New Hampshire, USA
|Death: ||Dec. 30, 1852|
Parents: Josiah Foss and Elizabeth (Weeks) FOSS.
Rev. Joseph Foss was an ordained Free Will Baptist minister.
He married Elizabeth Tuffs; lived in Lee, NH until 1802. He went west to Brighton, ME, in 1812, and began holding meetings. He became pastor there and stayed pastor for forty years, doing much ministerial work in towns that had no regular minister. He was a worthy and esteemed minister. He preached more than fifty years and died in his 88th year of age.
(Taken from Free Baptist Cyclopedia, pub. 1889, by Ward and Burgess; also, from online message where he was bur).
Additional information is welcome:
"He did much ministerial work in towns that had no
regular minister. He died in that town in 1852."
Thomas Tufts Foss (1800 - 1892)*
John Foss (1805 - 1879)*
Heman N. Foss (1810 - 1896)*
Mount Rest Cemetery
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Record added: May 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70064114
Rest in peace. You lived well.|
Added: May. 19, 2011