Daniel Quinton Foust

1835–1916 (Age 80)
Guilford, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Daniel Quinton

When Daniel Quinton Foust was born on 14 September 1835, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States, his father, Lewis Jacob Foust, was 20 and his mother, Amelia Greeson, was 22. He married Lucinda Cladora Starr in 1868, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Knox, Tennessee, United States in 1850. He died on 10 February 1916, in Clay Township, Guilford, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Mount Hope United Church Of Christ Cemetery, Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Quinton Foust
Lucinda Cladora Starr
Marriage: 1868
Martha L. Foust
Mary “Annie” Foust
Sarah Emma Foust
Doskia Elizabeth Foust
Thomas Foust
Charles Arthur Foust
Emily Foust
William Vernon Foust

Spouse & Children

Guilford, North Carolina, United States


  • Martha L. Foust


  • Mary “Annie” Foust


  • Sarah Emma Foust


  • Doskia Elizabeth Foust


  • Male1879–1965Male

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Parents & Siblings



  • Daniel L Foust


  • Elva (Alva) Catherine Foust


  • Male1835–1916Male

  • Sibba Jane Foust


  • Lillie Jane Foust


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 11

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 27

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Faust .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Daniel Foust in household of Lewis Foust, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Daniel Q Foust, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Daniel Q Forest, "United States Census, 1910"

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