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Descendants of William Foster, Sr.
2.MARY/POLLY2 FOSTER (WILLIAM1) was born 1797 in Rowan Co. NC, and died Unknown in Rowan/Davie Co. NC.She married JEREMIAH POTTS 1826 in Rowan/Davie Co. NC.
Child of MARY/POLLY FOSTER and JEREMIAH POTTS is:
|5.||i.||CHARLOTTE3 POTTS, b. Abt. 1830; d. Abt. 1893.|
Notes for TILMAN FOSTER:
There are several spellings found for Tilman's name: Tiglman, Tilghman, Tillman, and Tilmon. His signature appears to be Tilmon.
In 1830, Tilman and family lived next door to his father, William, Sr. in Rowan/Davie County, NC. They had a young female servant. With them were 3 daughters and 1 son under the age of 5. The 1840 census lists only 2 daughters born before 1830. A son and a daughter probably died before 1840. In 1850, he is listed as a farmer. He is buried in Row 8, #3, Fork Baptist Church cemetery.
Notes for FRANCES/FANNY TUCKER:
After Tilman died in 1854, Frances Foster married John Banks April 17, 1856.
The 1860 census lists Frances, 48,living with John Banks, 53.
In 1870, they were living Jerusalem Township. Shortly after, John and Fannie Banks moved to Gibson County, TN where John bought land.
Children of TILMAN FOSTER and FRANCES/FANNY TUCKER are:
|i.||SARAH3 FOSTER, b. 1828, Rowan/Davie Co. NC; m. HENRY C. CASPER, 07 Nov 1850.|
| Notes for SARAH FOSTER:|
Of the 7 Sarah Fosters married in Davie County, NC between 1838 and 1860, the marriage date of 1850 to Henry Casper seems most llikely for a woman born in 1828. No definite evidence is found.
|ii.||ANN NANCY FOSTER, b. 1830, Davie Co. NC; d. Bef. 1860; m. GEORGE GRAVES, 18 Apr 1855, Davie Co. NC.|
|6.||iii.||GILES NELSON FOSTER, b. 1832, Davidson Co. NC; d. 05 Sep 1887, Denmark, Madison Co. TN.|
|7.||iv.||THOMAS M. FOSTER, b. 1834, Davie Co. NC; d. 1877, Gibson Co. TN.|
|8.||v.||JOHN MURPHY FOSTER, b. 03 Apr 1836, Davie Co. NC; d. 16 Nov 1919, Winston Salem, Forsyth Co. NC.|
|9.||vi.||AZARIAH MARCH FOSTER, b. 27 May 1838, Davie Co. NC; d. 17 Jul 1904, Davie Co. NC.|
|vii.||SUSANNAH E. FOSTER, b. 26 Apr 1840, Davie Co. NC; d. 12 Oct 1857, Davie Co. NC.|
| Notes for SUSANNAH E. FOSTER:|
Buried: Row 8, #4, Fork Baptist Church, Davie Co.
|viii.||HIRAM LINDSAY FOSTER, b. 10 Jun 1842, Davie Co. NC; d. 05 Mar 1862, Davie Co. NC.|
| Notes for HIRAM LINDSAY FOSTER:|
Buried in Row 8, #5, Fork Baptist Church.
|ix.||ELIZA C. FOSTER, b. 1845; m. THOMAS H. DEADMAN, 04 Aug 1864.|
|x.||EMMA/AMANDA FOSTER, b. 02 Jun 1836, Davie Co. NC; d. 26 Nov 1901, Davie Co. NC; m. WILLIAM F. GARWOOD.|
| Notes for EMMA/AMANDA FOSTER:|
Buried Row 13, #14, Fork Baptist Church.
| Notes for WILLIAM F. GARWOOD:|
Buried Row 13, #15, Fork Babtist Church.
|xi.||HENRY J. FOSTER, b. 03 Aug 1850, Davie Co. NC; d. 29 Sep 1853, Davie Co. NC.|
| Notes for HENRY J. FOSTER:|
Henry, just 3 years old, is buried with his father, Tilman, in Row 8, #3, Fork Baptist Church.
|xii.||FRANCES/FANNY FOSTER, b. 1853.|
|xiii.||JANE CODY FOSTER, b. Unknown; d. Bef. 1903.|
| Notes for JANE CODY FOSTER:|
The only mention of Jane Cody Foster is in Azariah Foster's will, dated 28 Nov. 1903,which leaves $6.00 to his sister Jane Cody, already dead, with instructions to his wife to have a tombstone placed on Jane's grave.
Notes for NANCY FOSTER:
Buried Courtney Baptist Church, Yadkin Co. NC
(Formerly Crossroads Baptist Church)
Notes for WILLIAM GABARD:
William and Nancy Gabard lived Rowan/Davie County and subsequently in Yadkin County, NC. William is buried in the Courtney Baptist Church Cemetery in Yadkin County.
Child of NANCY FOSTER and WILLIAM GABARD is:
|10.||i.||REBECCA3 GABARD, b. 20 Jan 1845, Rowan Co. NC; d. 29 Jun 1877.|