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William "Major Billy" Foster
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1755
Amelia County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 9, 1818
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA

Son of Thomas Foster, II
& Lucy [Clement] Foster

Married Mary Ann Jones
July 17, 1781 - Amelia Co., VA

1st Lt. 3 VA Regt. Rev. War.

Enlisted:
May 10, 1777 - 8th VA Regt. 2nd Lieutenant.
Transferred to 3rdRegt. April 14, 1779 &
promoted to 1st Lieutenant.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Ann Jones Foster (1757 - 1830)*
 
 Children:
  Jones Foster (1784 - 1867)*
  Moses Pacolet Foster (1787 - 1881)*
  Sarah Foster Chapman (1793 - 1874)*
  Garland Foster (1798 - 1877)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Zion Baptist Church Cemetery
Spartanburg
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: LoRetta Hughes
Record added: Dec 06, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16923972
William Major Billy Foster
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- Rose
 Added: May. 14, 2015
In memory of William "Major Billy" Foster and in gratitude for his service the the Revolutionary War.
- Georgia Girl
 Added: Feb. 18, 2012

- Mary Foster Nichols
 Added: Apr. 24, 2011
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