Foster Family Photographs

These photographs are of persons mentioned in D. I. Foster's History of the Foster Family.  If you can contribute additional photographs, please contact Ed Marshall at ELeoM@comcast.net .

 

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Richard Foster 1801-1888

Richard Foster 1801-1888
(a son of Richard Lewis Foster)
Photo copy received in 1983 from Leone (Foster) Combs, g-granddaughter of Richard

 

Manuel & Sarah (Shockley) Foster
(Manuel was a son of Richard)

John Madison Worth Foster
(a son of Manuel Foster)

Children of J M W Foster
(and others - circa 1902)

John Best Foster
(circa 1895)
(a son of J M W Foster)

Ascenath Foster
(a daughter of Richard Foster)

Joseph & Charity (Foster) Wadsworth
(Charity was a daughter of Richard Foster)
Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook

Weller & Hannah (Barnett) Foster
(Weller was a son of Manuel)

Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook

Rachel (Best) Foster 
(wife of J M W Foster)

Leo B Foster
(circa 1909)
(a son of J M W Foster)

Lewis & Susan (Barnett) Foster
(with daughter)
(Lewis was a son of Richard Lewis Foster)
Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook

Elvira (Foster) Brown
(a daughter of Richard Foster)

Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook


Weller & Hannah (Barnett) Foster
family in front of their home
Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook

Chris & Armina (Foster) Schlueter
(Armina was a daughter of Weller Foster)

Photo Courtesy of Rick Slater

Four children of J M W Foster:
Top: Grace, Ed Gurwell (Sadie's husband), Sadie, Alva McFarland (Grace's husband), Leona  (Leo's daugher), Leo, Margaret (Leo's wife), Keith (Grace's son), Etheyl (Jim's wife), Jim
From Leona F Marshall's album

Eli Foster 1799-1874
(a son of Richard Lewis Foster)

Photo Courtesy of Lynn Tedford

Reuben Foster

(a son of Eli Foster)

Photo Courtesy of Lynn Tedford

George Foster
(a son of
Eli Foster)

Photo Courtesy of Lynn Tedford

Lucinda (Foster) Button
(a daughter of
Eli Foster)

Photo Courtesy of Lynn Tedford

Morgan Button
(husband of
Lucinda Foster)

Photo Courtesy of Lynn Tedford

Sarah (Foster) Ryder
(a daughter of
Eli Foster)

Photo Courtesy of Lynn Tedford

Gideon Ryder
(husband of
Sarah Foster)

Photo Courtesy of Lynn Tedford

Mr & Mrs Lee Foster
(Lee
= Levi Foster, son of Eli Foster ? )

Photo Courtesy of Lynn Tedford

Note:   These Eli Foster family
photos are from an album that was in the possessions of Codie (Ryder) Severns when she passed.  She was a grand-daughter of Eli Foster.  The album is thought to have belonged to her mother, Sarah (Foster) Ryder.

Broad Top people who went to Seward, Nebraska
Including Henry Clay
Foster (back row, 3rd from left) and wife Platina Anderson (front row, 2nd from left)
Henry Clay was a son of Lewis and Susan Barnett Foster
Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook

James Henry Brown
(Husband of Elvira)

Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook

Joseph & Annie (Brown) Barnett family in the Oklahoma Territory, 1897
(Annie was a daughter of Elvira)

Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook

Joseph Barnett with his father David,and his daughter Ida Bell & grand-daughter Hazel Ann, 1897
(David Barnett was born at Broad Top in 1817)

Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook

John Madison Worth & Rachel (Best) Foster family
(a composite photo assembled by son John Best Foster)

 

Barton Shreeve's Gravestone
Barton was the father of Nancy (Shreeve) Foster, wife of Richard Foster
Noted quote: "Work or freeze says Barton Shreeve"

Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook

Manuel & Sarah (Shockley) Foster family
From left to right, bottom row: Manuel, Stella, Nancy, Eva, Sarah
Middle row: John, Weller, Rebecca, Frank
Top row:  Chas. E., Manuel S., Douglas, Wayne

Alonzo Douglas & Lavina (Holmes) Foster family
(Doug was a son of Manuel)

From left to right: Clyde, Lavina, Guy, Doug, Roscoe, Candace

Children of Elvira (Foster) Brown
(Top: Sophia, Elvira, Daisy, Annie. Bottom: Richard, Frank, Charles, Thomas, James)
Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook

Children of Charles W & Jane ( Johnston) Brown
Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook

