Susie Helen Foster

24 November 1864–12 September 1923 (Age 58)
Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States

The Life of Susie Helen

When Susie Helen Foster was born on 24 November 1864, in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States, her father, David Trickey Foster, was 33 and her mother, Harriet B Crockett, was 23. She married Azel Bumpas Bryant on 4 July 1889, in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States. She lived in Maine, United States in 1870 and Greenwood, Oxford, Maine, United States for about 10 years. She died on 12 September 1923, at the age of 58, and was buried in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States.

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Azel Bumpas Bryant
Susie Helen Foster
Marriage: 4 July 1889

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4 July 1889
Bethel, Oxford, Maine, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 17

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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)

  • Helen Bryant in household of Azel B Bryant, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Susan H Foster in household of Eli Foster, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Helen F Bryant in household of Azel B Bryant, "United States Census, 1900"

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