This information has not been documented by me.

 

            Mary was the first daughter of William “The Elder” Foster and his unknown wife.  She was his third child. Mary was born ca 1734 in Caroline County, Virginia and died sometime after 1782 in Charlotte County, Virginia.  She married John Mitchell, the son of James Mitchell and his wife on July 22, 1764 in Amelia County, Virginia. John was born in 1734 in Virginia and died sometime after 1788 in Charlotte County, Virginia.  Little else is know of the lives of Mary and her family.



Children of Mary Foster and John Mitchell
1.Sarah was born ca 1766; married April 21, 1786 Charlotte Co., VA George Dabbs.
Little else is known of Sarah and George
2.William (Walter) was born ca 1768 VA; died September 5, 1815 Maury Co., TN; married February 18, 1790 Charlotte Co., VA his cousin, Elizabeth Singleton Dabbs, daughter of Richard and Elizabeth Foster Dabbs (Elizabeth was the daughter of George and Mary Singleton Foster).  Elizabeth Singleton Dabbs was born ca 1770 Charlotte Co., VA; died after 1850 Maury Co., TN
3.Elizabeth was born ca 1770 VA; married February 14, 1793 VA Richard Dabbs.  He was born ca 1772; died 1812
4.(James?) was born ca 1772; married October 3, 1804 Charlotte Co., VA Frances Ferguson
5.Thomas born ca 1774 Charlotte Co., VA; November 7, 1797 Mary “Polly” Mitchell
6.John born ca 1776 VA; married December 26, 1810 Botetourt Co., VA Nancy Beard.

 

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Dr. B.G. Foster

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