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Courtney Forbes Martin
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1811
Currituck County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 1886
Marshall County
Illinois, USA

Courtney Forbes was the daughter of Caleb & Mary (Curling) Forbes.

She arrived in Marshall County with her family on 2 Sep 1831. The 1100 mile trip from Currituck Co, NC took 5 long months by wagon. The Forbes were among the very earliest settlers in Marshall County.

Courtney had 4 siblings, William, Frances (Sawyer), Peter and Caleb.

On 5 Sep 1833 in Marshall Co, she married Josiah Williams Martin.

The couple stayed in Marshall County and had 7 children. They were Caleb, Benjamin, Van Buren, Charles, Mary, Sarah & Margaret (Curran). 
 
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 Parents:
  Caleb Forbes (1783 - 1864)
  Mary Curling Forbes (1782 - 1865)
 
 Spouse:
  Josiah Williams Martin (1808 - 1877)
 
 Children:
  Caleb W. Martin (1834 - 1856)*
  Benjamin Martin (1835 - 1890)*
  Van Buren Martin (1836 - 1862)*
  Charles Martin (1837 - 1852)*
  Mary Abigail Martin (1839 - 1862)*
  Sarah Frances Martin (1846 - 1869)*
  Margaret Mariah Martin Curran (1850 - 1884)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Forbes (1809 - 1842)*
  Courtney Forbes Martin (1811 - 1886)
  Frances Forbes Sawyer (1817 - 1845)*
  Peter Forbes (1819 - 1860)*
  Caleb Gregory Forbes (1825 - 1831)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forbes Cemetery
Henry
Marshall County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: The Ancestor Hunter
Record added: Jul 30, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15091994
Courtney <i>Forbes</i> Martin
Added by: The Ancestor Hunter
 
 
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 Added: Oct. 5, 2006
 
 
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