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Alexander McFerson Foster
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Birth: Dec. 2, 1880, Russia
Death: Dec. 14, 1881

Alexander was the son of John Watson Foster who was a civil
War Union Army Officer Commissioned as Major of the 25th Indiana Volunteer Infantry in 1861 and then promotoed to Colonel and Commander of 1st the 65th Indiana Volunteer Mounted Infantry then the 136th Indiana Volunteer Infantry.
He was a U.S. Diplomat an appointed as U.S. Minister to Mexico from 1873 to 1880 then as Minister to Russia from 1880 to 1881 which is where Alexander was born. His mother was Mary Parke McFerson Foster daughter of Alexander and Eliza Read McFerson. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Watson Foster (1836 - 1917)
  Mary Parke McFerson Foster (1840 - 1922)
 
 Siblings:
  Alice Foster (1860 - 1868)*
  Edith F Foster Dulles (1863 - 1941)*
  Eleanor Foster Lansing (1866 - 1934)*
  Mary Parke Foster (1878 - 1888)*
  Alexander McFerson Foster (1880 - 1881)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Evansville
Vanderburgh County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Joanne
Record added: Oct 24, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60561716
Alexander McFerson Foster
Added by: Joanne
 
Alexander McFerson Foster
Added by: Joanne
 
Alexander McFerson Foster
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