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Daisy Sarah Foster Bedford
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Birth: Mar. 4, 1876
Galena
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1939
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

Daisy was a native of Illinois. She was the oldest of seven children. Daisy came with her parents William Alfred and Sophia "Whitman" Foster and settled into Fresno, CA. Her father was one of the first photographers in San Joaquin Valley. Daisy quit school in second or third grade to raised her brothers and sisters while her parents ran their photo studio. Her siblings called her Mama Da. She met Jona in Fresno. They lived across the street from one another. She married Jona Halcomb Bedford, who she adored, on 20 Nov 1901. They made their home in Richmond for the next 30 yrs. Everyone who knew them said how very much in love they were. Jona and Daisy had two daughters, Grace Olive and Juel Blanche. Juel said there was nothing she ever wanted that her parents didn't give her. Daisy hated house cleaning but was a wonderful gardener. She felt most comfortable wearing her husbands shirt and boot. And could be found working in the garden. She had a beautiful garden with beds of vegetables, fruit trees and roses. They often had chickens and ducks running through their house. Daisy had two sisters Camille Nicholson and Irene "Rene" Stout both of Richmond, Brothers Frank Foster of Richmond, Henry and William "Bill" Foster of San Jose and Robert "Bob" J. Foster of San Francisco. Daisy passed away in San Francisco after a three month illness.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William A Foster (1851 - 1922)
  Sophia Whitmore Foster (1853 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Jona Holcomb Bedford (1876 - 1950)*
 
 Children:
  Grace Olive Bedford Wilson (1902 - 2001)*
  Juel Blanche Bedford Clawson Seal (1912 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daisy Sarah Foster Bedford (1876 - 1939)
  Camile Foster Nicholson (1877 - 1906)*
  Robert Ingersol Foster (1878 - 1959)*
  Henry Whitmore Foster (1880 - 1959)*
  Irene Amy Foster Stout (1882 - 1950)*
  William Briggs Foster (1883 - 1969)*
  Frank Scribe Foster (1888 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
MOTHER FATHER
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Fresno
Fresno County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Debra Bowers
Originally Created by: Ahwahneeliz
Record added: Sep 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41789213
Daisy Sarah <i>Foster</i> Bedford
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Daisy Sarah <i>Foster</i> Bedford
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- Debra Bowers
 Added: Mar. 9, 2014

-Anonymous
 Added: Feb. 12, 2010
 
 
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