Louisa Foster

1849–
Tipton, Staffordshire, England

The Life of Louisa

When Louisa Foster was born in 1849, in Tipton, Staffordshire, England, her father, Richard Foster, was 26 and her mother, Hannah Davies, was 19. She married James Evans on 13 October 1872, in Tipton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Tipton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Pelsall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

James Evans
1849–
Louisa Foster
1849–
Marriage: 13 October 1872
Thomas Evans
1874–
Richard Evans
1877–
Louisa
1880–
Henry Evans
1883–
Samuel Evans
1884–
Hannah Jane Evans
1888–

Spouse and Children

    James Evans

    Male1849–Male

    Female1849–Female

MARRIAGE
13 October 1872
Tipton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

    Thomas Evans

    Male1874–Male

    Richard Evans

    Male1877–Male

    Louisa

    Female1880–Female

    Henry Evans

    Male1883–Male

    Samuel Evans

    Male1884–Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 5

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 31

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 35

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

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)

  • Louisa Evans in household of James Evans, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Louisa Evans in household of James Evans, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Louisa Foster in household of Richard Foster, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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