When Elisabeth Foster was born on 4 June 1734, in Attleboro, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Alexander Foster, was 33 and her mother, Susannah Vergoose, was 32. She married Robert Titus on 3 April 1746, in Rehoboth, Bristol, Plymouth Colony, British Colonial America. She died on 18 March 1806, in Attleboro, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 71.
English: variant of Forster ‘worker in a forest’.
English: perhaps a nickname from Middle English foster ‘foster parent’ (Old English fōstre, a derivative of fōstrian ‘to nourish or rear’). But other explanations are equally or more likely.
English: from Old French forcetier ‘maker of scissors’; see Forster 2.