Georgiana Molleson

9 October 1843–25 September 1914 (Age 70)
New York, United States

The Life of Georgiana

When Georgiana Molleson was born on 9 October 1843, in New York, United States, her father, Elias Molleson, was 29 and her mother, Phebe Georgiana Tuttle, was 24. She married Frank Pierce Foster on 18 October 1869. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 25 September 1914, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Pierce Foster
1841–1911
Georgiana Molleson
1843–1914
Marriage: 18 October 1869
Reginald Guy Foster
1871–1933
Madeline Church Foster
1873–
Foster
1875–1877
Hugh Molleson Foster
1877–1947
Frank Pierce Foster
1880–1942
Helen Webster Foster
1882–1929

Spouse and Children

    Frank Pierce Foster

    Male1841–1911Male

    Female1843–1914Female

MARRIAGE
18 October 1869
Manhattan, New York, New York
children

(6)

    Reginald Guy Foster

    Male1871–1933Male

    Madeline Church Foster

    Female1873–Female

    Foster

    Female1875–1877Female

    Male1877–1947Male

    Frank Pierce Foster

    Male1880–1942Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Elias Molleson

    Male1814–1866Male

    Phebe Georgiana Tuttle

    Female1819–1905Female

siblings

(6)

    Mary Elizabeth Molleson

    Female1840–1861Female

    Sarah B Molleson

    Female1842–Female

    Female1843–1914Female

    Frances Henry Molleson

    Female1846–1919Female

    Madeline Molleson

    Female1851–1871Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1844

Age 1

The 1844 revision of the New Jersey State Constitution made some significant changes. Suffrage rights were revoked from women and non-whites, meaning that only white men could vote. A separation of powers was established between executive, legislative, and judicial branches. A new bill of rights was provided, and the state now had the right to elect the governor.
1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 20

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Scottish: metronymic from the female personal name Mille, a derivative of Old English milde ‘mild’, ‘gentle’. Compare Melson .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Georgianna Forster in household of Phebe Molleson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Georgiana Mullison in household of Mary Paddock, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Georgiana Foster, "United States Census, 1870"

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