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Nathan Bedford Forrest, II
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Birth: 1872
Oxford
Lafayette County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Mar. 13, 1931
Florida, USA

He lived for many years in Memphis, Tenn. where he was connected with the Equitable Life Insurance Co. He had also been in business with his father as a railroad and levee contractor. He left Memphis about 1919 and made his home in Atlanta. He also spent 5 years in Alaska as a miner and prospector.
For a number of years he had taken an active interest in the Ku Klux Klan, which had it's headquarters in Atlanta. At the time of his death he held the Honorary position of Imperial Klokann, an office in the national organization. He also held the position as Grand Dragon of Georgia.
He died March 13, 1931 in White Springs, Florida of a paralytic stroke. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Montgomery Forrest (1846 - 1908)
  Jane Taylor Cook Forrest (1845 - 1882)
 
 Spouse:
  Mattie Patton Forrest (1882 - 1969)
 
 Children:
  Nathan Bedford Forrest (1905 - 1943)*
  Ford Tyler Forrest (1912 - 1913)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary E Forrest Bradley (1869 - 1965)*
  Nathan Bedford Forrest (1872 - 1931)
  James Cook Forrest (1874 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Chapel Hill Circle , Lot 47, Space #20
 
Created by: Vincent Astor
Record added: Apr 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68279463
Nathan Bedford Forrest, II
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