Delous Foust

1891–1983 (Age 91)
, Anderson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Delous

When Delous Foust was born on 24 November 1891, his father, Aaron Abraham Foust, was 29 and his mother, Frances Elizabeth Cox, was 25. He had at least 5 daughters with Clara Estelle Brogan. He lived in Anderson, Tennessee, United States in 1930 and Civil District 5, Anderson, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 27 October 1983, at the age of 91, and was buried in Foust Cemetery, Rocky Top, Anderson, Tennessee, United States.

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Delous Foust
Clara Estelle Brogan
Arlie Foust
Thelma Foust
Anna J Faust
Katheryne Louise Foust
Mary Evelyn Foust

Spouse & Children



  • Arlie Foust


  • Female1919–1951Female

  • Anna J Faust


  • Female1925–2013Female

  • Mary Evelyn Foust


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1862–1943Male

  • Frances Elizabeth Cox




+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 7

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 25

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Faust .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Delous Faust, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Delous Foust, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Delous Foust in household of Aaron A Foust, "United States Census, 1910"

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