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William Thomas Foster (b. December 27, 1798, d. October 21, 1871)William Thomas Foster (son of John Paul Foster and Margaert Furlow) was born December 27, 1798 in South Carolina, and died October 21, 1871 in Hopkins Texas.He married Lucy Stribling on Abt. 1817, daughter of James Clayton Stribling and Mary Beckham.
Notes for William Thomas Foster:
In 1860 the value of his estate was $2160 and the value of his personal property was $3071.After the slaves was freed William was out walking by the slave shacks when he heard crying.Upon investigating he found two small black girls.The girls became part of the family, one girl died young.the other Doad Foster remained a part of the family until her death in 1937.She attended all of the family reunions and was a active member of the family.Doad had a son Pete.Source was Elreecta Weathers
More About William Thomas Foster:
Burial: Unknown, Reilly Springs cemetery Hopkins co Texas.
More About William Thomas Foster and Lucy Stribling:
Marriage: Abt. 1817
Children of William Thomas Foster and Lucy Stribling are:
- +Walter V Foster, b. December 15, 1818, South Carolina, d. December 25, 1900, Blount co Alabama.