American Revolution Patriots (Foss-Fox)


  • Foss, Zachariah – Zachariah Foss came from the Town of Scarborough, Cumberland County, in the State of Maine. Maine was not a state, in its own right, during the American Revolutionary War. Maine because a separate colony in the 1620’s. From the 1650’s until 1820, the State of Maine was part of the State of Massachusetts. The people of Maine finally gained the right to have their own state in 1820. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Fifth day of June, in 1835, Zachariah Foss received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Maine. He was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Zachariah Foss, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Fosset, John – John Fosset came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. John Fosset held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of fifty acres of land, from the State of Maryland. John Fosset was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private John Fosset, during the American Revolution.
  • Fossett, Edward – Edward Fossett came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Edward Fossett held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the First day of August, in 1821, he received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Edward Fossett was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Edward Fossett, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Fossett, Robert – Robert Fossett came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Robert Fossett held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Second day of January, in 1784, he received a bounty of two hundred and seventy-four acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Robert Fossett was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private SRobert Fossett, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Fossett, Robert – Robert Fossett came from the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Pennsylvania. Robert Fossett held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Thirteenth day of November, in 1787, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Pennsylvania. Robert Fossett was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Robert Fossett, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Fossil, Christopher – Christopher Fossil came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Christopher Fossil held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-second day of December, in 1785, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Christopher Fossil was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Christopher Fossil, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, Burwell – Burwell Foster came from the State of North Carolina. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of North Carolina. Burwell Foster held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Thirtieth day of September, in 1785, his heirs received a bounty of six hundred and forty acres of land, from the State of North Carolina. Burwell Foster’s heirs were given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Burwell Foster, before of during the American Revolution.
  • Foster, Cosby – Cosby Foster came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Cosby Foster held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Seventeenth day of March, in 1784, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Cosby Foster was given the bounty of two hundred acres of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life death, burial or military service, of Private Cosby Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, Edward – Edward Foster came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Edward Foster held the rank of Corporal, in the Continental Army.On the Nineteenth day of February, in 1785, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Edward Foster was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information. about the life, death, burial or military service, of Edward Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, Francis – Francis Foster was a Refugee from the State of Georgia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. A Refugee was a person , who lost his home, usually because the British burned it down. The British burned down many homes, of American soldiers and sympathizers, during the American Revolutionary War. On the Fourth day of August, in 1784, he received a bounty of an unknown amount of land or British money, from the State of Georgia. Francis Foster was given the bounty of land or British money, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Refugee Francis Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, George – George Foster came from the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Pennsylvania. George Foster held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Ninth day of March, in 1795, his widow received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Pennsylvania. George Foster’s widow was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional Information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private George Foster, before or during the American Revolution.
  • Foster, George – George Foster came from the State of of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. George Foster held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Fifteen day of October, in 1783, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. George Foster was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of George Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, James – James Foster came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. James Foster held the rank of Captain, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-fifth day of February, in 1784, he received a bounty of four thousand acres of land, from the State of Virginia. James Foster was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Captain James Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, John – John Foster was born in the State of Maryland. He held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. John Foster was married to Elizabeth Lewis. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of John Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, John – John Foster came from the State of Georgia. He was mustered into the army, in the State of Georgia. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Seventeenth day of May, in 1784, he received a bounty of an unknown amount of land or British money, from the State of Georgia. John Foster was given the bounty of land or British money, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of John Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, John – John Foster came from the State of New York. