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Mary Powell Foster
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Birth: 1774
Maryland, USA
Death: 1861
Adams County
Ohio, USA

Daughter of Thomas Powell, Sr. and his wife Nancy Chaney.

1790 Fayette Co., KY tax list:
Samuel Foster
Thomas Powell 1/11/1790

1794 - [Harrison Co., KY is where Adam Kirkpatrick married Rosanna Patton]
Kentucky Records, Volume II by Julia Ardery
HARRISON COUNTY (Formed 1793, from Bourbon and Scott Counties)
ORDER BOOK A
Book A, pg. 7, 1794-Thos. Logwood of Bedford Co., Va., to Samuel Foster of Harrison, land patented in his, Thos. Logwood's name located in Harrison. Same to Thos. Veatch, in Harrison, May 20, 1794.

She married about 1795, Nicholas? Bourbon? Co. (now Fleming Co.), KY to Samuel Foster.

1800 tax list:

1810 census, Boone Co., KY, p. 63
Saml Foster 2-1-0-0-1 1-0-1-0-0
One male b. by 1765 Samuel
One female b. 1765-1785 Mary
One male b. 1795-1800 Samuel Jr.
Two males b. 1800-1810 Thomas
One female b. 1800-1810

1810 census, Smithland, Livingston Co., KY, p. 154
Samuel Foster 0-0-1-0-2 0-1-0-0-0

About 1815, they moved to Adams Co., Ohio.

1820 census, Liberty Township, Adams Co., OH, p. 52
Samuel Foster 1-3-0-1-0-1 2-1-0-1-1

1820 Adam Co., OH census, Liberty Twp., p. 52
Samuel Foster
One male b. by 1775 Samuel
One female b. by 1775 Mary
One male b. 1794-1802
Three males b. 1805-1810
One female b. 1805-1810
One male b. 1810-1820
Two females b. 1810-1820

1830 census, Liberty Twp., Adams Co., OH
Samuel Foster and family were listed, as was Samuel Foster (Jr.) and his family

1850 census, Liberty, Adams Co., OH
Samuel Foster M 78 Virginia
Mary Foster F 75 Virginia
George Foster M 48 Kentucky

Samuel died in 1852.

By 1860, Mary was living with her married daughter Martha Kirkpatrick:

1860 Adams Co., OH, census, Liberty Twp., South Union Post Office, p. 147
Elijah Kirkpatrick, 51, farmer, OH
Martha, 44, OH
Mary, 21, OH
William, 19, OH
Rosanna, 16, OH
Samuel, 14, OH
Adam J., 12, OH
Margaret, 9, OH
Thomas, 7, OH
Mary Foster, 86, MD

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Mary Powell's children:

1. Samuel Foster Jr., b. 1796, KY; m. Eleanor ___ [b. 1805, OH; d. 1880-1900, Adams Co., OH]; he d. 9 Jan 1861, Meigs Township, Adams Co., OH.

1850 census, Monroe, Adams Co., OH
Samuel Foster M 55 Kentucky
Ellen Foster F 57 Ohio
Ezekiel Foster M 21 Ohio
Delila Foster F 25 Ohio
Rebecca Foster F 22 Ohio
Nathaniel Foster M 19 Ohio
Samuel Foster M 15 Ohio
Jedediah Foster M 13 Ohio
Sarah A Foster F 10 Ohio

1860 census, Adams Co., OH, Sprigg Twp., p. 109

Samuel Foster, 65, KY
Eleanor, 60, OH
Delila, 35, OH
Nathaniel, 28
Schechia?, (female, prob. Rebecca) 31 or 21
James, 24
Jedidiah, 23
Eleanor, 20

1870 Adams Co., OH, census, Sprigg Twp., West Union PO, p. 193
[near brother Nathaniel]
Ezekial Foster, 48, OH
Martha, 37, OH
Mary E., 14
Daniel, 11
Samuel E., 8
Ezekial M., 1
Eleana Foster, 70, OH

1880 census, Bentonville, Adams, OH, p. 203
Eleanor FOSTER, Widow 80 OH Keeping House MD OH 
Rebecca FOSTER Dau S 45 OH At Home OH OH 
Nathaniel FOSTER Son S Male W 40 OH Works On Farm OH OH 

Samuel Foster, Jr.'s children:

1) Ezekiel Foster, b. Apr 1822, Adams Co., OH; m.c. 1855, Adams Co., OH to Martha A. ___ [b. 1834, OH; d. 1880-1900, Adams Co., OH]; he d. 2 Dec 1909,
Monroe, Adams Co., OH.

