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William Forbes
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Birth: May 22, 1828
Brownville
Jefferson County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1904
Washington County
Oregon, USA

William Forbes died at the home of A. A. Bullock near Greenville, Sunday.

Mr. Forbes was born at Brownville, N. Y., May 22, 1828. He enlisted in the service in 1861, 35th N.Y. Volunteer Infantry, Company 1. In 1865 he settled in Illinois moving to Hooper, Neb. in 1876 where he made his home until coming to Forest Grove. He never married and the last twelve years lived with his niece, Mrs. Bullock.

He is survived by two brothers, Joseph of Forest Grove and Cyrus of Patterson, N. J.; two nephews and one neice.

[Washington County News, Thursday, 9 Jun 1904, p1:c1; also see Hillsboro Argus 9 Jun 1904, 3:1] 
 
Burial:
Forest View Cemetery
Forest Grove
Washington County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Lot 104, Grave 7
 
Created by: Tracy Turner
Record added: Apr 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89039135
William Forbes
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