Examples from the Web for fosterage
There still remains in the Hebrides, though it is passing fast away, the custom of fosterage.
He has come to claim, as gossip-law allows, the fosterage of MacWilliam's son.The Catholic World; Volume I, Issues 1-6|E. Rameur
A child in fosterage was reared and educated suitably for the position it was destined to fill in life.
He was in fosterage with Bishop Patrec, the saint in the Southreys.Capitals of the Northlands|Ian C. Hannah
There still remains in the Islands, though it is passing fast away, the custom of fosterage.A Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland|Samuel Johnson