Kimme Foster

1743–25 March 1816 (Age 73)
Craven, North Carolina, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Kimme

When Kimme Foster was born in 1743, in Craven, North Carolina, British Colonial America, his father, William Shepherd Foster I, was 25 and his mother, Martha Smith, was 16. He married Prudence Sanderson in 1767, in Craven, North Carolina, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 25 March 1816, in Morgan, Georgia, United States, at the age of 73.

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Kimme Foster
Prudence Sanderson
Marriage: 1767
John Foster
Jesse Foster
Scindy Brimta Foster
William Shephard Foster
Elizabeth Foster
William Lewis Foster
Liza F Foster
Prudence Foster
Lydia Foster
Francis Franklin Foster

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1767Craven, North Carolina, British Colonial America
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    World Events (6)

    1767 · Tryon Palace
    Age 24
    Built on August 26, 1767, the Tryon Palace became the capitol building for North Carolina. The building was named after William Tryon a British officer and colonial official.
    Age 33
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1783 · A Free America
    Age 40
    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

    Name Meaning

    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.

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

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    Sources (3)

    • Kimme Foster in the North Carolina, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1790-1890
    • Kimmie Foster b. ca 1743 Craven Co, North Carolina, British America d. 25 Mar 1816 Morgan Co, Georgia, USA
    • Georgia, Wills and Probate Records, 1742-1992 for Kimmie Foster

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