John Alfred Foot

John Alfred Foot

Birth
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Death 16 Jul 1891 (aged 87)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Burial Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Plot Section 1 Lot 33-C
Memorial ID 78115137 · View Source
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From: Burials and Removals Erie Street Cemetery 1840-1918, published 1919

"Mr. and Mrs. John Alfred Foote came from Cheshire Conn. in 1833. John A. Foote was the son of Gov. Samuel Foote. His mother was Eudosia Hull, daughter of General Andrew Hull of Cheshire Connecticut. Another son of Gov. Foote became an admiral of the navy and still another one Augustus resided in Cleveland later and both he and his wife died here. Their home was Ontario St.

Mrs. Frances Amelia Foote, wife of John A. Foote, was the daughter of Judge Silas Hitchcock of Cheshire Conn. One of her sisters and a brother located in Cleveland and another sister died in Elyria Ohio.

John A. Foote was a graduate of Yale College. He practiced law for six years in New Haven Connecticut and his first Cleveland partner was Judge Sherlock Andres.

The Foote family lived on St. Clair street below Bank street for a number of years and then removed to Woodland Ave. AT the organization of hte second Presbyterian Church he became one of its elders. Mrs. Frances Foote died in 1855, aged 46 years, and three years later Mr. Foote married second Mary Shepler Hemperly, widow of A. D. Cutter.

The children of John and Frances Foote were;
Samuel Foote died unmarried
Laura C. Foote married Charles A. Ely
Mary Eudosia Foote married Morgan E. Maynard
Cornelia Foote married Gardner Maynard
John A. Foote married Miss Belle Palmer
Andrew Foote died young
Frances Foote died young"

John A. Foote owned a 176 sp ft plot, Sect. 2, Lot 48, in Erie Street cemetery. On Dec. 10, 1914 six of the original burials were moved to Lake View cemetery. Three of the original burials were moved to Highland Park Cemetery. Removals as follows:
Morgan Lewis Foote 2 wk. d. Aug. 29, 1848 to Lake View
Frances Foote age 45 d. Apr. 30, 1855 to Lake View
Andrew Hull Foote age 9 d. Sept. 19, 1855 to Lake View
Samuel Foote age 31 d. Apr. 27, 1861 to Lake View
John Foote age 87 d. July 19, 1891 to Lake View
Baby Norton (no age) d. Mar. 12, 1860 to Highland Park
Pamelia Denison age 29 d. May 7, 1841 to Highland Park
Charles Denison age 37 d. Feb. 2, 1841 to Highland Park


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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Alfred Foot (22 Nov 1803–16 Jul 1891), Find a Grave Memorial no. 78115137, citing Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave (contributor 8) .