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George E. Foster
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Birth: Aug. 10, 1839
New York, USA
Death: May 27, 1907
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

~ George E. Foster married Sarah Frances (maiden name unknown) about 1871. They had one son Charles, born abt 1872. George was a Civil War Veteran, Co. K 89th Illinois Infantry Regiment, known as the Railroad Regiment. George was a retired locomotive engineer at the time of his death. He worked for the Chicago Northwestern Railroad Company. George retired in August of 1904, after a span of 42 years, 1859 to 1904, with the Chicago Northwestern Rail Road. he had been a fireman, locomotive engineer and at time of retirement, he was a night watchman~

 
 
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 Parents:
  William Foster (1808 - 1898)
  Anna Wiley Foster (1817 - 1880)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Frances Foster (1835 - 1916)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel R. Foster (1836 - 1882)*
  Charles W. Foster (1838 - 1864)*
  George E. Foster (1839 - 1907)
  Margaret Foster Moon (1841 - 1890)*
  Fred H Foster (1845 - 1933)*
  James A Foster (1850 - 1942)*
  Matilda Ann Foster Rehorst (1852 - 1938)*
  Nellie May Foster Crane (1855 - 1894)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Co. K, 89th ILL Inf
 
Burial:
Forest Home Cemetery
Forest Park
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section 1
 
Maintained by: Sandie Schwarz
Originally Created by: Dave H
Record added: Apr 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88468087
George E. Foster
Added by: Terenda Curtis Wyant
 
George E. Foster
Added by: Dave H
 
George E. Foster
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~ In Memory of George Foster ~ ~ Co K 89th Regiment Illinois Infantry "The Railroad Regiment" ~
- Sandie Schwarz
 Added: Jun. 6, 2014
 
 
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