Gayle (Schell) Foster

Gayle (Schell) Foster

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Gayle J. Foster formerly Schell
Born 1950s.
Ancestors ancestors
Sister of , [private brother (1940s - unknown)], , [private sister (1950s - unknown)], [private sister (1950s - unknown)] and [private sister (1950s - unknown)]
Mother of [private son (1980s - unknown)] and [private son (1980s - unknown)]
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Account confirmed 13 Aug 2015 | Gayle's 5198 contributions | 129 thank-yous received
Profile last modified | Created 8 Aug 2013 | Last significant change: 5 Oct 2018
18:26: Robin Lee posted a message on the page for Gayle (Schell) Foster. [Thank Robin for this]
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On 5 Oct 2018 at 18:26 GMT Robin Lee wrote:

Hi Gayle, It looks like you may have some outstanding default approved merges that need attention. You can find them by following the link at the top of this page under >My Wikitree>Watchlist, then hit the button that says Pending Merges

Thanks for helping with Wikitree

On 4 May 2018 at 22:03 GMT Dadijo Penguinez wrote:

Hi Gayle,

No I am not a foster descendant, but a cousin of Tom's wife, Celia Griffith (6th cousin 4x removed). I was reviewing the profiles to gather information to add to my private tree. As far as I know, this is my only connection to the Foster family.


On 6 Jan 2018 at 17:43 GMT Dorothy Barry wrote:

Hi Gayle, just wanted to say "Congratulations" on becoming one of this year's first week newest Blue Badged "Generous Genealogist". Thank you for all your contributions, various profiles and helpful images added. May the new year bring more discoveries and connections as you go forth in your ancestry quest.

On 2 Jan 2018 at 02:42 GMT Guy Constantineau wrote:


Wish you a Happy New Year. May 2018 bring you all you need to be happy.

Congratulation for adding your contributions in December. Whatever the quantity of your contributions, they all count. As we always say "Quality is better than quantity" to make a great family tree.

Thank you for being a Wikitreer,

Guy Constantineau - Wikitree leader

On 22 Oct 2017 at 18:44 GMT Gayle (Schell) Foster wrote:

AUTHOR-RESEARCHER of: 1) SCHELL FAMILY OF MISSOURI , ancestors and descendants of Henry Schell and Elizabeth Yocum Schell

2) A LOOK AT THE PAST, a pictorial journey through McDonald County Missouri

On 14 Aug 2016 at 21:54 GMT Rosalind (Waite) Alley wrote:

Thank you for you research on Duncan Campbell-2486 this is a real boon for my Mothers line! Ureaka!


On 14 Aug 2015 at 16:21 GMT Keith Hathaway wrote:

Hello Gayle,

I'd like to invite you to join in the "Weekend Chat" on G2G Today!

Share personal successes, stories about ancestors, tips, projects you are working on, or anything esle you wish.

New members stop in and say Hello, introduce yourself, share your story, or ask for help.

Pilots, Mentors, and Leaders of all kinds please add something... your advice is always greatly appreciated.

Hope to see you there!

On 11 Aug 2015 at 22:19 GMT S (Hill) Willson wrote:

Hi Gayle,

Thank you for helping eliminate duplicates on WikiTree.

I see you proposed a merge for John Foster's duplicate profiles. When proposing a merge, please be sure the direction of the merge is into the lowest numbered profile for the correct last name at birth. The merge you proposed was reversed. Here is a link to information on merge direction:

Thank you, Sharon - WikiTree Ranger

On 1 Dec 2013 at 03:36 GMT Julia (Davis) Durington wrote:

If you are waiting for a merger from Marie (Ward-3293) Mills you can go to link [unresponsive profile manager] at the bottom of the profile page you are working on and file it out and send it. It has been 60 days since she has contributed.

On 8 Aug 2013 at 10:20 GMT Terry Wright wrote:

Hi Gayle Welcome to WikiTree thank you for Volunteering to Help Grow our World Wide Family Tree by adding your Branches

Glad to have you as a Member of the WikiTree Community before you start you might want to check out a Introductory WikiTree video a Member Created

Everything on WikiTree is a Collaborative Work in Progress so dont forget to read our Honor Code its what keeps WikiTree a Friendly and Helpful Community good luck with your search ~~Terry~~

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