Philander Foster

from 1800 to 1802–22 April 1861 (Age 61)
New York, United States

The Life of Philander

When Philander Foster was born from 1800 to 1802, in New York, United States, his father, Samuel Foster, was 42 and his mother, Lucy White, was 41. He married Ann Dalrymple in 1825. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Wethersfield, Wyoming, New York, United States in 1850 and Wyoming, New York, United States in 1860. He died on 22 April 1861, at the age of 61, and was buried in Saint Clements Cemetery, Wethersfield Springs, Wethersfield, Wyoming, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Philander Foster
1800–1861
Ann Dalrymple
1802–1870
Marriage: 1825
George Washington Foster
1826–1886
Margaret "Margie" Ann Foster
1828–1908
Andrew D. Foster
1832–1865
Lucy A. Foster
1833–1881
Chloe Foster
1834–1858
Lucinda Foster
1840–1908
Betsey P. Foster
1845–1861

Spouse and Children

    Male1800–1861Male

    Ann Dalrymple

    Female1802–1870Female

MARRIAGE
1825
Henderson,, NY
children

(7)

    George Washington Foster

    Male1826–1886Male

    Margaret "Margie" Ann Foster

    Female1828–1908Female

    Andrew D. Foster

    Male1832–1865Male

    Lucy A. Foster

    Female1833–1881Female

    Chloe Foster

    Female1834–1858Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (6)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 0

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1803

Age 3

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 19

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Philander Porter, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Philander Foster, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Philander Foster, "United States Census, 1840"

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