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Adolph Martin Foerster
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1854
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: 1927
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

From contributor 47683373:
From Page 538 of the records of the Etna Congregational church. Adolph M. Foerster, professor and composer of music. Born (blank). Died August 10, 1927. Buried August 12, 1927 in Allegheny Cemetery.

From Contributor 47128984:

Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Aug 11, 1927 pg. 4
Obituary
Adolph was educated in Pittsburgh and old Allegheny schools. He was a graduate of the Conservatory of Music at Leipsig, Germany. Active in the Music Teachers' National Association, choral conductor in the Pittsburgh Symphonic Society, and contributor to several music magazines. Some of works included arias, marches, chamber music, songs, piano, organ, and church music. Most famous for his composition of an "Ave Maria" with violin obbligato. 
 
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 Parents:
  Emil Foerster (1822 - 1906)
  Elise Foerster (1824 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Henrietta M. Reineman Foerster (1853 - 1937)*
 
 Children:
  Elsa Thusnelda Foerster Michael (1881 - 1951)*
  Robert Franz Foerster (1883 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Allegheny Cemetery
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 28, Lot 209
 
Created by: Wendy Rich
Record added: Jan 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46598743
Adolph Martin Foerster
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Adolph Martin Foerster
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Adolph Martin Foerster
Added by: Wendy Rich
 
 
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In remembrance of a great composer,
- OPPSheryl
 Added: Dec. 26, 2012
 
 
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