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Foss Genealogy & History

Foss is a locational name that stems from the pre-seventh-century word voss or foss, denoting either a ditch or dike; Foss was given to someone who near a dike of some kind. Some of the many spellings include Foos, Voss, Fosse, Vosch, Voshol, Vossem, and Fossa. The family ancestral home is located in Somerset, England, since very early times. Foss family history mentions John del Fosse as the first known recording of the name in 1199 in Sussex, England. Some of the members of Foss genealogy include food historian and restaurant reviewer; journalist and science fiction author Richard Foss; cryptographer Hugh Foss; and Olympic pole-vaulter Frank Kent Foss.


Foss Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Edwin Foss-- --, 1919April 9,1991NC
B Harriet Foss-- --, 1913July 16,2003MA
Calvin Foss-- --, 1902February ,1972ME
Daisy Foss-- --, 1914July ,1986OH

Foss Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Arleen Foss-- --, 1923January ,1991Sugar Land,TX
F Eleanor Foss-- --, 1918May 1,2000Austin,MN
G Florence Foss-- --, 1905October 7,1997Hollis,NY
H Clayton Foss-- --, 1919December 26,1996South Hutchinson,KS

Foss Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Christian FossDana ZanzanoJuly 17,2004Wake, NC
Daniel FossMary HarrisonApril 24,1976Wake, NC
Georges FossGail GustavsonAugust 21,1969Wake, NC
Robert FossOlive CruikshankFebruary 20,1943Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Foss

1847th: Lincoln1848th: Allred
1849th: Pfeiffer1850th: De Luca
1851st: Burkhart1852nd: Ring
1853rd: Hough1854th: Leary
1855th: Craven1856th: Staples

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