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Benjamin Bryant "Ben" Forsyth
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Birth: Apr. 14, 1833
Franklin County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Nov. 7, 1922
Santa Rosa
Sonoma County
California, USA

Info: Born in Upper Beans by Find A Grave Member # 48288955

According to Forsyth family records, Benjamin Bryant Forsyth, in 22 April 1852, traveled in a ox drawn covered wagon with his older sister and brother in law, Sara Phillips Forsyth and Henry Clay Miser, from Benton County, Arkansas to Sacramento, California, arriving in 8 October, 1852. Benjamin was the son of William Barnett "Barney" Forsyth and after residing in Sacramento and Marin Counties, he then moved to Santa Rosa, Sonoma, California and there resided until his death in 1922.

Source: Forsyth Family History by Milton L. Forsythe, additional research by James L Forsythe Sr. and James L. Forsythe Jr. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Barnett Forsyth (1790 - 1866)
  Sarah Phillips Glosson Forsyth (1794 - 1878)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Melinda Clark Forsyth (1843 - 1897)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nancy Forsyth Dean (1816 - 1896)*
  Mary Ann Forsyth Marshall (1818 - 1904)*
  William Henry Forsyth (1820 - 1884)*
  Harriet Pace (1822 - 1886)*
  Martha Elizabeth Forsyth Maxwell (1825 - 1846)*
  Mark Martin Forsyth (1829 - 1865)*
  Sarah Phillips Forsyth Hart (1831 - 1928)*
  Benjamin Bryant Forsyth (1833 - 1922)
  Robert Alexander Forsyth (1835 - 1916)*
  Jones Bailey Forsyth (1838 - 1865)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Santa Rosa Rural Cemetery
Santa Rosa
Sonoma County
California, USA
Plot: Rural Western Half Circle B
 
Maintained by: Jim Forsyth
Originally Created by: Jeanie Leete
Record added: Aug 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28708505
Benjamin Bryant Ben Forsyth
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Benjamin Bryant Ben Forsyth
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TO BEN FORSYTH
- CHARLES ROBIN RAUCH, TULSA, OK.
 Added: Aug. 9, 2011
 
 
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