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Mary Ann Montgomery Forrest
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Birth: Oct. 24, 1826
Hernando
DeSoto County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 1893
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA

Wife of Nathan Bedford Forrest.

Obituary: Confederate Veteran Magazine-Page 63-Vol.1-February 1893 No.2

Death of Gen. Forrest's Wife-The lovely wife of Gen. N. Bedford Forrest died January 22nd, 1893, in Memphis, Tenn., where she had resided for many years. She was Miss Mary Ann Montgomery, and was married Sept.25,1855. After the General's death she devoted herself to the rearing of three grandchildren, Mary, Bedford, and William, children of her only son, whose mother died when they were quite small. Mrs. Forrest was a cultured Christian lady, and was devoted to the cause in which her husband was not only a hero, but a wonderful man. He was as a whirlwind in combatting the foe. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Nathan Bedford Forrest (1821 - 1877)
 
 Children:
  William Montgomery Forrest (1846 - 1908)*
  Frances "Fannie" Ann Forrest (1849 - 1854)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Health Sciences Park
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 10, 2009
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Angel Blessings Always to you and your family .
- Sheila Cole Deinhart
 Added: Aug. 7, 2016
On the General's birthday I must offer my tribute to his memory through your memorial due to disrespectful people who will never understand him. He was a great patriot and his leadership is still loyally admired and respected by the descendants of his so...(Read more)
- D.Jacks
 Added: Jul. 13, 2016
For you and the General.
- Angel
 Added: May. 28, 2016
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