Foster

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Foster

1. Jodie. born 1962, US film actress and director: her films include Taxi Driver (1976), The Accused (1988), The Silence of the Lambs (1990), Little Man Tate (1991; also directed), Nell (1995), and Panic Room (2002)
2. Norman, Baron. born 1935, British architect. His works include the Willis Faber building (1978) in Ipswich, Stansted Airport, Essex (1991), Chek Lap Kok Airport, Hong Kong (1998), the renovation of the Reichstag, Berlin (1999), and City Hall, London (2002)
3. Stephen Collins. 1826--64, US composer of songs such as The Old Folks at Home and Oh Susanna
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A twelve year old boy, ghordhur Ingvarsson was a foster-child at the farm of Sydhrasel in the parish of Stokkseyri in 1845.
The older one, Johannes, was a foster-child in the household of an uncle on the father's side, while his younger brother was fostered by an uncle on the mother's side of the family.
In 1870 Gudhridhur ghorsteinsdottir was a 13 year old foster-child in the household of her uncle at the farm of Einholt in the parish of Haukadalur.