Sam Walter Foss

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Sam Walter Foss

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    Dyer H. Foss

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    • 2nd Generation — Father of Sam Walter Foss
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 1822 
    • Birth Location:
    • Cornish, Sullivan, New Hampshire 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Christening Location:
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    • Death Date:
    • 23 Mar 1897 
    • Death Location:
    • Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Newington Cemetery, Newington, Rockingham, New Hampshire 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 1 Apr 1851 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Chester, Rockingham, New Hampshire 
    • Notes: 
    • The marriage year for Dyer Foss and Polly Hardy is recorded both as 01 APR 1850 and 1851. However, the 1850 Federal Census shows both still being single in July 1850, so the correct year is 1851.

  • Additional marriages for Dyer H. Foss


    • Spouse:
    • Eliza J. Hardy
    • Marriage Date:
    • 13 Dec 1865
    • Marriage Location:
    • Candia, Rockingham, New Hampshire

    • Spouse:
    • Clara Augusta Carkin
    • Marriage Date:
    • 20 May 1870

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  • Sources for Dyer H. Foss

    • 2 Federal Census , NH, Rockingham County, 1870, Candia, p. 34, Image 34 of 37, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 3 Federal Census , NH, Rockingham County, 1860, Candia, p. 3, Image 3 of 40, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 5 Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915 , Death certificate for son Sam W Foss, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 6 New Hampshire, Death and Burial Records Index, 1654-1949 , Death record for Dyer Foss, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 7 New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947 , Death record for spouse Clara A Foss, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 8 New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 1659-1947 , Marriage record for Dyer Foss and Polly Hardy, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 9 New Hampshire, Marriage Records Index, 1637-1947 , Marriage record for Dyer Foss and Polly Hardy, gives year as 1850, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 10 Proceedings of the New England Historic Genealogical Society at the Annual Meeting, 31 Januar y 1912 . . . , Boston: Published by the Society (1912) , lxxi, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 11 Moore, J. Bailey , History of the Town of Candia, Rockingham County, N. H.: From Its First Settlement to the Pre sent Time , Manchester, New Hampshire: George W. Browne, Publisher (1893) , 518, Google Books (Digital Library).