Sarah Ann Charlotte Murphy Foster

November 24, 1826–December 16, 1906

Born in South Carolina; daughter of Lavinah W. Jackson and Jeremiah Burns Murphy. Died at San Francisco. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “In Memory of Deceased Pioneers of Donner Party Fame,” Grizzly Bear 8, no. 6 (Apr. 1911): 1. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Jan. 2016), Sarah Ann Charlotte Murphy L89X-3J8 . 1860 U.S. census, Carver, Carver Co., Minnesota, p. 2, Sarah M Foster, NARA. California Death Index, 1905–1939, FamilySearch (, accessed Sept. 2013), Sarah Foster. “Mrs. Sarah A. C. Foster,” Tombstone and Plaque, Fort Bragg Cemetery, (, accessed Sept. 2013).