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Nancy Lucinda Crayton "Nannie" Foster Ayres
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Birth: Mar. 13, 1848
Cumming
Forsyth County
Georgia, USA
Death: Dec. 24, 1925
Marshall County
Alabama, USA

Daughter of wealthy General Ira & Millie Foster, she went to college in Georgia. Ira Foster moved his family to Georgia Mountain in Marshall County, Alabama after the Civil War and she lived in the Foster home until her death.

General Foster hired a young engineer from Georgia to build a road up the mountain. He and Nancy fell in love and married.





 
 
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 Parents:
  Ira Roe Foster (1811 - 1885)
  Milley Arthur Creighton Crooks Foster (1810 - 1883)
 
 Spouse:
  Albert Martin Ayres (1843 - 1922)
 
 Children:
  Albert Martin Ayres (1879 - 1950)*
  Ira Foster Ayres Ramsey (1881 - 1963)*
  Asher Ayres (1884 - 1897)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Elizabeth Haynes Bomar (1826 - 1916)**
  Amalthea Camilla Foster Foster (1844 - 1908)*
  Erycenia Penthecelia Foster Alford (1846 - 1907)*
  Nancy Lucinda Crayton Foster Ayres (1848 - 1925)
  Marcus L. Foster (1850 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Foster-Ayres Cemetery
Marshall County
Alabama, USA
 
Maintained by: Iris Ayres Smale
Originally Created by: Johnny Tidmore
Record added: Dec 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62660749
Nancy Lucinda Crayton Nannie <i>Foster</i> Ayres
Added by: Iris Ayres Smale
 
Nancy Lucinda Crayton Nannie <i>Foster</i> Ayres
Added by: Iris Ayres Smale
 
Nancy Lucinda Crayton Nannie <i>Foster</i> Ayres
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