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Foster"s Scottish oddities

Allen Foster

Foster"s Scottish oddities

by Allen Foster

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Published by Black & White in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miscellanea,
  • Curiosities and wonders

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesScottish oddities
    StatementAllen Foster
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA821 .F67 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination181 p. :
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25015232M
    ISBN 101845022882
    ISBN 109781845022884
    LC Control Number2011486021
    OCLC/WorldCa520759831

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    Frederick Clifton Pierce spent an entire year compiling information on the Foster Family. He published a book around which has a detailed history of all the Fosters till the end of the 19th century. You can view and read this book on line through Google books, there are 2 volumes, Foster . As this table shows, the Foster name was mainly to be found in the north of England. Yorkshire has the largest number. But if the survey were to be taken two hundred years earlier and included Forsters as well as Fosters, then Durham (and more specifically the ancient realm of Northumberland) might well have come out on top.

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