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Frances Mary Thorp Forbes
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Birth: May 31, 1851
Erie County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1928
Illinois, USA

Frances Mary Thorp was the daughter of James & Margaret Jane (Vance) Thorp. Frances was born in Groton, Erie Co, Ohio.

Frances had 7 siblings, James Augustine, John, Sarah Jane, William R., Emma Jane and Ida Belle.

In 1857 the Thorp family moved from Ohio to Marshall County, Illinois.

In 1870 Frances married Isaac "Ike" Morgan Forbes the son of Peter & Sarah (Buckingham) Forbes.

Frances and Ike had 1 son, he was Rankin Caleb Forbes.

She is buried next to her husband of over 50 years in this cemetery. In 1961 there were no permanent markers on these graves so the Boose Funeral Home, placed temporary markers on the graves, (per Jan 1962 letter from John F Boose). 
Family links: 
  Isaac Morgan Forbes (1847 - 1927)*
  Rankin Caleb Forbes (1882 - 1960)*
*Calculated relationship
Forbes Cemetery
Marshall County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Unmarked Grave
Created by: The Ancestor Hunter
Record added: Jul 30, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15095339
Frances Mary <i>Thorp</i> Forbes
Added by: The Ancestor Hunter
Frances Mary <i>Thorp</i> Forbes
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Frances Mary <i>Thorp</i> Forbes
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 Added: Aug. 8, 2006

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