Cyrus Foust

1846–1881 (Age 35)
Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Cyrus

When Cyrus Foust was born on 28 June 1846, in Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Foust, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth Chadbourne, was 32. He lived in Saltlick Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860 and Bullskin Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. He died on 28 December 1881, in Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Pennsville, Bullskin Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Foust
1812–1870
Elizabeth Chadbourne
1814–1890
Jeremiah Foust
1836–1900
Hiram Foust
1842–1897
James Foust
1844–
Cyrus Foust
1846–1881

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1812–1870Male

  • Elizabeth Chadbourne

    Female1814–1890Female

siblings

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World Events (6)

1863

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 17

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1865

Age 19

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Faust .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Cyrus Faust in household of Elisabeth Faust, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Cyrus Foust in household of John Foust, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Cyrus Foust in household of John Foust, "United States Census, 1860"

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