Blanche Evalyn Fordham1

b. 20 March 1913, d. 19 June 1972
Father*Charles E. Fordham1 b. 11 Jul 1867, d. 27 Jun 1920
Mother*Myrtle M. Tiffany1 b. 19 Nov 1886, d. 15 Jan 1977
Birth*20 March 1913Blanche Evalyn Fordham was born on 20 March 1913 in Creston, Flathead County, Montana.1
(Daughter) Census US 192014 January 1920Blanche E. was enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 14 January 1920 in the household of her parents in Jocko, Flathead County, Montana. She was 6 years old and had attended school within the census year.2
(Daughter) Death27 June 1920Blanche was 7 years old when her father died on 27 June 1920 at age 52.3
(Daughter) Marriage21 November 1922Blanche was 9 years old when her mother married a second time to Frank E. Howell on 21 November 1922.4
(Daughter) Divorce11 October 1924Blanche was 11 years old when her mother went to court to obtain a divorce from her stepfather, Frank Howell. The divorce was granted on 11 October 1924 in Flathead County, Montana, the Court finding in part that the Defendant, her stepfather, Frank Howell, "has failed to provide for the Plaintiff, her mother, the common necessaries of life because of his idleness, profligacy and dissipation and that the allegations of Plaintiff's complaint are true and that Plaintiff is entitled to the relief demanded in her complaint."5
(Daughter) Marriage25 April 1925Six months after her divorce, her mother married a third time on 25 April 1925 to Charles B. Smith.6
Marriage*5 November 1927She married Lyle E. Grant, son of Dennis Grant and Julia Lund, on 5 November 1927 in Polson, Lake County, Montana.7
(Daughter) Census US 193026 April 1930Blanche was enumerated with her baby daughter on the 1930 census taken on 26 April 1930 in the household of her widowed and twice divorced mother in Jocko, Flathead County, Montana. Blanche was 17 years old, had separated from her husband, and her daughter Betty was 1 year and 7 months old.8
Death*19 June 1972She died on 19 June 1972 in Lewis County, Washington, at age 591
Burial* and was buried in Doss Cemetery, Mossyrock, Lewis County.1

Family

Lyle E. Grant b. 1907
Child1.Betty Grant8 b. 1928

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Blanche Evalyn (Fordham) Miller, Memorial# 13863507. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Charles E. and Myrtle M. Fordham, Jocko, Flathead, Montana; Roll: T625_971; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 39. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Edward Charley Fordham, Memorial# 57136228.
  4. [S2145] Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 21 November 1922 in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, USA, for Myrtle M. Fordham of Creston, Montana, age 36, born about 1886 in Aurora, S. D., daughter of Clarence Tiffany and Arabelle Stott, married Frank E. Howell of Columbia Falls, Montana, age 32, born in Cerro Gordo, Piatt County, Illinois, son of Henry Howell and Adaline Barns, his first marriage, Myrtle's husband deceased, citing Certificate# 4648, Montana State Historical Society, Helena, Montana, Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987.
  5. [S2151] Montana, U.S., County Divorce Records, 1865-1950, online at www.ancestry.com, divorce of Myrtle Howell, plaintiff, against Frank Howell, defendant, filed in Flathead County, Montana on 8 September 1924, heard in open court, awarded on 11 October 1924 and filed by the Flathead County District Clerk on 23 October 1924, citing Case# 6409 images 1321-1337 of 1782. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Divorce Records, 1865-1950.
  6. [S2145] Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 25 April 1925 in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, USA, for Myrtle Howell of Creston, Montana, age 39, who had been previously married and divorced, born about 1886 in Aurora, South, Dakota, daughter of Clarence Tiffany and Arabelle Stott, married C. B. Smith of Whitefish, Montana, age 50, who had been previously married and divorced, born about 1875 in Richfield, Illinois, son of Ed Smith and May Higgins, citing Certificate# 5117, Montana State Historical Society, Helena, Montana, Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950.
  7. [S2094] Montana U.S. County Marriage Records, 1865-1993, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 5 November 1927 in Polson, Lake, Montana, USA of Blanche Fordham, age 16, daughter of Charlie Fordham and Myrtle Tiffany, married Lyle E Grant, age 20, son of Dennis Grant and Julia Lund, referencing Film# 001902483, DGS# 004350531. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1865-1993.
  8. [S91] 1930 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Myrtle Smith, Jocko, Flathead, Montana; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0010; FHL microfilm: 2340991. Hereinafter cited as 1930 United States Federal Census.

Charles E. Fordham1

b. 11 July 1867, d. 27 June 1920
Father*Silas Fordham2
Mother*Emaline Amelia Harris2
Birth*11 July 1867He was born on 11 July 1867 in Bremer County, Iowa, possibly as Edward Charles Fordham.3,2
Name VariationHe was called Charley.3,4
Marriage*20 June 1903He married first Marcia A. Smith, daughter of William A. Smith and Mary L. Dennis, on 20 June 1903 in Spokane, Washington. Charles was 33 years of age and a horse dealer, and Marcia was 23 years of age.5,6
Divorce*before 20 October 1906Charles and Marcia A. (Smith) Fordham were divorced before 20 October 1906, the date Charles married a second time.2
Marriage*20 October 1906He married second, as her first husband, Myrtle M. Tiffany, daughter of Clarence E. Tiffany and Arabell S. Stott, on 20 October 1906 in Kalispell, Flathead County, Montana. Charles was 36 years of age and divorced, and Myrtle was age 19.2,3,7,1
Census US 1920*14 January 1920Myrtle M. and Charles E. Fordham were enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 14 January 1920 in Jocko, Flathead County, Montana. Charles was 56 years of age and a farmer working on his own account, and Myrtle was 34 years of age. They owned their farm free of mortgage and had five children enumerated with them in 1920. Valentine E. was 11 years old; Edward E. was 9; Blanche E. was 6 years old; Dorothy M. was 4 years, 3 months; and Rocko B. was 1 year, 9 months. The three oldest children, Valentine, Edward and Blanche, had all attended school within the census year.8
Death*27 June 1920He died, leaving his wife with four young children, on 27 June 1920 in Flathead County, Montana, at age 52. Additionally, his wife was about six or seven months pregnant with their fifth child, a daughter she named Artybelle3
Burial* and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Columbia Falls, Flathead County.3