1860 Adams Co., OH, census, Sprigg Twp., p. 109
[next door to his parents]
Ezekiel Foster, 38, OH
Martha, 26, OH
____ E., 4 (female)
Daniel C., 1

1870 Adams Co., OH, census, Sprigg Twp., West Union PO, p. 193
[near brother Nathaniel]
Ezekial Foster, 48, OH
Martha, 37, OH
Mary E., 14
Daniel, 11
Samuel E., 8
Ezekial M., 1
Eleana Foster, 70, OH

1880 census, Bentonville, Adams, OH, p. 203
self Ezekiel Foster M 59 Ohio
wife Martha A. Foster F 48 Ohio
son Daniel C. Foster M 21 Ohio
son Samuel E. Foster M 18 Ohio
son Ezekiel Foster M 12 Ohio
son Henry Y. Foster M 8 Ohio

1900 census, ED 10 Manchester Township, Adams, OH
head Henry Foster M 28 Ohio
wife Maude B Foster F 26 Ohio
daughter Naomi E Foster F 4 Ohio
son Marion G Foster M 2 Ohio
father Ezekiel Foster, 78, widowed father, b. Apr 1822 OH

Ezekiel's children:
i. Mary E. Foster, b. 1856 Adams Co., OH
ii. Daniel C. Foster, b. 1859, Adams Co., OH
iii. Samuel E.Foster, b. 1866, Adams Co., OH
iv. Ezekiel M.Foster, b. 1869, Adams Co., OH
v. Henry Y.Foster, b. 1872, Adams Co., OH

2) Delila Foster, b. 1825, Adams Co., OH

3) Rebecca Foster, b. 1828, Adams Co., OH; 1880 was single living with mother.

4) Nathaniel Foster, b. 1831, Adams Co., OH; m.c. 1866 to Mary E. ___; 1880 was single living alone with mother.

1870 Adams Co., OH, census, Sprigg Twp., West Union PO, p. 193
Nathaniel Foster, 40, OH
Mary E., 26, OH
Sarah E., 3
Scott M., 2
Wheeler F., 5 mos

Nathaniel Foster's children on 1870 census:
i. Sarah b. 1877, Adams Co., OH
ii. Scott M. b. 1878, Adams Co., OH
iii. Wheeler F. b. 1870, Adams Co., OH

5) Samuel Foster, b. 1835, Adams Co., OH

6) James Foster, b. 1836, Adams Co., OH

7) Jedidiah Foster, b. 1837, Adams Co., OH; he had a cousin (son of Nathaniel Foster) of the same name and age.

8) Sarah A Foster, b. 1840, Adams Co., OH

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2. Thomas Foster, b. 25 Mar 1799, KY; m. Sarah ___ [b. 28 Apr 1803; d. 7 Feb 1878]; he d. 28 Jan 1883, Adams Co., OH; buried Hopewell cemetery, Adams Co., OH.

1850 census, Wayne, Adams, OH
Thomas Foster M 51 Kentucky
Ma*Hel Foster F 47 Indiana
Johnson Foster M 23 Ohio
Sarah A Foster F 19 Ohio
Lafayett Foster M 18 Ohio
Jeremiah Foster M 14 Ohio
Elizabeth Foster F 10 Ohio
Thomas R Foster M 7 Ohio
Nathaniel G Foster F 4 Ohio
Martha J Foster F 2 Ohio
James *Wyath M 42 Kentucky
Thomas Mc Clanan M 19 Ohio

1860 Adams Co., OH census, Sprigg Twp., p. 118
Thomas Foster, 61, miller, KY
Sarah, 57, KY
Lafayette, 27, miller, OH
Elizabeth, 19
Thomas P., 17
Nathaniel G., 14
Martha J. or I., 12

1870 Adams Co., OH census, Sprigg Twp., p. 204
Thomas Foster, 71, KY
Sarah, 67, KY
Elizabeth, 30, OH
Thomas P., 27
Nathaniel, 24
Martha, 22

1880 census, Bentonville, Adams Co., OH
self Thomas Foster M 81 Kentucky
son-in-law Lee Roush M 39 Ohio
daughter Martha J. Roush F 31 Ohio
grandson Clifton B. Roush M 1 Ohio

Thomas Foster's children:

1) Johnson Foster, b. 1827, Adams Co., OH
2) Sarah A Foster, b. 1831, Adams Co., OH
3) Lafayette Foster, b. 1832, Adams Co., OH; m.c. 1863 to Margaret [b. 1830 OH; d/o Margaret Francis?]; 1870 living in Mancester Twp., Adams Co., OH. 1880 living in Maysville, Mason Co., KY.
Lafayette's children:
i. Francis Albert Foster, b. 1863, Adams Co., OH
ii. Elizabeth "Effie" May Foster, b. 1866, Adams Co., OH
iii. James Foster, b. 1868, Adams Co., OH
iv. Anna Belle Foster, b. 1876, KY
4) Jeremiah Foster, b. 1836, Adams Co., OH
5) Elizabeth Foster, b. 1840, Adams Co., OH
6) Thomas R Foster, b. 1843, Adams Co., OH
7) Nathaniel Green Foster, b. 1846, Adams Co., OH; 1880 unmarried living with brother Lafayette in Maysville, Mason Co., KY.
8) Martha J Foster, b. Jun 1848, Adams Co., OH; m.c. 1879 Bentonville, Adams Co., OH to Lee Roush [b. Nov 1840 OH]; had father living with her in 1880.
1) Clifton B. Roush b. May 1879, Adams Co., OH
2) Elden Roush b. Jan 1882, Adams Co., OH

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3. George Foster, b. 1802, KY; m.c. 1857 to Margaret ___ [b. 1813, OH]; he d. 1870-1880, Adams Co., OH.

