David Foust

1803–1858 (Age 55)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of David

When David Foust was born in 1803, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Christian Isaiah Faust, was 60 and his mother, Catherine Albright, was 18. He married Mary Stutts on 10 October 1837, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Lauderdale, Alabama, United States in 1850 and Poinsett, Arkansas, United States in 1860. He died on 22 November 1858, in Cross, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Grays Chapel Cemetery, Grays Chapel, Randolph, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Foust
1803–1858
Mary Stutts
1809–1895
Marriage: 10 October 1837
Margaret Foust
1823–
Alexander Foust
1845–1880
Elizabeth Catherine Faust
1831–1906
Ann Maria Foust
1831–1902
William M. Foust
1834–1901
Lock Foust
1837–1908
Lock FAUST
1837–
John W Foust
1838–1926
Sophia Elizabeth Foust
1841–1910
Daniel Monroe Foust
1844–1888
Angaline Foust
1844–1926
Abed Foust
1845–
Catherine Foust
1847–
Mary Foust
1848–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
10 October 1837
Randolph, North Carolina, United States
children

(14)

+9 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(15)

  • John Foust

    Male1800–1891Male

  • Lewis Foust

    Male1802–1860Male

  • Male1803–1858Male

  • Christian Foust Jr.

    Male1804–1850Male

  • Christopher S. Faust

    Male1805–1859Male

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1803

Age 0

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1804 · Walton War

Age 1

The Walton War was a border dispute between Georgia and North Carolina, when Georgia established Walton County. The main piece of land being fought over was called the Orphan Strip and was located between North Carolina and Georgia. It started in 1804 and became part of the War of 1812 and lasted until 1818.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 16

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Faust .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • David Foust, "United States Census, 1850"
  • David Foust, "United States Census, 1860"
  • David Foust in entry for Sarah L Jennings, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"

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