David Foust

1827–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of David

When David Foust was born in 1827, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Daniel Foust, was 29 and his mother, Maria Lowisa Rohrbach, was 28.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Foust
1798–1848
Maria Lowisa Rohrbach
1799–1884
Julia Ann Foust
1822–1907
Sarah Foust
1825–1893
David Foust
1827–
Henry Faust
1827–1910
Samuel Foust
1829–
Catherine Foust
1831–
Ellen Foust
1832–1906
Johannes Faust
1834–1917
Adam Foust
1834–
Mary Foust
1834–
Daniel Faust
1836–
John N. Faust
1838–1910
Samuel Faust
1841–

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(13)

  • Julia Ann Foust

    Female1822–1907Female

  • Sarah Foust

    Female1825–1893Female

  • Male1827–Male

  • Male1827–1910Male

  • Male1829–Male

+8 More Children

World Events (3)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 3

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 3

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 36

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Faust .

Possible Related Names

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

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