Don Everette Foust

1902–1970 (Age 67)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Don Everette

When Don Everette Foust was born on 28 April 1902, in Indiana, United States, his father, Dr Philip Foust, was 29 and his mother, Kathryn E Mullett, was 29. He married Gertrude Cox on 9 April 1921, in Wabash, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Peru, Miami, Indiana, United States in 1921 and Wabash, Wabash, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 17 January 1970, at the age of 67, and was buried in Wabash, Wabash, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Don Everette Foust
1902–1970
Gertrude Cox
1904–
Marriage: 9 April 1921
Wilma Jane Foust
1923–2003
Jack Ben Foust
1927–1959
Patsy Foust
1931–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
9 April 1921
Wabash, Indiana, United States
children

(3)

  • Wilma Jane Foust

    Female1923–2003Female

  • Jack Ben Foust

    Male1927–1959Male

  • Patsy Foust

    Female1931–Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Dr Philip Foust

    Male1872–1917Male

  • Female1872–1957Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 4

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1920

Age 18

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Faust .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Don Foust, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Don E Foust, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Don E Foust in entry for Richard Wilkerson and Wilma Foust, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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