Foster, Robert C., 1818-1871

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Robert C. Foster (1818-1871) was a captain in the 1st Tennessee Infantry Regiment, United States Army, during the Mexican War. After the war, Foster was a recorder's judge and lawyer in Nashville, Tenn.

From the guide to the Robert C. Foster Papers, 1837-1867, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

Mormon living in Nauvoo, Illinois.

From the description of Affidavit, 1844. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122494776

Robert C. Foster was a captain in the 1st Tennessee Infantry Regiment, U.S. Army, during the Mexican War. After the war, Foster was recorder's judge and lawyer in Nashville, Tenn.

From the description of Robert C. Foster papers, 1837-1867. WorldCat record id: 23153651

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Madison, James, 1751-1836. Letters to James Madison [manuscript] 1803-36. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Foster, Robert C., 1818-1871. Letter, 1846. Tennessee State Library & Archives, TSLA
referencedIn Alvord, D.S. From the Chicago Historical Society [microform]. Harold B. Lee Library
creatorOf Robert C. Foster Papers, 1837-1867 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
creatorOf Foster, Robert D., 1811-. Patriarchal blessing [microform] 1840 July 20. Harold B. Lee Library
creatorOf Foster, Robert C., 1818-1871. Robert C. Foster papers, 1837-1867. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Hancock County (Ill.). Circuit Court. Hancock County (Ill.) Circuit Court legal documents, 1839-1860. Harold B. Lee Library
creatorOf Foster, Robert D., 1811-. Affidavit, 1844. Harold B. Lee Library
referencedIn Hancock County (Ill.). Circuit Court. Legal document, 1842. Harold B. Lee Library
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associatedWith Bacon College. corporateBody
associatedWith Douglas, W. R., fl. 1830s. person
associatedWith Foster, Ephraim Hubbard, 1794-1854. person
associatedWith Hancock County (Ill.). Circuit Court. corporateBody
associatedWith Hancock County (Ill.). Circuit Court. corporateBody
associatedWith Heiman, Adolphus, 1809-1862. person
associatedWith Madison, James, 1751-1836. person
associatedWith Smith, Joseph, 1771-1840. person
associatedWith Transylvania University corporateBody
correspondedWith United States. Army corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Army. Tennessee Infantry Regiment, 1st (1845-1848) corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Illinois--Nauvoo
Nashville (Tenn.)
Nauvoo (Ill.)
Tennessee
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Mormons--History--Sources
Mexico War, 1845-1848--Claims
Lawyers--History--19th century
Mexican War, 1846-1848--Campaigns
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Birth 1818

Death 1871

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