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of New York. John Foster held the rank of Matross, in the Continental Army. A Matross was a mate of a helper to a Cannonier or the soldier, who fired the cannon. His duties were to care for the cannon, load the cannon and clean the cannon. When the army, traveled, the Matross would walk with the supply wagons and guard wagons and supplies, along the way. On the Eighth day of July, in 1790, he received a bounty of six hundred acres of land, from the State of New York. John Foster was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Matross John Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, John – John Foster came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the Army, in the State of Virginia. John Foster held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twentieth day of November, in 1783, he received a bounty of one hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. John Foster, was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private John Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, John – John Foster came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. John Foster held the rank of Sergeant, in the Continental Army. On the Fifteenth day of 1783, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. John Foster was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sergeant John Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, John – John Foster came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. John Foster held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the fifteenth day of April, in 1784, he received a bounty of one hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. John Foster was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private John Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, Jonah – Jonah Foster came from the Sufferer’s Town of Ridgefield, Fairfield County, in the State of Connecticut. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Connecticut. The Sufferer’s sections of the British colonies in North America, were established by the order of King George III of England. The King had the Sufferer’s areas created to separate the sick and the diseased, from the general Population. When the rank of a soldier is not listed, then the rank is usually that of Private, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, Jonah Foster received a bounty of ten pounds, three pence and ten pennies, in British money, from the State of Connecticut. He was given the bounty of British money, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sufferer Jonah Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, Joshua – Joshua Foster came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Joshua Foster held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Seventeenth day of February, in 1809, he received a bounty of one hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Joshua Foster was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Joshua Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, Nathan – Nathan Foster came from the Sufferer’s section of the Town of Ridgefield, Fairfield County, in the State of Connecticut. The Sufferer’s sections of the British colonies, in North America, were established by order of King George III of England. The King had the Sufferer’s areas created to separate the sick and the diseased, from the general population. On an unknown date, Nathan Foster received a bounty of ten pence and eight pennies, in British money, from the State of Connecticut. He was given the bounty of British money, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sufferer Nathan Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, Obadiah – Obadiah Foster came from the Town of Andover, Essex County, in the State of Massachusetts. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Massachusetts. Obadiah Foster held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. He was a member of Captain Joshua Holt’s Company, who marched at the Lexington Alarm to Cambridge. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Obadiah Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, Peter – Peter Foster came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Peter Foster held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On the Twenty-ninth day of July, in 1783, he received a bounty of two hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Peter Foster was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Peter Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, Peter – Peter Foster came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the navy, in the State of Virginia. Peter Foster held the rank of Sailor, in the Continental Navy. On the Fifteenth day of December, in 1783, he received a bounty of one hundred acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Peter Foster was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sailor Peter Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, Peter – Peter Foster came from the State of Virginia. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Virginia. Peter Foster held the rank of Lieutenant, in the Continental Army. On the Seventh day of April, in 1838, he received a bounty of three hundred, seventy-two and one third acres of land, from the State of Virginia. Peter Foster was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Lieutenant Peter Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foster, Pinckney – Pinckney Foster came from the State of Georgia. He was also, a Citizen, who gave aid to the Continental Army. On the Nineteenth day of December, in 1785, he received a bounty of two hundred, eighty-seven and one half acres of land, from the State of Georgia. Pinckey Foster was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Citizen Pinckney Foster, in the American Revolution.
  • Foster, Rigby – Rigby Foster came from the State of Maryland. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Maryland. Rigby Foster held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. On an unknown date, he received a bounty of fifty acres of land, from the State of Maryland. Rigby Foster was given the bounty of land, because of his courage, in the War for American Independence. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Rigby Foster, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Foutz, John – John Foutz came from Greenwood Township, Cumberland County, in the State of Pennsylvania. He was also, mustered into the army, in the Greenwood Township, Cumberland County, in the State of Pennsylvania. John Foutz held the rank of Captain, in the Continental Army. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Captain John Foutz, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Fowler, Adijah – Adijah Fowler was born in 1717, in the Town of Lebanon, New London County, in the State of Connecticut. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Connecticut. Adijah Fowler is on the list of men from Lebanon, who marched for the relief of Boston, in the Lexington Alarm, and served for four days. Next, he was promoted to Sergeant, as a member of Captain Andrew Waterman’s Company and Lieutenant Colonel Hosford’s Regiment of militia, in September of 1776. Adijah died in 1804. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Sergeant Adijah Fowler, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Fowler, Mark – Mark Fowler came from the Town of Lebanon, New London County, in the State of Connecticut. He was also, mustered into the army, in the State of Connecticut. Mark Fowler held the rank of Private, in the Continental Army. He was a member of Captain Andrew Waterman’s Company and Lieutenant Colonel Hosford’s Regiment of militia, in 1776. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Private Mark Fowler, during or after the American Revolution.
  • Fox, Jacob – Jacob Fox was born in 1724. He died on the Twelfth day of November, in 1787, in the State of Pennsylvania, at the age of about sixty-three years old. Jacob Fox was married to Barbara. We have no additional information, about the life, death, burial or military service, of Jacob Fox, during or after the American Revolution.