1850 census, Liberty, Adams Co., OH
Samuel Foster M 78 Virginia
Mary Foster F 75 Virginia
George Foster M 48 Kentucky

1860 Adams Co., OH, census, Liberty Twp., South Union Post Office, p. 147
[next door to sister Martha Kirkpatrick and widowed mother]
Geo. Foster, 59, KY
Margaret, 47, OH
John R., 2, OH

1870 census, West Union, Liberty Twp., Adams Co., OH
George Foster M 69y Kentucky
Margaret Foster F 57y Ohio
John Foster M 12y Ohio
Maggie Mcdown F 23y Ohio

George Foster's child:

1) John R. Foster, b. 1858, Adams Co., OH; m. 1880 to Nancy I. _____ [b. 1857 OH]. 1880 in Liberty Twp., Adams Co., OH.

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4. Mary Ann Foster,


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5. Hiram Foster,


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6. Eliza Jane Foster,


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7. William F. Foster, b. 27 Jun 1813, Bourbon Co., KY; m. Jane Kirkpatrick [b. 19 May 1824, Decatur, Brown Co., OH; d. 31 May 1903, Adams Co., OH; daughter of John Kirkpatrick and Margaret ___]; he d. 17 Aug 1893, Adams Co., OH; buried Hopewell cemetery.

1850 census, Liberty, Adams Co., OH
[living next door to William's parents]
William Foster, 38, KY
Jane, 36, OH
Hiram E., 2, OH
Nathan M., 8 mos, OH

1860 Adams Co., OH census, Liberty Twp., p. 145
William K. Foster, 47, KY
Jane, 36, OH
Hiram M., 11
Nathaniel, 10
Mary, 4
Elizabeth, 3
Alexander D., 4 mos

1870 Adams Co., OH census, Liberty Twp., p. 88
William Foster, 57, KY
Jane, 46, OH
Nathan, 20, OH
Mary, 16
Elizabeth, 13
Alexander, 10
Martha, 8
Sarah, 6
[next door]
Hiram, 21, OH
Martha, 21, OH

William F. Foster's children:

1) Hiram Irving Foster, b. 23 Nov 1848, Adams Co., OH; m. Martha Ann McNeal [b. 30 Mar 1847; 20 May 1931]; d. 24 Jul 1926.
2) Nathan Miller Foster, b. 1 Jan 1850, Adams Co., OH; m. 1870-74 to Mary M. Lindsey [b. 22 Feb 1850, Lindsay Hollow, Adams Co., OH; he d. 10 Aug 1932, Clarence, Ford Co., IL.
3) Mary Margaret Foster, b. 3 Oct 1853, Adams Co., OH; m. John McNeal; she d. 16 Apr 1939, Adams Co., OH.
4) Elizabeth Louise Foster, b. 24 Mar 1857, Adams Co., OH; she d. in Gallopolis, Gallia, Ohio. 1880 unmarried living with parents.
5) Alexander Douglas Foster, b. 8 Mar 1860, Adams Co., OH; m. Ida Pence; d. 1901 in Rockford, Winnebago IL.
6) Martha Ann Foster, b. 23 Mar 1862,Adams Co., OH; m. Elmer Gorman.
7) Sarah Ellen Foster, b. 19 Marc 1864, Adams Co., OH; m. A.J. Hile; he d. 31 Aug 1945, Russellville, Brown Co., OH.

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8. Martha Foster. b. 1816-1818, Adams Co., KY; m.c. 1838 to Elijah Kirkpatrick [b. 28 May 1809, Adams Co., OH; d. 1870-1880 Adams Co., OH]; son of Adam Kirkpatrick and Rosanna Patton]; she d.c. 1865, Adams Co., OH.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Samuel Foster (1773 - 1852)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Perrine Foster (1799 - 1883)*
  Mary Ann Foster Montgomery (1805 - 1855)*
  William F. Foster (1813 - 1893)*
  Martha K. Foster Kirkpatrick (1815 - 1871)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Decatur Cemetery
Decatur
Brown County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Bev Golden
Record added: Sep 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97024484
Mary <i>Powell</i> Foster
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