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From: Grace Fruit <>
Subject: Fosters-Franklin Co, NC
Date: Sat, 15 May 1999 15:05:47 -0400


I have succeeded in tracing the following in my Foster ancestry after
corresponding with family in Louisburg, NC. The info is based apparently on
mariage records, bibles and the fair number of descendents still living in
and around Franklin Co. I am still missing many dates and names, but this is
a start, at least.

1. Richard Foster (b. 1710) m. Sussanah Rand
2. Peter G. Foster (b. 3-22-1756, d. 12-31-1819 or 1820) m. Ann
Hall (b. 1756, d. 1-1-1820). They had 8 children:
3. Susannah R. Foster ( b. 9-3-1777) m. Wm. Howard (Harold ?) Foster
3. Ann Foster (b. 5-3-1780) m. Robert Debnam
3. Elizabeth Foster (b. 10-4-1782) m. Joshua Gayle Brown
3. Richard Foster (b. 1-26-1785) m. Priscilla Williams
3. Peter Foster III (b. 5-11-1787 in Franklin Co. NC) m.
Elizabeth Hardin Keeble (b. 11-7-1792, d.
11-16-1863).10children:
4. Mary Ann Foster
4. Omega Foster
4. Virginia Harriett Foster m. Thomas Blacknall
Cook(e). They had 7 children:
5. Lutie Cook (1853-1914) m. Peter Williams
Foster(a cousin - son of Peter
Stapleton Foster (4.) and Matilda Williams). Three children
6. Peter Williams Foster m. Ethel Collins
7. Lutie Frances Foster
7. Mary Kathryn Foster m. Maurice Joyner
8. Maurice Joyner, Jr.
6. Mary Louise Foster m. Ernest
Blacknall Foster
6. ?
5. Virginia Cook ( ) m. Charles Macon ( )
5. Mary Elizabeth ( ) m. Dr. Ernest Foster )
5. Eugene Cook ( ) m. Mary Foster ( )
5. Walter Cook ( ) m. Molly Littlejohn ( )
6. Thomas Blacknall Cooke, Jr. m. Mary Woods
5. Augustus J. Cook (b. 1860, d.
3-15-1936) m. Stella Branch. They had 2
children;
6. Buell Cook ( ) m. Ivy
Modlin ( ) one daughter
7. Virginia Cook
6. Eugene Cook m. ?
7. Mary Ann Cook
5. Richard Peter Cook (1842) m. in 1875
Margaret Mary Hayes (1849) 6. Elba Lura Cook (b. 1876, d.
1956) m James Claude Tucker
(b.1-17-1875, d. 8-9-1932)
7. James Claude Tucker, Jr.
(1902-1922) 7. John Richard (changed to
John Allen)
Tucker (9-10-1914) m. Hazel Haywood
Johnson (12-12-1917). 4 children
8. Grace Elizabeth
Tucker (5-26-41) m.
William Shepherd Fruit (b. 4-1-34)
9. W. S.
Fruit, Jr. (b. 8-1-69)
8. Claudette Alden
Tucker (9-22-42) m.
Thomas Kincaid Barnes
9. Hazel Alden Barnes (b. 8-10-65)
9. Kathryn Barnes (b. 3-16-69) m.

Richard Ebersole
9. Guy Thomas Barnes (12-22-72)
9. Eliz. Kincaid Barnes (10-29-79)
8. Hazel Johnson
Tucker (5-16-44) m.
Joseph Jay Horton
9. Jennifer Allen Horton
9. Jason Horton
8. John A. Tucker, Jr. (3-10-46)
9. John Michael Tucker (1966)
9. Thomas Aaron Tucker (1969)
9. Susan Michelle Tucker(1970)
6.Mary Keeble Cook (b. 1877) m. Al
Oliviere
7. George R (b. 1919) m. Marcia Lewis
8. Lisa (b. 1951)
8. Jeff (b. 1953)
6. John (b. 1879, d. 1907) --typhoid
6. Hallie (b. 1884, d. 1907)--typhoid
6. Linwood (b. 1886, d. 1907)--typhoid
4. (Dr.) Peter Stapleton Foster (b. 9-18-1827) m.
Matilda Williams
(b. 7-23-1824, d. 3-5-1868). They had 6 children:
5. (Dr.) Ernest Stapleton Foster
5. Mattie Foster
5. Peter Williams Foster (1849-1920) m.
Lutie Cook (1853-1914)They had 3
children:
6. Peter S. Foster II (12-29-1892?)
m. Ethel
Collins. They had 2 children
7. Lutie Frances Foster
7. Mary Kathryn Foster m. Maurice Joyner
8. Maurice Joyner,Jr.
6. Mary Louise Foster m. Ernest Blacknall Foster
6. ?
5. Matilda Foster
5. Edward Foster
5. (Dr.) Junius Hardin Foster
4. Augustus John Foster
4. William Beverly Foster
4. Louisa Foster
4. Lucie Elizabeth Foster
4. Susan Foster
4. Elizabeth Hardin Foster
3. Mary Foster (b. 1-24-1789) m. James Brownley
3. William Edward Foster (b. 9-26-1795, d. 1843) m. Mary
Eleanor Waitt
They had four children:
4. Cecelia Dabney Foster m. (Dr.) Edward Lawrence
4. Cora Montrose Foster m.. J.B. Yarborough
4. William Edward Foster m. Cora Beves
4. Eleanor Scott Foster m. Richard Fenner Yarborough
3. Hariett Foster (b. 10-21-1798)
Grace T. ("Gee") Fruit
4021 Ivy Lane
Kitty Hawk, NC 27949

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