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Foster/Lukins Descendants

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Shirley Report 5 Jul 2013 17:12

Looking for descendants of William Foster and Eliza Lukins, originally from Wells, Somerset and moved to Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey sometime between 1853 and 1857; William was a Brushmaker. I think some of the family may still be in the Kingston area but have been unable to find them. I know of some of their son Charles’s descendants but have been unable to trace those of Henry (who I believe married a Mary Ann Heather). Is there anyone out there who has any information?


Penny Report 5 Jul 2013 17:32

Can look some up for you no doubt.

Hang on a bit.


Penny Report 5 Jul 2013 17:36

Eliza Lukins

Date of Registration:
Jul-Aug-Sep 1850

Registration District:

Inferred County:

Volume Number:

Page Number:

Lucretia Brabner
William Foster
Eliza Lukins
Charles Naylor
Ann Turner


patchem Report 5 Jul 2013 20:25

How do you know that they had any children?

Have you looked to see if anyone else on here has any of your family in their trees?

Have you found Henry and Mary Ann in the censuses?


Shirley Report 5 Jul 2013 23:14

I have details of all their children and am in touch with family who have details of Charles Foster's descendants. I have found Henry Foster and his wife, Mary Ann, on the 1911 census, along with their children, but have been unable to get any further.


Reggie Report 6 Jul 2013 13:14

Use freebmd to look for info

That is all that anyone else would do...................

When and where was Henry born........when do you think he married?


Reggie Report 6 Jul 2013 13:16

Marriages Jun 1881 (>99%)
Edwards John Joseph Kingston 2a 464
FOSTER Henry Kingston 2a 464
HEATHER Mary Ann Kingston 2a 464
TRUCKELL Charlotte Kingston 2a 464


Reggie Report 6 Jul 2013 13:18

IF this is Henry...............plenty of names for you to work on..............

1891 census

Person: FOSTER, Henry Address: 6, Club Buildings, Fairfield Road, Kingston

FOSTER, Henry Head Married M 35 1856 Milk Carrier
Kingston, Surrey VIEW
FOSTER, Mary A Wife Married F 32 1859
Headley, Hampshire VIEW
FOSTER, Alice M Daughter F 9 1882 Scholar
Kingston, Surrey VIEW
FOSTER, Harry H Son M 7 1884 Scholar
Kingston, Surrey VIEW
FOSTER, Ada E Daughter F 6 1885 Scholar
Kingston, Surrey VIEW
FOSTER, Harold C C Son M 4 1887
Kingston, Surrey VIEW
FOSTER, Bertha F Daughter F 2 1889
Kingston, Surrey VIEW
ENNETT, Thomas Lodger Single M 50 1841 Labourer
Kingston, Surrey


Reggie Report 6 Jul 2013 13:23

Births Jun 1883 (>99%)
FOSTER Harry Heather Kingston 2a 325


Reggie Report 6 Jul 2013 14:24

Births Mar 1885 (>99%)
Foster Ada Emeline Kingston 2a 349

Marriages Sep 1903 (>99%)
Dawes William James Chertsey 2a 119
Dodson Walter Chertsey 2a 119
FOSTER Ada Emaline Chertsey 2a 119
TURNER Esther Chertsey 2a 119


Reggie Report 13 Jul 2013 15:26



Shirley Report 13 Jul 2013 16:24

Sorry - haven't been able to do much lately as been so busy. Thank you for the replies.

I have Henrys children and I'm sure Ada was married to William Dawes (and I think I have their children). However, I am interested to know if any of the Foster descendants are still living in the area. I know an aunt of mine talked of the Dawes family and I think she and my father might have had contact with them when I was small but I have been unable to find any trace. I thought it just possible that someone on Genes Reunited might have information.


Reggie Report 13 Jul 2013 16:28

Have you looked in 'search all trees'? Only a member actively researching the family would have info...........

Or the phone book?


Reggie Report 13 Jul 2013 16:32

Deaths Sep 1923 (>99%)
DAWES Ada E 38 Kingston 2a 456


Reggie Report 13 Jul 2013 16:34

Have you tried to research Ada's siblings?


Reggie Report 13 Jul 2013 16:44


Name: FOSTER, Harold C C
Registration district: Folkestone
County: Kent
Year of registration: 1962
Quarter of registration: Jan-Feb-Mar
Age at death:75
Volume no: 5B
Page no: 789


Name: FOSTER, Lucy Maude
Registration district: Shepway
County: Kent
Year of registration: 1975
Quarter of registration: Jul-Aug-Sep
Date of Birth:31 January 1888
Volume no: 16
Page no: 1422


Reggie Report 14 Jul 2013 10:19

Have you put these people in your GR tree?


Reggie Report 14 Jul 2013 10:22

This MAY be one of Ada's children.........informant may be related

]Name: DAWES, Harry
Registration district: Hounslow
County: London
Year of registration: 1993
Month of registration: October
Date of Birth:25 June 1919
District no: 2371A
Reg no: 29A
Ent no: 227
DOR: 1093