Martha was the fifth child of Anthony and Martha Foster.  She was born ca 1734 Spotsylvania County, Virginia.  I have not been able to find a death date or place.  She married Thomas Crutcher, III, son of Thomas Crutcher, Jr. and Sarah Foster in ca 1758 Spotsylvania County, Virginia.  Sarah was her aunt and daughter of John and Isabella Golding Foster.  Thomas was born 1736 in Caroline County, Virginia and died in 1802 Nelson County, Kentucky.

 

Children of Martha Foster and Thomas Crutcher, III
1.Thomas, IV was born February 18, 1760 Spotsylvania Co., VA; died March 8, 1844 Nashville, Davidson Co., TN; buried Nashville City Cemetery, Nashville, TN (two photographs)
2.Anthony was born ca 1762 Spotsylvania Co., VA; died ca 1815 Clarksville, Montgomery Co., TN; married July 22, 1788 Nelson Co., KY Elizabeth Curtis; no information on her.
3.John born ca 1766 Spotsylvania Co., VA; married Miss Reynolds; no further information
4.James born ca 1767 Spotsylvania Co., VA; died August 25, 1847 Hardin Co., KY; married January 6, 1789 Nelson Co., KY Gilly Slaughter.She died in Elizabethtown, Harden Co., KY
5.Isaac born ca 1769 Spotsylvania Co., VA; married Sarah Helm; no further information
6.William born ca 1771 Caroline Co., VA; married October 24, 1801 Nelson Co., KY Sarah “Sally” Hynes, daughter of Thomas and Abigail Hynes
7.Edmund born 1774 Caroline or Spotsylvania Co., VA; died July 2, 1846 Nashville, Donaldson Co., TN; buried City Cemetery, Nashville, TN; married January 6, 1798 Jane Ann Knight.She was born 1780; died February 27, 1845Bardstown, Nelson Co., KY; buried Nashville City Cemetery, Nashville, TN (not sure of this???)
8.Elizabeth born 1776 Caroline or Spotsylvania Co., VA; died 1812 Nashville, Donaldson Co., TN; buried Nashville City Cemetery, Nashville, TN; married John Sneed.He was born 1778; died 1844 Bardstown, Nelson Co., TN; buried Nashville City Cemetery, Nashville, TN
9.Henry born November 11, 1776 Caroline or Spotsylvania Co., VA; died February 2, 1857 Barren Co., KY; married March 17, 1808 KY Mary “Polly” Burford
10.Sarah born ca 1779 Caroline or Spotsylvania Co., VA; died ca 1860; married Charles Helm
11.Foster born ca 1781 Caroline or Spotsylvania Co., VA

 

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