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John G. Forbes

John G. Forbes
b. 1790, New York
d. 1855, Oakland Township, Louisa County, Iowa

m. 2 April 1811, Oxford Township, Butler County, Ohio
Jane Foley

Children with Jane Foley:
• Sylvester
• Francis Ashbury
• [–?–] (son)

John resided in Montgomery and Porter counties in Indiana until his emigration in 1840-41.

Submitted by:
Betty Forbes
Lone Tree IA

Francis Asbury Forbes

Francis Asbury Forbes
b. 7 May 1817, Butler County, Ohio
d. 27 February 1864, Oakland Township, Louisa County, Iowa

m. 8 January 1834, Montgomery County, Indiana
Sarah Ann Campbell
b. 1816

Children with Sarah Ann Campbell:
• Elizabeth

After arriving in Indiana from Butler County, Ohio, Francis lived in Montgomery and Porter counties in Indiana before leaving the state in 1837.

Submitted by:
Betty Forbes
Lone Tree IA