S67] History of McDonough County, Illinois - 1885, ((Springfield, IL: Continental Historical Co., 1885)), 977.342 H2., p. 632 (Reliability: 2), 1885.

    4. [S67] History of McDonough County, Illinois - 1885, ((Springfield, IL: Continental Historical Co., 1885)), 977.342 H2., 632 (Reliability: 2), 1885.

    5. [S67] History of McDonough County, Illinois - 1885, ((Springfield, IL: Continental Historical Co., 1885)), 977.342 H2., 636 (Reliability: 2), 1885.