Foster births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Forrester Quite numerous: Dublin, Ulster. English. DBS.
Forster fairly numerous: Belfast, Down, Fermanagh, Longford. English, as Forrester.
Foster numerous: Ulster, N Leinster, N Munster. English, (1) foster-parent, (2) variant of Forrester. Reaney also mentions Forseter, a shearer, as a possible derivation. DBS.
 

Districts where Foster and a second surname are found together

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Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Foster: 3006
  • Forrester: 203
  • Forster: 417
  • Forrister: 10
  • Forister: 1
  • Forresier: 2
  • Foyster: 2
  • Froster: 2

  • Districts and births


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