Daniel Peter Foust

1887–1953 (Age 66)
Dyer, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Daniel Peter

Daniel Peter Foust was born on 22 December 1887, in Dyer, Tennessee, United States as the son of Jacob Foust and Artelia Holland. He had at least 1 son with Mary Foust. He lived in Alamance, North Carolina, United States in 1935 and Township 6, Alamance, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 17 December 1953, in Graham, Alamance, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Linwood Cemetery, Graham, Alamance, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Peter Foust
Mary Foust
James Lee Foust

Spouse & Children



  • James Lee Foust


Parents & Siblings

  • Jacob Foust


  • Artelia Holland




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 19

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Faust .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • D P Foust, "United States Census, 1930"
  • D P Foust, "United States Census, 1940"
  • D P Foust in entry for Thomas J Foust and Betty Lou Ivey, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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