Benjamin Foster born 1805~Family moved to Hancock County by 1860
Looking for the parents of Benjamin Foster born 1805 in Oh
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he died before the 1860 census.
Benjamin Foster married Marbrey C. Goodwin
on 23 Feb 1826 in Licking, Ohio. Marbrey was born 1811 in Va.
The children of Benjamin Foster & Marbrey C. Goodwin are:
Margaret born in 1832~in Oh
Davidborn in 1834~in Oh
Noahborn in 1837~in Oh
Marbaryborn in1838~in Oh
Mary J.born in 1843~in Oh
Sarahborn 1845~in Oh
Martha R.born in 1850~in Oh
This family moved from Oh to Hancock County Illinois sometime after the 1850 census & before the 1860 census.
Do not know if they moved before or after the husband/father died on not.
In the 1850 census, Benjamin & the oldest son is listed as a Blacksmith
In the 1860 census the family was in Hancock County, Illinois.
Marbrey is listed as a widow, and Latecia Couch 68 VT, is in the household.
Martha R. Foster grew up & married Marcellus Bragg on 1 Sept 1867 in Adams County, Illinois.
Marcellus Bragg was born 23 Sept 1845 in Missouri.
He is the son of Benjamin Bragg of Mass. & Hannah Rich of Vt.
The family had moved to Adams County, Illinoiis.