Dennis Foust

1893–1973 (Age 79)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Dennis

When Dennis Foust was born on 30 April 1893, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Dempsey Foust, was 58 and his mother, Caroline White, was 49. He lived in Richlands, Onslow, North Carolina, United States in 1910. He died on 25 February 1973, in Jacksonville, Onslow, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Onslow, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dempsey Foust
Caroline White
Minnie Anna Foust
Mittie Jane Foust
James Edward Foust
Charles Foust
Rena Foust
Eliza J Foust
John Foust
Dempse Foust
Dennis Foust
Albert Foust Sr.

Parents & Siblings

  • Dempsey Foust


  • Caroline White




  • Female1873–1983Female

  • Female1876–1954Female

  • James Edward Foust


  • Charles Foust


  • Rena Foust


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 4

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

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)

  • Dennis Foust in household of Dempsey Foust, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Dennis Foust, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"
  • Dennis Foust, "North Carolina Deaths and Burials, 1898-1994"

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