Jodie Foster

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Jodie Foster

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    Lucius George Fisher Jr.

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    • 5th Generation — 2nd Great-grandfather of Jodie Foster
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 18 
    • Birth Date:
    • 27 Nov 1843 
    • Birth Location:
    • Beloit, Rock, Wisconsin 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Death Date:
    • 20 Mar 1916 
    • Death Location:
    • Chicago, Cook, Illinois 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook, Illinois 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 20 Apr 1870 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Chicago, Cook, Illinois 
    • Notes: 
    • In an 1889 passport application, Lucius G. Fisher gives his birthdate as 27 NOV 1844, however other sources, including two later passport applications, give the date as 27 NOV 1843.

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  • Sources for Lucius George Fisher Jr.

    • 1 Chicago Tribune (Chicago, Illinois), 21 MAR 1916, p. 15, Obituary for Lucius G Fisher, Newspapers.com (Digital Library), www.newspapers.com.
    • 2 Chicago Tribune (Chicago, Illinois), 07 AUG 1910, p. 6, Obituary for spouse Mrs. Lucius G. Fisher, Newspapers.com (Digital Library), www.newspapers.com.
    • 3 Federal Census, IL, Cook County, 1900, Chicago Ward 32, E.D. 1001, Sheet 3A, Image 5 of 35, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 4 Federal Census, IL, Cook County, 1880, Chicago, E.D. 28, p. 44, Image 44 of 51, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 5 Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947, Death record for Lucius Geo. Fisher, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 7 U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925, 30 AUG 1894, Application for Lucius G. Fisher, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 8 U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925, 12 AUG 1891, Application for Lucius G. Fisher and family, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 9 U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925, 19 AUG 1889, Application for Lucius G. Fisher, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 10 Eddy, Ruth Story Devereux, The Eddy Family in America, Boston: T. O. Metcalf Company (1930), 639, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 11 Harrison, Mitchell C., Prominent and Progressive Americans: An Encyclopedia of Contemporaneous Biography, Vol. 1, New York: New York Tribune (1902), 115-117, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 12 Hughes, Thomas Patrick and Frank Munsell, American Ancestry: Giving the Name and Descent in the Male Line of Americans Whose Ancestors Settled in the U.S., Vol. 11, Albany, New York: Joel Munsell's Sons, Publishers (1898), 30, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 13 Pierce, Frederick Clifton, Field Genealogy: Being the Record of All the Field Family in America . . ., Vol. 1, Chicago: Hammond Press (1901), 299, Google Books (Digital Library).

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