Daniel Foust

1762–1826 (Age 64)
Oley Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America

The Life of Daniel

When Daniel Foust was born on 18 May 1762, in Oley Township, Berks, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, his father, Johannes Phillip Foust, was 42 and his mother, Anna Barbara Albrecht, was 42. He married Sarah Snotherly in 1786, in Orange, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 16 August 1826, in Cane Creek, Alamance, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Burlington, Alamance, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Foust
Sarah Snotherly
Marriage: 1786
Bettie Foust
Polly Foust

Spouse & Children

Orange, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 14

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 14

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 19

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Faust .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Will Index, Father, Johannes Phillip Foust, 1786, Orange County, North Carolina
  • Will John Foust Father of Daniel Foust 12 December 1786 Orange County, North Carolina

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