Daniel Foust Sr

1784–1856 (Age 71)
Orange, North Carolina, British Colonial America

The Life of Daniel

When Daniel Foust Sr was born on 13 October 1784, in Orange, North Carolina, British Colonial America, his father, Johannes Phillip Foust Jr, was 44 and his mother, Sophia Anna Catherine Clapp, was 39. He married Nancy Barron on 4 May 1808, in Knox, Tennessee, United States. He died in 1856, in Anderson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Foust Cemetery, Clinton, Anderson, Tennessee, United States.

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Daniel Foust Sr
Nancy Barron
Marriage: 4 May 1808

Spouse & Children

4 May 1808
Knox, Tennessee, United States

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World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 2

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

Age 12

On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.

Age 19

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Faust .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Daniel Fonse, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Dan Foutz, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Daniel Foutz, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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