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 Descendants of William Foster (c. 1686-bef. 1767) of Prince William Co., VA

 

 

 

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1.  William1 FOSTER was born circa 1686 in Prince William Co., VA[1] and married Hannah Elizabeth Payne on May 8, 1710 in Northumberland Co., VA.[2]  He died before December 7, 1767 in Northumberland Co., VA.[3]

     Hannah Elizabeth PAYNE, the widow of Daniel Payne, was born circa 1690.[4]

     Children of William1 Foster and Hannah Elizabeth Payne were as follows:

          2.        i.    Robert2 Foster; born October 7, 1711 in St. Stephens Parish, Northumberland Co., VA;[5],[6] married Sarah (--?--) 1740 in Northumberland Co., VA;[7] died February 22, 1768 in Prince William Co., VA, at age 56.[8],[9]

          3.       ii.    William Foster; born July 15, 1714 in Northumberland Co., VA;[10] married Jean (--?--) circa 1734;[11] died April 10, 1779 in Prince William Co., VA, at age 64.[12],[13]

          4.     iii.    Elizabeth Foster; born circa 1717 in Northumberland Co., VA;[14] died before 1800 in Prince William Co., VA.[15]

+        5.      iv.    Isaac Foster, born July 2, 1719 in Northumberland Co., VA; married Sarah Hughes.

          6.       v.    George Foster; born August 14, 1723 in Northumberland Co., VA;[16],[17] married Margaret Grigsby December 22, 1746 in Prince William Co., VA;[18] died January 3, 1778 in Prince William Co., VA, at age 54; cause of death was smallpox.[19],[20]

 

 

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[1]West Virginia/Virginia Genealogy, online http://community-2.webtv.net/egor1127/ MyGenealogyPages/, The Foster Family. Hereinafter cited as WV/VA Genealogy.

[2]Ibid.

[3]Ibid.

[4]Ibid.

[5]Ibid.

[6]William Foster, The Foster Family Bible Record, 1711-1865 (Philadelphia: Mathew Carey, 1802); Library of Virginia, Richmond, VA. Hereinafter cited as Foster Bible.

[7]WV/VA Genealogy, online http://community-2.webtv.net/egor1127/MyGenealogyPages/, The Foster Family.

[8]Ibid.

[9]Foster Bible.

[10]Ibid.

[11]WV/VA Genealogy, online http://community-2.webtv.net/egor1127/MyGenealogyPages/, The Foster Family.

[12]Ibid.

[13]Foster Bible.

[14]WV/VA Genealogy, online http://community-2.webtv.net/egor1127/MyGenealogyPages/, The Foster Family.

[15]Ibid.

[16]Ibid.

[17]Foster Bible.

[18]WV/VA Genealogy, online http://community-2.webtv.net/egor1127/MyGenealogyPages/, The Foster Family.

[19]Ibid.

[20]Foster Bible.