Born: August 1, 1760, Bradford, Yorkshire, England.
Died: April 12, 1835, Ockbrook, Derbyshire, England.
Foster was educated with the Moravians at Fulneck, Yorkshire, and at the Moravian College in Barby, Prussian Saxony.
Ordained a Moravian minister, he served as a pastor, and in 1818, was made a bishop. He edited the 1801 Moravian Hymn Book and its 1808 Supplement.
If you know where to get a good picture of Foster (head-and-shoulders, at least 200×300 pixels),