Family 1

Marcia A. Smith b. May 1880
Child1.Wallace Dean Fordham9 b. 5 Nov 1900

Family 2

Myrtle M. Tiffany b. 19 Nov 1886, d. 15 Jan 1977
Children1.Valentine E. Fordham8 b. 1907
2.Edward Fordham10 b. 8 Sep 1909, d. 22 Nov 2005
3.Blanche Evalyn Fordham+11 b. 20 Mar 1913, d. 19 Jun 1972
4.Dorothy M. Fordham12 b. 19 Sep 1915, d. 13 Jun 2002
5.Rocko Bass Fordham13 b. 8 Mar 1918, d. 28 Mar 1987
6.Artybelle Fordham+1,3,14 b. 7 Sep 1920, d. 25 May 1986

Citations

  1. [S2144] Montana, U.S., Marriage Records, 1943-1988, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 25 May 1953 in Cascade County, Montana, USA, of Artybelle Mallo of Cut Bank, Montana, age 32, divorced, this her 2nd marriage, born on 7 September 1920 in Kalispell, Montana to Charles E Fordham and Myrtle M Tiffany, married Rueben P Getts of Cut Bank, Montana, age 37, "single, no previous marriages", born on 17 November 1915 in Sun River, Montana to Samuel T. Getts and Lillian Farr, citing Certificate# 53 070212, Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Helena, Montana, Montana State Marriage Records, 1943-1986. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., Marriage Records, 1943-1988.
  2. [S2145] Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 20 October 1906 in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, USA, for Myrtle Tiffany of Kalispell, Montana, age 19, not previously married or divorced, born about 1887 in Brookings County, South Dakota to Clarence Tiffany and Arabelle Stott, married C. E. Fordham of Kalispell, Montana, age 36, was previously married and divorced, born at Bremer, Iowa to Silas Fordham and Emeline Harris, citing Certificate# 1170, Montana State Historical Society, Helena, Montana, Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Edward Charley Fordham, Memorial# 57136228. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  4. [S2094] Montana U.S. County Marriage Records, 1865-1993, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 19 September 1942 in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, USA of Artybelle Smart, age 22, daughter of Charlie Fordham and Myrtle Tiffany, married Clair Mallo, age 35, son of Frank Mallo and Della Grenier, referencing Film# 001902481, DGS# 004350529. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1865-1993.
  5. [S1710] Washington, U.S., Marriage Records, 1854-2013, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 20 June 1903 in Spokane, Washington, USA, of C E Fordham of Kalispell, age 33, horse dealer, born about 1870 in Iowa, son of Silas Fordham and Emma Harris, married "Martha" A Smith of Spokane, age 23, born in Virginia, daughter of William A. Smith and Mary L. Dennis, referencing Washington State Archives, Olympia, Washington, Washington, Marriage Records, EA332-2-0-28. Hereinafter cited as Washington, U.S., Marriage Records, 1854-2013.
  6. [S1710] Washington, U.S., Marriage Records, 1854-2013, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 20 June 1903 in Spokane, Washington, USA, of C E Fordham of Kalispell and Marcia A Smith of Spokane, referencing Washington State Archives, Olympia, Washington, Washington, Marriage Records, EA332-2-0-28.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Myrtle Maud (Tiffany) Smith, Memorial# 187726716.
  8. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Charles E. and Myrtle M. Fordham, Jocko, Flathead, Montana; Roll: T625_971; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 39. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S2152] Washington, U.S., Birth Index, 1907-1919, online at www.ancestry.com, birth of Wallace Dean Fordham on 5 November 1900 in Spokane City, son of Charles "A" Fordham and Marcia A Smith, citing Image Filename: 0277. Hereinafter cited as Washington, U.S., Birth Index, 1907-1919.
  10. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Edward Fordham, Memorial# 57136164.
  11. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Blanche Evalyn (Fordham) Miller, Memorial# 13863507.
  12. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Dorothy M. (Fordham) Fields, Memorial# 97833053.
  13. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Rocko Bass Fordham, Memorial# 187726218.
  14. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Artybelle Irene (Fordham) Getts, Memorial# 97228125.

Dorothy M. Fordham1

b. 19 September 1915, d. 13 June 2002
Father*Charles E. Fordham1 b. 11 Jul 1867, d. 27 Jun 1920
Mother*Myrtle M. Tiffany1 b. 19 Nov 1886, d. 15 Jan 1977
Birth*19 September 1915Dorothy M. Fordham was born on 19 September 1915 in Creston, Flathead County, Montana.1
(Daughter) Census US 192014 January 1920Dorothy M. was enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 14 January 1920 in the household of her parents in Jocko, Flathead County, Montana. She was 4 years and 3 months old.2
(Daughter) Death27 June 1920Dorothy was 4 years old when her father died on 27 June 1920 at age 52.3
(Daughter) Marriage21 November 1922Dorothy was 7 years old when her mother married a second time to Frank E. Howell on 21 November 1922.4
(Daughter) Divorce11 October 1924Dorothy was 9 years old when her mother went to court to obtain a divorce from her stepfather, Frank Howell. The divorce was granted on 11 October 1924 in Flathead County, Montana, the Court finding in part that the Defendant, her stepfather, Frank Howell, "has failed to provide for the Plaintiff, her mother, the common necessaries of life because of his idleness, profligacy and dissipation and that the allegations of Plaintiff's complaint are true and that Plaintiff is entitled to the relief demanded in her complaint."5
(Daughter) Marriage25 April 1925Six months after her divorce, her mother married a third time on 25 April 1925 to Charles B. Smith.6
(Daughter) Census US 193026 April 1930Dorothy was enumerated on the 1930 census taken on 26 April 1930 in the household of her widowed and twice divorced mother in Jocko, Flathead County, Montana. Dorothy was 14 years old.7
Death*13 June 2002She died on 13 June 2002 in Kent, King County, Washington, at age 861
Burial* and was buried in Plot 1003 of Hillcrest Memorial Park, Kent, King County.1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Dorothy M. (Fordham) Fields, Memorial# 97833053. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Charles E. and Myrtle M. Fordham, Jocko, Flathead, Montana; Roll: T625_971; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 39. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Edward Charley Fordham, Memorial# 57136228.
  4. [S2145] Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 21 November 1922 in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, USA, for Myrtle M. Fordham of Creston, Montana, age 36, born about 1886 in Aurora, S. D., daughter of Clarence Tiffany and Arabelle Stott, married Frank E. Howell of Columbia Falls, Montana, age 32, born in Cerro Gordo, Piatt County, Illinois, son of Henry Howell and Adaline Barns, his first marriage, Myrtle's husband deceased, citing Certificate# 4648, Montana State Historical Society, Helena, Montana, Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987.
  5. [S2151] Montana, U.S., County Divorce Records, 1865-1950, online at www.ancestry.com, divorce of Myrtle Howell, plaintiff, against Frank Howell, defendant, filed in Flathead County, Montana on 8 September 1924, heard in open court, awarded on 11 October 1924 and filed by the Flathead County District Clerk on 23 October 1924, citing Case# 6409 images 1321-1337 of 1782. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Divorce Records, 1865-1950.
  6. [S2145] Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 25 April 1925 in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, USA, for Myrtle Howell of Creston, Montana, age 39, who had been previously married and divorced, born about 1886 in Aurora, South, Dakota, daughter of Clarence Tiffany and Arabelle Stott, married C. B. Smith of Whitefish, Montana, age 50, who had been previously married and divorced, born about 1875 in Richfield, Illinois, son of Ed Smith and May Higgins, citing Certificate# 5117, Montana State Historical Society, Helena, Montana, Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950.
  7. [S91] 1930 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Myrtle Smith, Jocko, Flathead, Montana; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0010; FHL microfilm: 2340991. Hereinafter cited as 1930 United States Federal Census.

Edward Fordham1

b. 8 September 1909, d. 22 November 2005
Father*Charles E. Fordham1 b. 11 Jul 1867, d. 27 Jun 1920
Mother*Myrtle M. Tiffany1 b. 19 Nov 1886, d. 15 Jan 1977
Birth*8 September 1909Edward Fordham was born on 8 September 1909 in Lacombe, Red Deer Census Division, Alberta Province, Canada.1
(Son) Census US 192014 January 1920Edward E. was enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 14 January 1920 in the household of his parents in Jocko, Flathead County, Montana. He was 9 years old and had attended school within the census year.2
(Son) Death27 June 1920Edward was 10 years old when his father died on 27 June 1920 at age 52.3
Name VariationHe was called Ed.4
(Son) Marriage21 November 1922Edward was 13 years old when his mother married a second time to Frank E. Howell on 21 November 1922.5
(Eldest Son) Divorce11 October 1924Ed was 15 years old when he testified for his mother in open court during her effort to obtain a divorce from his stepfather, Frank Howell. The divorce was granted on 11 October 1924 in Flathead County, Montana, the Court finding in part that the Defendant, his stepfather, Frank Howell, "has failed to provide for the Plaintiff, his mother, the common necessaries of life because of his idleness, profligacy and dissipation and that the allegations of Plaintiff's complaint are true and that Plaintiff is entitled to the relief demanded in her complaint."4
(Son) Marriage25 April 1925Six months after her divorce, his mother married a third time on 25 April 1925 to Charles B. Smith.6
(Son) Census US 193026 April 1930Edward was enumerated on the 1930 census taken on 26 April 1930 in the household of his widowed and twice divorced mother in Jocko, Flathead County, Montana. Edward was 20 years old and worked as a laborer in a lumber mill.7
Death*22 November 2005He died on 22 November 2005 in Seattle, King County, Washington, at age 961
Burial* and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Columbia Falls, Flathead County, Montana.1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Edward Fordham, Memorial# 57136164. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Charles E. and Myrtle M. Fordham, Jocko, Flathead, Montana; Roll: T625_971; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 39. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Edward Charley Fordham, Memorial# 57136228.
  4. [S2151] Montana, U.S., County Divorce Records, 1865-1950, online at www.ancestry.com, divorce of Myrtle Howell, plaintiff, against Frank Howell, defendant, filed in Flathead County, Montana on 8 September 1924, heard in open court, awarded on 11 October 1924 and filed by the Flathead County District Clerk on 23 October 1924, citing Case# 6409 images 1321-1337 of 1782. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Divorce Records, 1865-1950.
  5. [S2145] Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 21 November 1922 in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, USA, for Myrtle M. Fordham of Creston, Montana, age 36, born about 1886 in Aurora, S. D., daughter of Clarence Tiffany and Arabelle Stott, married Frank E. Howell of Columbia Falls, Montana, age 32, born in Cerro Gordo, Piatt County, Illinois, son of Henry Howell and Adaline Barns, his first marriage, Myrtle's husband deceased, citing Certificate# 4648, Montana State Historical Society, Helena, Montana, Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987.
  6. [S2145] Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 25 April 1925 in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, USA, for Myrtle Howell of Creston, Montana, age 39, who had been previously married and divorced, born about 1886 in Aurora, South, Dakota, daughter of Clarence Tiffany and Arabelle Stott, married C. B. Smith of Whitefish, Montana, age 50, who had been previously married and divorced, born about 1875 in Richfield, Illinois, son of Ed Smith and May Higgins, citing Certificate# 5117, Montana State Historical Society, Helena, Montana, Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950.
  7. [S91] 1930 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Myrtle Smith, Jocko, Flathead, Montana; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0010; FHL microfilm: 2340991. Hereinafter cited as 1930 United States Federal Census.

Rocko Bass Fordham1

b. 8 March 1918, d. 28 March 1987
Father*Charles E. Fordham1 b. 11 Jul 1867, d. 27 Jun 1920
Mother*Myrtle M. Tiffany1 b. 19 Nov 1886, d. 15 Jan 1977
Birth*8 March 1918Rocko Bass Fordham was born on 8 March 1918 in Creston, Flathead County, Montana.1
(Son) Census US 192014 January 1920Rocko B. was enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 14 January 1920 in the household of his parents in Jocko, Flathead County, Montana. He was 1 year and 9 months old.2
(Son) Death27 June 1920Rocko was 2 years old when his father died on 27 June 1920 at age 52.3
(Son) Marriage21 November 1922Rocko was 4 years old when his mother married a second time to Frank E. Howell on 21 November 1922.4
(Son) Divorce11 October 1924Rocko was 6 years old when his mother went to court to obtain a divorce from his stepfather, Frank Howell. The divorce was granted on 11 October 1924 in Flathead County, Montana, the Court finding in part that the Defendant, his stepfather, Frank Howell, "has failed to provide for the Plaintiff, her mother, the common necessaries of life because of his idleness, profligacy and dissipation and that the allegations of Plaintiff's complaint are true and that Plaintiff is entitled to the relief demanded in her complaint."5
(Son) Marriage25 April 1925Six months after her divorce, his mother married a third time on 25 April 1925 to Charles B. Smith.6
(Son) Census US 193026 April 1930Rocko was enumerated on the 1930 census taken on 26 April 1930 in the household of his widowed and twice divorced mother in Jocko, Flathead County, Montana. Rocko was 12 years old and had attended school within the census year.7
Death*28 March 1987He died on 28 March 1987 in Seattle, King County, Washington, at age 691
Cremation* and was cremated, his ashes given to a family member or friend.1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Rocko Bass Fordham, Memorial# 187726218. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Charles E. and Myrtle M. Fordham, Jocko, Flathead, Montana; Roll: T625_971; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 39. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Edward Charley Fordham, Memorial# 57136228.
  4. [S2145] Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 21 November 1922 in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, USA, for Myrtle M. Fordham of Creston, Montana, age 36, born about 1886 in Aurora, S. D., daughter of Clarence Tiffany and Arabelle Stott, married Frank E. Howell of Columbia Falls, Montana, age 32, born in Cerro Gordo, Piatt County, Illinois, son of Henry Howell and Adaline Barns, his first marriage, Myrtle's husband deceased, citing Certificate# 4648, Montana State Historical Society, Helena, Montana, Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987.
  5. [S2151] Montana, U.S., County Divorce Records, 1865-1950, online at www.ancestry.com, divorce of Myrtle Howell, plaintiff, against Frank Howell, defendant, filed in Flathead County, Montana on 8 September 1924, heard in open court, awarded on 11 October 1924 and filed by the Flathead County District Clerk on 23 October 1924, citing Case# 6409 images 1321-1337 of 1782. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Divorce Records, 1865-1950.
  6. [S2145] Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 25 April 1925 in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, USA, for Myrtle Howell of Creston, Montana, age 39, who had been previously married and divorced, born about 1886 in Aurora, South, Dakota, daughter of Clarence Tiffany and Arabelle Stott, married C. B. Smith of Whitefish, Montana, age 50, who had been previously married and divorced, born about 1875 in Richfield, Illinois, son of Ed Smith and May Higgins, citing Certificate# 5117, Montana State Historical Society, Helena, Montana, Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950.
  7. [S91] 1930 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Myrtle Smith, Jocko, Flathead, Montana; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0010; FHL microfilm: 2340991. Hereinafter cited as 1930 United States Federal Census.

Silas Fordham1

Marriage*22 November 1859He married Emaline Amelia Harris on 22 November 1859 in Chickasaw County, Iowa.2,1

Family

Emaline Amelia Harris
Child1.Charles E. Fordham+1 b. 11 Jul 1867, d. 27 Jun 1920

Citations

  1. [S2145] Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 20 October 1906 in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, USA, for Myrtle Tiffany of Kalispell, Montana, age 19, not previously married or divorced, born about 1887 in Brookings County, South Dakota to Clarence Tiffany and Arabelle Stott, married C. E. Fordham of Kalispell, Montana, age 36, was previously married and divorced, born at Bremer, Iowa to Silas Fordham and Emeline Harris, citing Certificate# 1170, Montana State Historical Society, Helena, Montana, Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987.
  2. [S148] Iowa, U.S., Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Silas Fordham and Emaline Amelia Harris on 22 November 1859 in Chickasaw County, Iowa. Hereinafter cited as Iowa, U.S., Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900.

Valentine E. Fordham1

b. 1907
Father*Charles E. Fordham1 b. 11 Jul 1867, d. 27 Jun 1920
Mother*Myrtle M. Tiffany1 b. 19 Nov 1886, d. 15 Jan 1977
Birth*1907Valentine E. Fordham was born about 1907 in Canada.1
(Daughter) Census US 192014 January 1920Valentine E. was enumerated on the 1920 census taken on 14 January 1920 in the household of her parents in Jocko, Flathead County, Montana. She was 11 years old and had attended school within the census year.1
(Daughter) Marriage21 November 1922Valentine was 13 years old when her mother married a second time to Frank E. Howell on 21 November 1922.2
(Daughter) Divorce11 October 1924Valentine was about 17 years old when her mother went to court to obtain a divorce from her stepfather, Frank Howell. The divorce was granted on 11 October 1924 in Flathead County, Montana, the Court finding in part that the Defendant, Valentine's stepfather, Frank Howell, "has failed to provide for the Plaintiff, her mother, the common necessaries of life because of his idleness, profligacy and dissipation and that the allegations of Plaintiff's complaint are true and that Plaintiff is entitled to the relief demanded in her complaint."3
(Daughter) Marriage25 April 1925Six months after her divorce, her mother married a third time on 25 April 1925 to Charles B. Smith.4
(Daughter) Census US 193026 April 1930Valentine was enumerated on the 1930 census taken on 26 April 1930 in the household of her widowed and twice divorced mother in Jocko, Flathead County, Montana. Valentine was 22 years of age.5

Citations

  1. [S73] 1920 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Charles E. and Myrtle M. Fordham, Jocko, Flathead, Montana; Roll: T625_971; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 39. Hereinafter cited as 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S2145] Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 21 November 1922 in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, USA, for Myrtle M. Fordham of Creston, Montana, age 36, born about 1886 in Aurora, S. D., daughter of Clarence Tiffany and Arabelle Stott, married Frank E. Howell of Columbia Falls, Montana, age 32, born in Cerro Gordo, Piatt County, Illinois, son of Henry Howell and Adaline Barns, his first marriage, Myrtle's husband deceased, citing Certificate# 4648, Montana State Historical Society, Helena, Montana, Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987.
  3. [S2151] Montana, U.S., County Divorce Records, 1865-1950, online at www.ancestry.com, divorce of Myrtle Howell, plaintiff, against Frank Howell, defendant, filed in Flathead County, Montana on 8 September 1924, heard in open court, awarded on 11 October 1924 and filed by the Flathead County District Clerk on 23 October 1924, citing Case# 6409 images 1321-1337 of 1782. Hereinafter cited as Montana, U.S., County Divorce Records, 1865-1950.
  4. [S2145] Montana, U.S., County Marriages, 1865-1987, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 25 April 1925 in Kalispell, Flathead, Montana, USA, for Myrtle Howell of Creston, Montana, age 39, who had been previously married and divorced, born about 1886 in Aurora, South, Dakota, daughter of Clarence Tiffany and Arabelle Stott, married C. B. Smith of Whitefish, Montana, age 50, who had been previously married and divorced, born about 1875 in Richfield, Illinois, son of Ed Smith and May Higgins, citing Certificate# 5117, Montana State Historical Society, Helena, Montana, Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950.
  5. [S91] 1930 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Myrtle Smith, Jocko, Flathead, Montana; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0010; FHL microfilm: 2340991. Hereinafter cited as 1930 United States Federal Census.

Wallace Dean Fordham1

b. 5 November 1900
Father*Charles E. Fordham1 b. 11 Jul 1867, d. 27 Jun 1920
Mother*Marcia A. Smith1 b. May 1880
Birth*5 November 1900Wallace Dean Fordham was born on 5 November 1900 in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington.1
(Grandson) Census US 191019 April 1910Wallace was enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 19 April 1910 in the household of his grandparents, Mary and William A. Smith, at 2427 Alta, Spokane, Spokane County, Washington. He was 10 years old and had attended school during the census year.2

Citations

  1. [S2152] Washington, U.S., Birth Index, 1907-1919, online at www.ancestry.com, birth of Wallace Dean Fordham on 5 November 1900 in Spokane City, son of Charles "A" Fordham and Marcia A Smith, citing Image Filename: 0277. Hereinafter cited as Washington, U.S., Birth Index, 1907-1919.
  2. [S40] 1910 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of William H. and Mary L. Smith, Spokane Ward 4, Spokane, Washington; Roll: T624_1671; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0181; FHL microfilm: 1375684. Hereinafter cited as 1910 United States Federal Census.

Dr. Francis Forgue1

Marriage*He married as her second husband Sarah (Thompson) Dennie, daughter of David Thompson.1

Family

Sarah Thompson b. 24 May 1724, d. 24 Jan 1796

Citations

  1. [S930] Donald Lines Jacobus, compiler and editor, Families of Old Fairfield, Connecticut, online database viewed and downloaded from the New England Historic and Genealogical Society at www.AmericanAncestors.org. Originally published in 2 Volumes, New Haven, Connecticut, by The Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Company, 1930-1932. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic and Genealogical Society, 2008), Volume I, page 182. Hereinafter cited as Families of Old Fairfield, Connecticut.

William J. Foringer1

b. July 1868
Birth*July 1868William J. Foringer was born in July 1868 in Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*10 February 1900He married Myrtle Louise Goodlin, daughter of John A. Goodlin and Martha Rose Thomas, in 10 February 1900 in Marysville, Yuba County, California.1,2
(Son-in-Law) Census US 190019 February 1900William was enumerated with his new wife on the 1900 census taken on 19 February 1900 in the household of his wife's parents, Rose and John A. Goodlin, in Chico, Butte County, California. William was 31 years of age and worked as a farm laborer.1
(Son-in-Law) Relocation1 June 1900A Yuba City, California newspaper reported on 1 June 1900 that the family of Rose and John Goodlin, including Myrtle and William J. Foringer, the couple's eldest daughter and son-in-law, had moved to Chico.3

Family

Myrtle Louise Goodlin b. 16 Dec 1882

Citations

  1. [S34] 1900 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of John and Rose Goodlin, Year: 1900; Census Place: Chico, Butte, California; Roll: 84; Pages: 15 and 16; Enumeration District: 0011; FHL microfilm: 1240084. Hereinafter cited as 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S2161] U.S., Newspapers.com Marriage Index, 1800s-current, online at www.ancestry.com, Marysville Evening Democrat, (Marysville, California), Saturday, 10 Feb 1900, page 4, under the heading, "The Altar", a report that William James Foringer and Miss Myrtle L. Goodlin, both of Yuba City, were married in Marysville on 10 February 1900 by Samuel Garber, Justice of the Peace. Hereinafter cited as U.S., Newspapers.com Marriage Index, 1800s-current.
  3. [S2495] John Goodlin and Family and W. J. Foringer and Wife 1900 Move to Chico, online at Historical Newspapers from 1700s-2000s, at www.newspapers.com, The Sutter County Farmer, (Yuba City, California), Friday, 1 June 1900, page 3, noting under the headline, Brevities", that John Goodlin and family and W. J. Foringer and his wife, of Yuba City, had gone to Chico to reside. Hereinafter cited as John Goodlin and Family and W. J. Foringer and Wife 1900 Move to Chico.

Elisabeth (Prosser) Forrester1

Marriage*1831She married Edward Fowke, son of Francis Fowke and Mary Lowe, in 1831.1

Family

Edward Fowke b. 2 May 1800, d. 9 Nov 1872

Citations

  1. [S765] The Bell Family at Links - Genealogy, online at http://genealogy.links.org. Compiled by Camilla von Massenbach at e-mail address. Even though the database is a beta version and sourcing is incomplete, hard to find or absent, it provided some confirming information and new clues about the Bell family. Hereinafter cited as Bell Family at Links - Genealogy.

Mary Forsburg1

b. April 1819
Birth*April 1819Mary Forsburg was born in April 1819 in Delaware.2
Marriage*She married Thomas Allison.1
(Mother) Census US 1900June 1900Mary was enumerated on the 1900 census in the household of her son and daughter-in-law, Hannah and Walter W. Allison, taken in June 1900 at 2235 Oxford Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. She was 81 years of age, a widow, and had given birth to one child and he was living.2

Family

Thomas Allison
Child1.Walter W. Allison3 b. 1 May 1855, d. 27 May 1934

Citations

  1. [S1814] Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968, online at www.ancestry.com, death of Walter W Allison, certificate# 43606, age 79, widower, salesman, born on 1 May 1855 in Philadelphia, died on 27 May 1934 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, parents Thomas Allison and Mary Forsburg. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968.
  2. [S34] 1900 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Walter W. and Hannah Allison, (their surname transcribed by Ancestry as "Alleson"), Philadelphia Ward 29, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Page: 9; Enumeration District: 0740; FHL microfilm: 1241471. Hereinafter cited as 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S1814] Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968, online at www.ancestry.com, death of Walter W Allison, certificate# 43606, age 79, widower, salesman, of 4954 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, born on 1 May 1855 in Philadelphia, died on 27 May 1934 at his home in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, parents Thomas Allison and Mary Forsburg, informant Reverend Eilson of 4954 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, burial in Hatboro Cemetery, Hatboro.

Rebecca C. Fortiner1

Marriage*She married John E. Pepper.1

Family

John E. Pepper
Child1.Albert Middleton Pepper1 b. 12 Aug 1874, d. 27 Jul 1938

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Albert Middleton Pepper, Memorial# 104903543. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.

Ezekiel Fosdick1

Marriage*He married Abigail Wright.1

Family

Abigail Wright
Child1.Rhoda Fosdick1 b. 10 Nov 1751, d. 15 Nov 1837

Citations

  1. [S966] Bradford Adams Whittemore and Edgar Whittemore, compilers, "The Whittemore Family in America", New England Historic and Genealogical Register Volumes 106, 107 and 108 (1952-1954): Volume 108, pages 244-245. Hereinafter cited as "Whittemore Family in America."

Rhoda Fosdick1

b. 10 November 1751, d. 15 November 1837
Father*Ezekiel Fosdick1
Mother*Abigail Wright1
Birth*10 November 1751Rhoda Fosdick was born on 10 November 1751 in Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut.1
Marriage*1 November 1775She married Samuel Whittemore, son of Daniel Whittemore and Jane Appleton, on 1 November 1775 in New London, New London County, Connecticut.1
Death*15 November 1837She died on 15 November 1837 in New London at age 86.1

Family

Samuel Whittemore b. 25 Jun 1751, d. 5 Feb 1821

Citations

  1. [S966] Bradford Adams Whittemore and Edgar Whittemore, compilers, "The Whittemore Family in America", New England Historic and Genealogical Register Volumes 106, 107 and 108 (1952-1954): Volume 108, pages 244-245. Hereinafter cited as "Whittemore Family in America."

Almira Foster1

ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Boulton, The Immigrant
Marriage*24 December 1833An Intention of Marriage was recorded for Almira Foster and Alfred Bolton, son of John Bolton and Margery Pratt, on 24 December 1833 in Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.1

Family

Alfred Bolton b. 7 May 1793

Citations

  1. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.

Anne Foster1

b. circa 1700, d. 7 July 1750
Birth*circa 1700Anne Foster was born circa 1700, as calculated from her noted age at death.2
Marriage*6 November 1721She married Reverend Daniel Perkins on 6 November 1721 in Walpole, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England). Their marriage was recorded in Bridgewater.1,3
Death*7 July 1750She died on 7 July 1750 in west Bridgewater in her 51st year.2

Family

Daniel Perkins b. c 1697, d. 29 Sep 1782
Children1.Anne Perkins4,1 b. 1 May 1724
2.Richard Perkins5,1 b. 2 Mar 1729/30, d. 16 Oct 1813

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library eBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Perkins, pages 277-281. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S854] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, Vital Records of West Bridgewater, Massachusetts, to the year 1850, downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society at the charge of the Eddy Town Record Fund, 1911), Deaths, page 212. Hereinafter cited as West Bridgewater Vital Records to 1850.
  3. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume II, Marriages, page 288. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.
  4. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume I, Births, page 251.
  5. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850, Volume I, Births, page 257.

Anne Jane Foster1

ChartsDescendants of Thomas Gerrard of Gibbstown, County Meath, Ireland and his Brothers
Father*William Foster1
Mother*Elizabeth Gerrard1

Citations

  1. [S1640] Mairéad Crinion of Evergreen Oak Family Research Services at https://www.facebook.com/…, "Gerrard - Gibney Family Research," e-mail messages exchanged on multiple dates. Hereinafter cited as "Gerrard - Gibney Family Research."

Right Honorable Anthony Foster1

Family

Children1.Margaret Foster+1
2.John Foster1

Citations

  1. [S225] Wikipedia Free Encyclopedia, online at www.wikipedia.org, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Maxwell,_1st_Baron_Farnham. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia Encyclopedia.

Elizabeth J. R. Foster1

b. 29 January 1811, d. 1 May 1889
Birth*29 January 1811Elizabeth J. R. Foster was born on 29 January 1811 in Prince Edward County, Virginia.1,2
Marriage*9 March 1830She married John H. Page, son of George W. Page and Henrietta Shepard, on 9 March 1830.1
(Wife) Death31 May 1878Elizabeth became a widow when John Hudson Page died on 31 May 1878 at age 68.1,3
Death*1 May 1889She died on 1 May 1889 in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, at age 781,2
Burial* and was buried in Page Cemetery #3, Lucas, Barren County, Kentucky.2

Family

John H. Page b. 2 Aug 1809, d. 31 May 1878

Citations

  1. [S1443] U.S. Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, online at www.ancestry.com, application of Wilford Page Twyman, descendant of Robert Page, Albemarle County, Virginia, served in the Virginia Militia, approved 31 January 1968, National# 96726, Florida State# 2064, referencing the Robert Page Bible and the George W. Page Bible as his sources. Hereinafter cited as Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Elizabeth J. R. (Foster) Page, Memorial# 105881012. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, John Hudson Page, Memorial# 105877474.

Experience Foster1

Marriage*4 November 1663She married Joseph French on 4 November 1663 in Taunton, Plymouth Colony.2

Family

Joseph French
Child1.Ebenezer French+1 b. 27 Jun 1682

Citations

  1. [S862] Ralph V. Wood Jr., Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 12, Francis Cooke (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2008), Person# 276, Elizabeth Orcutt, pages 281-282. Hereinafter cited as Francis Cooke of the Mayflower (Five).
  2. [S413] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages: Prior to 1700 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1985 and 1992), page 284. Hereinafter cited as New England Marriages: Prior to 1700.

Frank T. Foster1,2

b. 22 March 1874
Father*Hiram B. Foster3,4,1 b. 24 Nov 1849, d. 25 Oct 1922
Mother*Louise Jane Reynolds5,4,1 b. 24 Nov 1852, d. 25 Sep 1915
Birth*22 March 1874Frank T. Foster was born on 22 March 1874 in McLean County, Illinois.1,2,4
Name VariationHis full name was Franklin Tedmore Foster.4
Marriage*10 January 1894He married Laura Bugher, daughter of Isaiah Bugher and Emma Tree, on 10 January 1894 in Elwood, Gosper County, Nebraska. They were married by G. B. Chase, County Judge of Gosper County.1,4,6
Census US 1900*11 June 1900Laura and Frank T. Foster were enumerated on the 1900 census taken on 9 and 11 June 1900 in Turkey Creek, Gosper County, Nebraska. Frank was 26 years of age and a farmer working on his own account, and Laura was 24 years of age. They were both able to read and write. They rented their farm, had been married for 6 years, and Laura had given birth to four children, three of whom were living and enumerated with their parents in 1900. George H. and Earl H. were ages 5 and 2 years, respectively, and little Orval W. was seven months old.2

Family

Laura Bugher b. 10 Apr 1876

Citations

  1. [S1824] Nebraska, U.S., Select County Marriage Records, 1855-1908, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 10 January 1894 in Elwood, Gosper County, Nebraska, USA, of Laura Bugher of Gosper County, age 17, born about 1877 in Iowa, daughter of I. Bugher, and Frank Foster of Gosper Count, age 20 born about 1874 in Illinois, son of H. B. Foster and L. Reynolds, recorded in Gosper County, referencing State Library and Archives, Nebraska State Historical Society, Lincoln, Nebraska. Hereinafter cited as Nebraska, U.S., Select County Marriage Records, 1855-1908.
  2. [S34] 1900 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Frank T. and Laura Foster, Year: 1900; Census Place: Turkey Creek, Gosper, Nebraska; Roll: 928; Page: 3; Enumeration District: 0076; FHL microfilm: 1240928, reporting Laura's date of birth as April 1876. Hereinafter cited as 1900 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Hiram B Foster, Memorial# 14446154. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Franklin Tedmore Foster, Memorial# 40678122.
  5. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Louise Jane (Reynolds) Foster, Memorial# 14446158.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Laura (Bugher) Foster, Memorial# 40677945.

Grace Foster1

b. circa 1798
Birth*circa 1798Grace Foster was born circa 1798.1
(Servant) Census Ireland 18211821Grace Foster appeared on the 1821 census in the household of Walter Hinds as a House Servant in Corrakane, County Cavan, Ireland. She was 22 years old. A total of eight servants, including Anne Leonard, Grace McGuire, Grace Foster, Margaret Sheridan, James Leddy, William Clarke, John Reilly and Terence Reilly, were a part of the Hinds household which consisted of Walter, age 20, and his mother, Jane (Smith) Hinds, age 45.

Walter Hinds was described as a farmer and a gentleman and his house was two stories high. At the time the census was taken, they had an Ellis family visiting overnight. The visitors included James Ellis, Mary Anne Martha Ellis, Mary Jane Ellis and Sally Jane Ellis. The seven other servants who resided there were Terence Reilly, 19, John Reilly, also 19, William Clarke, 16, James Leddy, 30, Anne Leonard, 25, Grace McGuire, 25 and Margaret Sheridan, 25.1

Citations

  1. [S501] 1821 Ireland Census, County Cavan, as transcribed by Debbie Annandale from LDS Film# 0597155, online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~irlcav2/1821Census.html. Hereinafter cited as 1821 County Cavan Census.

Hiram B. Foster1

b. 24 November 1849, d. 25 October 1922
Birth*24 November 1849Hiram B. Foster was born on 24 November 1849 in Colfax, McLean County, Illinois.1
Marriage*27 March 1873He married Louise Jane Reynolds on 27 March 1873 in McLean County, Illinois.2,1,3
(Husband) Death25 September 1915Hiram became a widower when Louise Jane (Reynolds) Foster died on 25 September 1915 at age 62.2
Death*25 October 1922He died on 25 October 1922 in Elwood, Gosper County, Nebraska, at age 721
Burial* and was buried with his wife in Elwood Cemetery, Elwood.1

Family

Louise Jane Reynolds b. 24 Nov 1852, d. 25 Sep 1915
Child1.Frank T. Foster1,4,5 b. 22 Mar 1874

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Hiram B Foster, Memorial# 14446154. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Louise Jane (Reynolds) Foster, Memorial# 14446158.
  3. [S1681] Illinois, U.S., Marriage Index, 1860-1920, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Hiram Foster and Louisa Reynolds on 27 March 1873 in Mclean County, Illinois, USA. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, U.S., Marriage Index, 1860-1920.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Franklin Tedmore Foster, Memorial# 40678122.
  5. [S1824] Nebraska, U.S., Select County Marriage Records, 1855-1908, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage on 10 January 1894 in Elwood, Gosper County, Nebraska, USA, of Laura Bugher of Gosper County, age 17, born about 1877 in Iowa, daughter of I. Bugher, and Frank Foster of Gosper Count, age 20 born about 1874 in Illinois, son of H. B. Foster and L. Reynolds, recorded in Gosper County, referencing State Library and Archives, Nebraska State Historical Society, Lincoln, Nebraska. Hereinafter cited as Nebraska, U.S., Select County Marriage Records, 1855-1908.

Jane Foster1

b. 1780, d. 1842
Birth*1780Jane Foster was born in 1780 in the Killeshandra Parish, County Cavan, Ireland.1
Marriage*1806She married, as his second wife, James Jackson about 1806 in County Cavan.1
Death*1842She died in 1842 in County Cavan at age 62.1

Family

James Jackson b. 1770, d. 1844
Child1.Sarah Jackson+1 b. 25 Mar 1817

Citations

  1. [S1615] James Green Jones, "Genealogy of Martha Jane Bell, wife of James Green Jones, Ireland : partial pages from a manuscript", 1870 (New York City, New York). Hand written, pages 167-176 only, page 175. Hereinafter cited as "Genealogy of Martha Jane Bell, wife of James Green Jones, Ireland."

John Foster1

b. circa 1648, d. 9 February 1710/11
Birth*circa 1648John Foster was born circa 1648.2
Marriage*before 1678/79He married Lydia Turell, daughter of Captain Daniel Turell and Mary Colburn, before 1678/79 in Boston.1,2
Biographical Info*7 December 1692John immigrated to Boston, where he was a merchant, from Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England, and was admitted a freeman in 1682. He joined the Artillery Company immediately after his arrival, and became very prominent in the affairs of the Company from 1690 to 1695. He was of the Council of Safety in 1689, was representative for Portsmouth in 1690, one of Governor Dudley's councillors, named in the charter of William and Mary in 1692, and one of the members of the first council under it, a position he held until his death. He was a selectman in Boston in 1690, 1691, and 1692. On 7 December 1692, he was appointed a justice of the inferior Court of Common Pleas for Suffolk County, and served in that office also until his death. He was called "Captain" in the Boston town records, 1696-98, and Mr. Savage reported that he was a "Colonel" of the Boston regiment, "a wealthy merchant, and of a most fair and unblemished character."3
Death*9 February 1710/11He died on 9 February 1710/11 in Boston.3,4

Family

Lydia Turell b. 30 Nov 1660
Children1.Mary Foster5 b. 13 Mar 1678
2.Lydia Foster+5 b. 22 Oct 1680
3.John Foster5 b. 5 Feb 1681
4.John Foster5 b. 27 Jul 1684
5.Sarah Foster5 b. 29 Jan 1686
6.Lydia Foster5 b. 25 Feb 1687

Citations

  1. [S1020] Communicated by Hamilton Andrews Hill, "Memoranda by Hon. Samuel Turell Armstrong", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 44, pages 139-141 (April 1890). Hereinafter cited as "Memoranda by Samuel Turell Armstrong."
  2. [S413] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages: Prior to 1700 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1985 and 1992), page 278. Hereinafter cited as New England Marriages: Prior to 1700.
  3. [S1004] Oliver Ayer Roberts, History of the Military Company of the Massachusetts, now called The Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts, 1637-1888, in four Volumes, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Alfred Mudge & Son, Printers, 1895-1901), Volume I, 1637-1738, pages 254-255, and 341-342. Hereinafter cited as Artillery Company of Massachusetts, 1637-1888.
  4. [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.
  5. [S1034] Boston MA: Births, Baptisms, Marriages, and Deaths, 1630-1699, online at www.americanancestors.org, City Document No. 130, page 169. Hereinafter cited as Boston Births, Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths, 1630-1699.

John Foster1

b. 5 February 1681
Father*John Foster2 b. c 1648, d. 9 Feb 1710/11
Mother*Lydia Turell2 b. 30 Nov 1660
Birth*5 February 1681John Foster was born on 5 February 1681 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S1034] Boston MA: Births, Baptisms, Marriages, and Deaths, 1630-1699, online at www.americanancestors.org, City Document No. 130, page 154. Hereinafter cited as Boston Births, Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths, 1630-1699.
  2. [S1034] Boston Births, Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths, 1630-1699, online at www.americanancestors.org, City Document No. 130, page 169.

John Foster1

b. 27 July 1684
Father*John Foster2 b. c 1648, d. 9 Feb 1710/11
Mother*Lydia Turell2 b. 30 Nov 1660
Birth*27 July 1684John Foster was born on 27 July 1684 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S1034] Boston MA: Births, Baptisms, Marriages, and Deaths, 1630-1699, online at www.americanancestors.org, City Document No. 130, page 162. Hereinafter cited as Boston Births, Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths, 1630-1699.
  2. [S1034] Boston Births, Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths, 1630-1699, online at www.americanancestors.org, City Document No. 130, page 169.

John Foster1

Father*Right Honorable Anthony Foster1
Peerage of Ireland*John was created the 1st Baron Oriel.1

Citations

  1. [S225] Wikipedia Free Encyclopedia, online at www.wikipedia.org, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Maxwell,_1st_Baron_Farnham. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia Encyclopedia.

Lydia Foster1

b. 22 October 1680
Father*John Foster2 b. c 1648, d. 9 Feb 1710/11
Mother*Lydia Turell2 b. 30 Nov 1660
Birth*22 October 1680Lydia Foster was born on 22 October 1680 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1
Marriage*10 October 1706She married Edward Hutchinson, son of Colonel Elisha Hutchinson and Elizabeth Clarke, on 10 October 1706 in Boston.3,4

Family

Colonel Edward Hutchinson b. 18 Jun 1678, d. 16 Mar 1752
Child1.Edward Hutchinson3,4 b. 24 Jan 1715

Citations

  1. [S1034] Boston MA: Births, Baptisms, Marriages, and Deaths, 1630-1699, online at www.americanancestors.org, City Document No. 130, page 151. Hereinafter cited as Boston Births, Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths, 1630-1699.
  2. [S1034] Boston Births, Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths, 1630-1699, online at www.americanancestors.org, City Document No. 130, page 169.
  3. [S1057] Unidentified author, "Memoir of Governor Hutchinson", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 1, pages 297-310 (October 1847). Hereinafter cited as "Governor (Thomas) Hutchinson."
  4. [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.