 

James Madison & Fannie (Kay) Foster family
(James was a son of Richard)
From left to right, bottom row: Fannie, Harry, James Madison
Top row: Flora Belle, Richard, Samantha

John R & Rebecca Jane (Foster) Johnston family
(Jane was a daughter of Manuel)

 

Wayne & Frances (Barnett) Foster & three of their daughters in front of their sod house
(Wayne was a son of Manuel)
Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook

Wayne Foster & sons-in-law
Carl Hefner (m. Iva), Harlan Victor (m. Bernice), Ernest Dora (m. Bessie), & Charles Threlkeld (m. Alma)


Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook

 

Susan Jane FOSTER Blair (1854-1943), daughter of Thomas and Eliza Foster, grand-daughter of Richard Lewis Foster
Photo Courtesy of Robert D Gates (g-grandson)

Elizabeth FOSTER Duckworth (1834-1931) and three of her great-grandchildren (circa 1930). Elizabeth was a daughter of Lewis and Susanah (Barnett) Foster
Photo Courtesy of Charles Cook & Skip Mihoover

John Wesley Foster (1832-1916) son of Lewis and Susanah (Barnett) Foster

Photo Courtesy of Linda Johnson

Four Generation Photo:
John Wesley Foster, daughter Annabel (Foster) Peterson, grandson Frank Ellwood Peterson, wife Mary Angeline (Dachenbach) Foster, & great-grandson Arthur Elwood Peterson.  Taken in Chariton, Lucas County Iowa 1911.


Photo Courtesy of Linda Johnson

Annabel (Foster) Peterson (1857-1949)
Annabel was the daugher of
John Wesley and Mary Angeline (Dachenbach) Foster.
Taken circa 1930.

Photo Courtesy of Linda Johnson
(gg-grand-daughter)

Frank & Annabel (Foster) Peterson Family Portrait - circa 1888
Nettie, Annabel, Warren (in front), Arthur, Frank, Howard & Cora.

Photo Courtesy of Linda Johnson

Frank & Annabel (Foster) Peterson Family Portrait - circa 1902
Standing - Cora, Arthur, Warren & Howard.  Sitting - Vernon, Frank, Edith, Annabel & Charles.
Portrait likely taken in Bancroft, Cuming County Nebraska prior to move to Alberta Canada about 1902 or 1903.

Photo Courtesy of Linda Johnson

Joseph  & Josie (Foster) Shore Family Portrait
Veda, Joseph, Cora, Ernest (sitting in front), Josie, Edna (on Josie's lap), & Ethel
.
Josie was a daughter of John Wesley and Mary Angeline (Dachenbach) Foster.

Photo Courtesy of Linda Johnson

Josephine 'Josie' Isemiah (Foster) Shore Memorial Card - 1905

Photo Courtesy of Linda Johnson

Joseph  & Josie (Foster) Shore Family Portrait - after 1905
This photo was taken after mother Josie (Foster) Shore passed away.  A cut out image of her has been inserted into the photo. Standing - Edna, Veda, Josie (inset), Cora & Ernest.  In front - Joseph, Ora and Ethel.

Photo Courtesy of Linda Johnson

Charles Elmer & Clara (Brennamin) Foster Family
Charles was a son of Manuel

Christina FOSTER (Graffice) McKnight family (Nov. 1900 Bedford County, Penn.)
From left:  Christina holding Lawrence McKnight, Margaret Jane Graffice (5), Dolly FOSTER (Christina's sister), Mary Ellen Graffice (4) , Della Gaffice (14), George Gaffice (12)
Christina & Dolly were daughters of Thomas E & Annie DACHENBACH Foster (and grand-daughters of Thomas & Eliza HORTON Foster)
Photo received in 1980 from Russell T. Ford, grandson of Christina

Updates

18 September 2011:  Added Eli Foster family photos

28 December 2008:  Added John Wesley Foster, Peterson, & Shore photos.  Deleted Counter.

19 October 2008:  Added earlier Weller Foster home photo.

6 July 2008:  Updated Richard Foster and Manuel Foster photos.

13 April 2008;: Christina FOSTER McKnight family photo added.

12 April 2008:  Charles Elmer Foster family photo added.

10 April 2008:  Elizabeth FOSTER Duckworth photo added.

30 March 2008:  Susan Jane FOSTER Blair photo added.

25 March 2008:  Doug Foster & John R Johnson family photos upgraded.

27 November 2003:  Updated links.

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