Marion June Foster

1925–1987 (Age 62)
Tulare, Tulare, California, United States

The Life of Marion June

When Marion June Foster was born on 9 October 1925, in Tulare, Tulare, California, United States, her father, Alonzo A Foster, was 43 and her mother, Olive Sarah Beahm, was 42. She lived in Tulare Judicial Township, Tulare, California, United States in 1940. She died on 16 November 1987, in Tulare, Tulare, California, United States, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Alonzo A Foster
Olive Sarah Beahm
Grace E Foster
Wallace Fred Foster
Ralph Lewis Foster
Grace Emma Foster
Ethyle Opal Foster
Lloyd William Foster
Estel Leon Foster
Marion June Foster

Parents and Siblings

    Alonzo A Foster





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World Events (8)


Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1934 · Alcatraz Island Becomes Federal Penitentiary

Age 9

Alcatraz Island officially became Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary on August 11, 1934. The island is situated in the middle of frigid water and strong currents of the San Francisco Bay, which deemed it virtually inescapable. Alcatraz became known as the toughest prison in America and was seen as a “last resort prison.” Therefore, Alcatraz housed some of America’s most notorious prisoners such as Al Capone and Robert Franklin Stroud. Due to the exorbitant cost of running the prison, and the deterioration of the buildings due to salt spray, Alcatraz Island closed as a penitentiary on March 21, 1963. 
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 17

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

1 English: reduced form of Forster .2 English: nickname from Middle English foster ‘foster parent’ (Old English fōstre, a derivative of fōstrian ‘to nourish or rear’).3 Jewish: probably an Americanized form of one or more likesounding Jewish surnames, such as Forster .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marian J Foster in household of Olive S Foster, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marian J Foster in household of Alonza A Foster, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marion June Foster, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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