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Richard FOSTER
Sally LAWSON
Harmanus "Herman" SICKLES
(Abt 1795-Aft 1870)
Mary Elizabeth "Polly" WICKHAM
(Abt 1805-Aft 1870)
John FOSTER
(1828-1880)
Elizabeth SICKLES
(Abt 1832-Aft 1880)
William FOSTER
(1852-1920)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Ada Mae NICKERSON

William FOSTER 2

  • Born: 20 Mar 1852, Greenville, Greene Co, NY 1 3 4
  • Marriage (1): Ada Mae NICKERSON on 1 Dec 1872 in Coeymans, Albany Co, NY 1
  • Died: 2 Jun 1920, La Praire, Marshall Co, IL at age 68 3
  • Buried: Lawn Ridge Cem, Marshall Co, IL 1
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bullet  General Notes:

1870 NY CENSUS, Albany Co, Rensselaerville:
William Foster, 19, farm laborer, b. NY.
He was listed with Lucius Delemater.

1880 IL CENSUS, Peoria Co, Hallock:
William Foster, 28, farm laborer, b. NY, parents b. NY;
Ada, wife, 23, housekeeper, b. NY;
Ida May, dau, 6, attended school, b. NY.
Listed seperately at the same address was John S. & Catherine Nickerson.

1900 IL CENSUS, Peoria Co, Hallock Twp:
William Foster, head, Mar 1853, 47, married 27 yrs, b. NY, parents b. NY, farmer;
Ada, wife, Nov 1857, 42, married 27 yrs, b. NY, 4 children, 4 living, parents b. NY;
Ida, dau, Sep 1873, 26, wd, 1 child, 1 living, b. NY, parents b. NY, servant;
Emma, dau, Oct 1883, 16, single, b. IL, parents b. NY, attended school;
Roy W., son, Feb 1887, 13, b. IL, parents b. NY, attended school;
"Meryle McGonigal", grandson, Aug 1890, 9, b. IL, parents b. IL.

1910 IL CENSUS, Peoria Co, Hallock Twp:
William Foster, head, 58, 1st marriage, married 36 yrs, b. NY, parents b. NY, farmer, gen. farm;
Ada, wife, 52, 1st marriage, married 36 yrs, 4 children, 4 living, b. NY, parents b. NY;
Roy W., son, 23, single, b. IL, parents b. NY, farm laborer, home farm;
Ruth, granddau, 9, b. IL, father b. NY, mother b. IL.

1920 IL CENSUS, Marshall Co, La Prairie Twp:
William Foster, head, 67, b. NY, parents b. NY, farmer, gen. farm;
Ida, wife, 62, b. NY, parents b. NY;
Ruth Foster, grand dau, 18, single, b. IL, parents b. IL.
(Listed near Harry & Grace Coil on census.)

FIND A GRAVE:
William Foster
Birth: 1852
Greenville, Greene County, New York, USA
Death: 1920
Marshall County, Illinois, USA
Husband of Ada Mae Nickerson, m. December 1872 in Coeymans, NY.
Died in La Prairie Twp.
Burial: Lawn Ridge Cem, Marshall Co, IL
Children:
Ida Mae Foster Knable (1873 - 1951)
Grace Foster Coil (1880 - 1961)
Roy Wesley Foster (1887 - 1957)
Spouse:
Ada Nickerson Foster (1857 - 1943)


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William married Ada Mae NICKERSON, daughter of John Wesley NICKERSON and Catherine CARR, on 1 Dec 1872 in Coeymans, Albany Co, NY.1 (Ada Mae NICKERSON was born on 30 Nov 1857 in Coeymans, Albany Co, NY,3 4 died on 29 Jun 1943 in La Praire, Marshall Co, IL 3 and was buried in Lawn Ridge Cem, Marshall Co, IL 1.)


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Sources


1 Find A Grave.

2 1860 NY Census.

3 Ancestry.com One World Tree.

4 1900 IL Census.


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