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Thomas George Forbes
Original name: Thomas George Forbes
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Birth: Jul. 27, 1876
Kaysville
Davis County
Utah, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 1923
Layton
Davis County
Utah, USA

Son of John Forbes and Hannah Sheen

Married Florence Caroline Ray, 2 Mar 1898, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah

Utah Death Certificate

Ogden Standard Examiner March 19, 1923

LAYTON MAN MEETS DEATH

T. G. Forbes killed Climbing Through Fence With Gun

LAYTON, March 19, _ Thomas G. Forbes was instantly killed near here yesterday afternoon
when a shotgun he was carrying was accidentally discharged and shot him in the head. Mr.
Forbes was hunting rabbits, and was climbing through a fence when the gun went off.
Mr. Forbes was a farmer here and son of the late John and Hannah Forbes. He was born in
Layton on July 25, 1876, and had always lived here.
He is survived by a widow who was formerly Miss Sarah Ray of South Weber, and the
following sons and daughters; Mrs. Vera Olsen of Ogden, La Veta Burton of Ogden, Mrs.
Digertha Heff of Farmington anf Phea, Eldren, Ray, Juanita Forbes, all of Layton. Two
grandchildren and the following sisters and brothers are also living; Miss Katherine
Driggs, Miss Hanna Green, Miss Janet Green, Miss Harriet Adams, Mrs. Davina Green, Mrs.
Eliza Adams and John Forbes of Layton.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Forbes (1827 - 1879)
  Hannah Sheen Forbes (1833 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  Flora Caroline Ray Forbes (1879 - 1952)*
 
 Children:
  Vera Leona Forbes Olsen (1898 - 1967)*
  Lavetta Forbes Deeter (1900 - 1992)*
  Degertha Forbes Hess (1901 - 1990)*
  Rhea Forbes Butler (1903 - 1999)*
  Ray John Forbes (1906 - 1979)*
  Eldred Thomas Forbes (1908 - 1995)*
  Waneta Ball (1918 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Davinia Smith Forbes Green (1850 - 1925)**
  Ann Eliza Forbes Adams (1855 - 1939)*
  Catherine Forbes Driggs (1858 - 1941)*
  Hannah Mariah Forbes Green (1860 - 1938)*
  Janet Forbes Green (1861 - 1942)*
  John Forbes (1863 - 1939)*
  Harriet Ellen Forbes Adams (1870 - 1965)*
  James Robert Forbes (1872 - 1896)*
  Thomas George Forbes (1876 - 1923)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Kaysville City Cemetery
Kaysville
Davis County
Utah, USA
Plot: 6-3-C-10
 
Maintained by: Jason O'Driscoll
Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So...
Record added: Feb 02, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 122957
Thomas George Forbes
Added by: Sheryn T. Berghout
 
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