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

Wife of
Gen. 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.

Family links: 
  Nathan Bedford Forrest (1821 - 1877)
  William Montgomery Forrest (1846 - 1908)*
  Frances "Fannie" Ann Forrest (1849 - 1854)*
*Calculated relationship
Health Sciences Park
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
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Record added: Jun 10, 2009
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True Daughter of the South. Rest in peace mam.
- Herbert Rickards
 Added: Jul. 15, 2017
Respect for a Great General's Wife
- Keith Johnson
 Added: Jul. 13, 2017
In honor of your Husband's Birthday. Deo Vindice.
- Dixie Home Georgia
 Added: Jul. 12, 2017
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