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Thomas Arthur Foster

Birthplace: Queen Anne's Parish, Prince George Co., MD.
Death: Died in Prince Georges Co., MD.
Immediate Family:

Son of John Foster and Elizabeth Foster
Husband of Sarah Foster
Father of Rev. John Foster, I; Basil Foster; Thomas Foster; Benjamin Foster; Ruth Foster and 1 other
Brother of John Foster; Richard Foster and Hugh Foster

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About Thomas Arthur Foster

Thomas Foster settled in 1760 in the area which became Hyattstown, Maryland.

The Foster Family first settled on the bleak hills of MA, near Myrickville, where the bones of many of our forefathers sleep.

About 1760, Thomas Foster, with a member of his neighbors went to the

sea-coasts and loaded their few belongings on a sailing vessel of the style of that time and started down the coast to the new settlements of Maryland. He entered the Chesapeake Bay and pushing up the Potamac River he settled near the present town of Hyattsville, Prince Georges County, Maryland.


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Thomas Arthur Foster's Timeline

February 4, 1711
Queen Anne's Parish, Prince George Co., MD.
Age 23
Prince George County, Province of Maryland
Age 25
Age 32
Prince George's, Maryland
June 18, 1752
Age 41
Prince Georges Co., MD.