Descendants of James Forrest
Children of James and Mazy
-Elizabeth Betsy FORREST, born Abt. 1810 in Meigs Co, OH; died Abt. 1835. Married John STANLEY.
Meigs County, OH
-Tyler FORREST, born 1813 in Rutland, Meigs Co, OH. Married Christina HARLEY.
-John FORREST, born 1814 in Meigs Co, OH.
-Gordon FORREST, SR, born 1816 in Rutland, Meigs Co, OH; died 1902 in MO. Married (1) Mariam LORD and (2) Julie E. ?. Gordon migrated to Ozark Co., MO.
-Catherine FORREST, born 1818 in Meigs Co, OH.
-Isaac FORREST, born Abt. 1820 in Rutland, Meigs Co, OH. Married (1) Maria BLACK, (2) Linda Ann Sampson, and (3) Mary SNYDER.
-Giles Burr FORREST, born 1 Mar 1822 in Rutland, Meigs Co, OH; died 26 Aug 1899 in Meigs Co, OH. Married Lucinda OAKS.
-James FORREST, born 1823 in Rutland, Meigs Co, OH.
Children of James and Freelove
Ozark County, Missouri
Samuel Junious A. FOREST, born Oct 1830 in Booneville; died 4 Sep 1901 in Gainesville, Ozark Co, MO. Married Marlinda LANTZ.
-Robert McCorkle FOREST, born Jun 1832 in Saline, IL; died 30 May 1906. Married Rachel COPELIN. Migrated to Snohomish Co., WA in the 1880s.
-Elias Steadman FOREST, born 1834 in Searcy Co, AR; died 25 Dec 1892 in Mt Grove, Wright Co, MO. Married Lusana COPELIN.
-Sarah A. FOREST, born 1835 in Ozark Co, MO; died Abt. 1865 in Ozark Co, MO. Married James Washington HALE.
-David Dutcher FOREST, born 18 Oct 1836 in Ozark Co, MO; died 21 Jan 1904 in Quinton, Pittsburg Co., OK. Married (1) Mary Elizabeth Hoodenpyle and (2) Martha B. (INGRAM) TABOR
-Catherine FOREST, born 1837 in Ozark Co, MO; died 1840 in Ozark Co, MO.
-Malinda A FOREST, born 15 Mar 1839 in Ozark Co, MO; died 31 Jan 1907 in MO. Married John B. HERD
-William FORREST, born 8 Dec 1839 in Ozark Co, MO; died 31 May 1914 in Tahlequah, Cherokee Co, OK. Married Mary Jane DYLE.
-Nathanael Green FORREST, born about 1850 in MO; died before 1910 in Scott Co., AR. Married (1) Matilda (BARNETT) VANMETER (2) Manerva J. MILLER.
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About the Family Roots
At this time the orgins of our Forrest line is not known. It is believed that the they are from England or Ireland. We are currently searching Pennyslvania and New Jersey for the possible birthplace of James' father John Forrest.
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