Foerster Family History

Documenting the Ancestors and Descendants of JOHN PETER FOERSTER, born in Hesson, Ont., Canada on Dec. 12, 1866; died on Nov. 22, 1915, in Evanston, IL; and ROSE KATHERINE SCHMITZ, born in Chicago, IL on Feb. 6, 1871; died on January 6, 1950, in Chicago, IL. MARRIED on May 10, 1892, in Chicago, Illinois.

John Peter FOERSTER

John Peter FOERSTER[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1866 - 1915  (48 years)

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  • Name John Peter FOERSTER 
    Born 12 Dec 1866  Hesson, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 November 1915  Cook, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID P13  John P Foerster Family
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2022 

    Father Peter Michael FOERSTER,   b. 16 Dec 1841, Mutzenich, Eifelkreis Bitburg-PrĂ¼m, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1909, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Suzanna F RUETZ,   b. 11 Nov 1840, Dahlem, Euskirchen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1896, Bruce County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 31 Jan 1865  St. Clements, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rosa K. SCHMITZ,   b. 6 Feb 1871, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 January 1950, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 10 May 1892  Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Kathryn Suzanna FOERSTER,   b. 7 Jul 1893, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Dec 1966, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [Birth]
     2. Urban Michael FOERSTER, Sr.,   b. 29 July 1894, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 November 1958, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [Birth]
     3. John Joseph FOERSTER,   b. 5 Sep 1897, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1903, Cook, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)  [natural]
     4. Rose Anna FOERSTER,   b. 21 Oct 1899,   d. 3 Nov 1899  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     5. Theodore Frederick FOERSTER,   b. 22 Sep 1900, Chicago Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1950, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)  [Birth]
     6. Henry Francis (Harry) FOERSTER,   b. 27 Dec 1902, Chicago Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1963  (Age 60 years)  [Birth]
     7. Marie Amelia FOERSTER,   b. 22 Mar 1905, Chicgao, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1995, Chicago, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [Birth]
     8. Agnes Rose FOERSTER,   b. 2 Feb 1907, Chicago Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1983, Columbus, Polk, North Carolina, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [Birth]
     9. Madeline Dorothea FOERSTER,   b. 13 Nov 1909, , Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1970, , Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [Birth]
     10. John Peter FOERSTER, Jr.,   b. 22 Apr 1912, Chicago Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1964, Caledonia Township, Columbia, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)  [Birth]
    Histories
    Foerster Family History
    Foerster Family History
    Narrative recollection of ancestry for John Peter Foerster family prepared by Urban Michael (Trey) Foerster
    FOERSTER FAMILY.pdf
    FOERSTER FAMILY.pdf
    Overview of John Peter Foerster family by John Michael (Mike) Foerster
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2021 
    Family ID F8  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos

    John P. Foerster 1983 World's Fair Ticket
    John P. Foerster 1983 World's Fair Ticket
    The is a photo of a paperweight created by John Peter Foerster utilizing his personal ticket to the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chicago.

    Histories
    FOERSTER FAMILY.pdf
    FOERSTER FAMILY.pdf
    Overview of John Peter Foerster family by John Michael (Mike) Foerster

  • Sources 
    1. [S102956007] Ancestry Family Trees, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.), Ancestry Family Tree.
      http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=88029095&pid=13

    2. [S103023085] Illinois, U.S., Marriage Index, 1860-1920, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    3. [S102947286] Cook County, Illinois, U.S., Marriages Index, 1871-1920, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    4. [S103023097] Web: Illinois, U.S., Select Deaths Index, 1877-1916, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    5. [S102947059] U.S., Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Chicago Tribune; Publication Date: 7 Jan 1950; Publication Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America; URL: https://www.newspapers.com/image/349272201/?article=5d33b74c-a7d3-49fa-b2c1-d71fb9a74565&focus=0.13511886,0.33611667,0.25027356,0.4081083&xi.

    6. [S102945766] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).


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