- Sources 1700s - Undated piece of paper long stored in Fouts family Bible. Property (in June 1972) of Norman G. Fouts of Southfield, Michigan. Context and content described in detail in letter to "Dear Fouts Folks" dated 14 June 1972. On the paper are written the name and birth date of the children of Michael Fouts, Sr. and his wife Catherine, from John (born March 1747) down to David (b. March 1769). "You will not be able to read the pages or items readily both because they are either in German or so poor in reproduction, so I give you herewith the translation of the pages, made from the original items: "John was born in March 1747 Catherine was born in May 1749 Andrew was born in March 1751 Elizabeth was born in March 1753 Susannah was born in April 1755 Magdalena was born in June 1759 Jacob was born in August 1761 Jonas was born in November 1763 Esther was born in July 1766 David was born in March 1769" 1988 Woodruff, Audrey. Andrew's baptism was recorded, in German, in the registry of the Conewago (Christ) Church, 1747-1781, near Littlestown, York Co., Pennsylvania. The sponsors were Jacob and Magdalena Pfautz, his grandparents. Andrew married ca. 1771 in Guilford (now Randolph) Co., North Carolina. to Rachel Merrill, daughter of William Merrill. Andrew died in Sept 1834, in Randolph Co. and left a Will. The children of Andrew and Rachel Fouts are listed with birth dates.
"Ancestral File", database, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.2.1/99LD-94F : accessed 2013-03-23), entry for Andrew Fouts.
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