Mrs. Foster is married to the farm manager Silas Foster. Like Silas, she lives at Blithedale from the beginning of the experiment to the end, but she is not a founding member of the group; she is of a lower class than the others, and she helps with the housework and cooking.
Mrs. Foster Character Timeline in The Blithedale Romance
The timeline below shows where the character Mrs. Foster appears in The Blithedale Romance. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 2: Blithedale
Chapter 5: Until Bedtime