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 John Weiss Forney

John Weiss Forney

Birth
Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 9 Dec 1881 (aged 64)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot River Section, Lot 105
Memorial ID 12878 · View Source
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Journalist. Influenced the Presidential nomination of James Buchanan. Employed as a Reporter for the "Washington Daily Union" during the Civil War. Wrote a biography of Civil War Union General Winfield Scott Hancock.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 11 Oct 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12878
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Weiss Forney (30 Sep 1817–9 Dec 1881), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12878, citing West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .