Foster Foster family photo
Wesley Cherry
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This is a daguerreotype photo, date is unknown.

The Mystery

The subjects are a mystery. There is a possiblilty this is an early photo of Rev. John Foster of Clackamas County, Oregon. Photo taken in the early 1800's, possibly in Kentucky. His mate in the photo would be Nancy Foster. Maiden name is unknown.

Do they resemble anyone you know?
On the table there appears to be a bible, what do you think?

Thanks for looking.

Wes

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I have grandparents who were of the Foster family of Barren Co. Fallen Timber Creek area Ky. date: from 1800 1875. Arland W. Bwnningfield Jr. [contact link]
Dec 06, 2004 6:27 pm reply
I only wish I had at least as much info as you do. I have a vague idea of where he originated, South Carolina, which was on his Donation Land Claim form in Oregon. But in another document he states, Scott Co. KY.??
Can you recognize any of the features of these persons?
Wes Cherry
Dec 07, 2004 10:28 am reply
Photo taken at on
Foster

Nancy

Mini-biography
Born: 1794
Died: unknown
Also in this photo: Nancy  ·  John Benjamin Foster