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Philip Henry Foster
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Birth: 1835
East Windsor
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Sep. 17, 1862
Sharpsburg
Washington County
Maryland, USA

Birth is from LDS.
William Foster Genealogy states Philip was in the Civil War, Co. B, 16 Regiment CT and buried at Mount Hope, Vernon, CT.

Foster, Philip H.; Private, Company B; Residence, Vernon, Connecticut; Enlisted July 15, 1862; Mustered August 24, 1862; Killed in Action, Antietam, MD, September 17, 1862.
The above from American Civil War on the internet.

Foster book also states he was married to Sarah Jane Minerva Beach on 03 Mar 1861 in Vernon, Tolland, CT. She died 16 Sep 1916 in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio. Sarah remarried to E. W. Webster.

National Cemetery Administration, U.S. Veterans Gravesites has Philip buried at Antietam, Maryland where he died at the Battle of Antietam. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=39668146. This memorial is most likely a cenotaph.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Horace Foster (____ - 1861)
  Mary Ann Bailey Foster (____ - 1836)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Jane Beach Webster (1838 - 1916)
 
 Siblings:
  Phillip H. Foster (____ - 1862)*
  William Bailey Foster (1831 - 1917)*
  Mary Ann Foster (1832 - 1834)*
  Amos M Foster (1835 - 1864)*
  Philip Henry Foster (1835 - 1862)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Cemetery
Talcottville
Tolland County
Connecticut, USA
 
Created by: Addie
Record added: Mar 23, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50104129
Philip Henry Foster
Added by: Eileen Fisher
 
Philip Henry Foster
Added by: Eileen Fisher
 
 
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