Grace Helen Fountain

21 September 1927–6 October 2010 (Age 83)
Macomb, McDonough, Illinois, United States

The Life of Grace Helen

When Grace Helen Fountain was born on 21 September 1927, in Macomb, McDonough, Illinois, United States, her father, James Kirk Fountain, was 32 and her mother, Georgia Marie Cole, was 29. She married george lewis or louis foster on 23 November 1944, in Bettendorf, Scott, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 6 October 2010, in Wapello, Iowa, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Davenport, Western Australia, Australia.

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george lewis or louis foster
Grace Helen Fountain
Marriage: 23 November 1944

Spouse and Children

    george lewis or louis foster



23 November 1944
Bettendorf, Scott, Iowa, United States




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World Events (8)


Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1934 · The Grout Museum

Age 7

The museum started as a private collection given to the city by Henry W. Grout. Today it is still a nonprofit educational museum that helps engage students and all people from the surrounding communities.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 22

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived near a spring or well, from Old French fontane, Middle English fontayne ‘fountain’; in some cases the name may have arisen from French habitational names ( Fontaine , Fonteyne, Lafontaine) of the same derivation.

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

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  • Grace Helen Fountain Foster Besler, "Find A Grave Index"

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