b. 16 JAN 1816 in Sugar Creek Township, Armstrong County, PA
d. 15 JUL 1898 in Petrolia, Butler County, PA
father: Foster, Alexander (1778 - 1838)
mother: Harrold, Elizabeth (1785 - 1864)
1. Catherine's school teacher was her future husband, Matthew Brown, andhad also taught her brother, Christopher, and the parents of Thomas Haysin the school house standing on the farm of Alexander Foster, grandfatherof Mrs. Thomas Hays.
2. Catherine was a twin to Thomas Foster as recorded in Matthew Brown'sbible.
3. Catherine's will was written September 23, 1892 mentioning herdaughter Elizabeth C. Harrald (family spelling is "Harrold"); sons JohnA. Brown, Harrison Brown, J. M. Brown, and T. B. Brown; Lina J.Chesebro' E. P. Chesebro' as executor; witnessed by Mary Lewis and J.W. Hill; probated April 8, 1898; and to be fully administered on orbefore April 8, 1899 as ordered by S. S. Laughlin, Register For TheProbate of Wills in Clarion county. Preprinted form of the willerroneously shows date "Year of our Lord One Hundred and Ninety Eight"!
Religion - [place: Presbyterian]
Burial - [date: JUL 1898] [place: East Brady Protestant Cemetery, East Brady, Clarion County, PA]
Foster, Catherine (1816 - 1898) - female