Nancy Emaline Foster

1781–1860 (Age 79)
Charlotte, Virginia, United States

The Life of Nancy Emaline

When Nancy Emaline Foster was born in 1781, in Charlotte, Virginia, United States, her father, John Foster, was 27 and her mother, Hanah Page, was 25. She married William Page about 1800, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She died in 1860, in Humphreys, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 79.

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Nancy Emaline Foster
William Page
Marriage: about 1800
Anna Page
John F Page
Elizabeth Caroline Page
Nancy J Page
James Page
Martha Mary Page
Nathaniel L. Page
Louisa Hannah Page
Pleasant P. Page
William Jesse Page

Spouse & Children

about 1800
South Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 0

The American Revolution ended with the surrender of Cornwallis at Yorktown Virginia.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 0

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Age 22

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Nancy Page in household of William Page, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John Foster in the South Carolina, Wills and Probate Records, 1670-1980
  • Nancy Emaline Page (born Foster), "MyHeritage Family Trees"

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