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Nathaniel Foster
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Birth: Mar. 10, 1772
Prince William County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 1854
Nicholas County
West Virginia, USA

age 82 years

Bio by Penny Harris (#47430685)
He was born in Prince William County, Virginia and moved westward with his parents in the late 1780s. He married first wife Margaret Cornwall on Jan 27, 1806 in Kanawha County, Virginia (now WV). Their children were James (1807), John (1809), Isaac (1810) and Eleanor "Nellie" (1812). Margaret died in 1812 giving birth to Nellie.
Nathaniel was a hard-working farmer. Left with 3 small children and an infant, he quickly married second wife Margaret Miller on November 11, 1812 in Kanawha County, Virginia (now WV). They moved to the Peters Creek area of Nicholas County. Their children were Mary Polly (1816), Nancy (also 1816 but not a twin), Susan (1818), Andrew (1819), Sarah (1822), Redmond "Red" (1824) and James Allen (1826). Nathaniel died on his farm on Peters Creek in Nicholas County on March 18, 1854. 
Family links: 
  Isaac Foster (1719 - 1814)
  Sarah Hughes Foster (1738 - 1822)
  Mary Cornwell Foster (1786 - 1812)*
  Isaac Foster (1802 - 1888)*
  Elenor Foster Dotson (1804 - 1891)*
  John S Foster (1809 - 1885)*
  Andrew B Foster (1819 - 1896)*
  Redmond Grigsby Foster (1824 - 1898)*
  James Allen Foster (1826 - 1895)*
  Nimrod Foster (1754 - 1818)*
  Nathaniel Foster (1772 - 1854)
  Malinda Foster Eagle Fitzwater (1780 - 1814)*
*Calculated relationship
Zoar Baptist Church Cemetery
Keslers Cross Lanes
Nicholas County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: Melanie Tucker
Record added: Jan 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46306180
Nathaniel Foster
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- Karen EAGLE Moman
 Added: Aug. 2, 2016

- Lula Ann Willard
 Added: Mar. 26, 2015
Nathaniel Foster is my paternal gggg grandfather.
- Candice Linney Foster Tucker
 Added: Apr. 21, 2014
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