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Private James Forbes 28th Infantry, Capt. Moore U.S. Army

NameJames Forbes
RankPrivate
Unit28th Infantry, Capt. Moore
BranchU.S. Army
Birth 11/11/1788
St. Johnsville, New York
Died 06/15/1864
Parmalee, Caledonia, Kent, Michigan 49316
Grave GPS 42.7544500, -85.4712000
War(s)/Conflict(s)War of 1812
Parent(s)James Sr. Forbes
Margaretha Nellis
Sibling(s)George
Maria

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Biography

James Forbes Jr., Private, US Army, 28th Infantry, Capt. Moore, War of 1812, Parmalee, Caledonia, Kent County, Michigan 49316, (N42°45.267, W085°28.272)

When James Jr. Forbes was born on January 11, 1789, in St Johnsville, New York, his father, James, was 25 and his mother, Margaretha, was 23. He had four siblings. He died on May 15, 1864, in Barry, Michigan, having lived a long life of 75 years.

Birth James Jr. Forbes was born on January 11, 1789, in St Johnsville, New York, to Margaretha Nellis, age 23, and James Sr. Forbes, age 25. 11 JAN 1789 • ST. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York 19 JAN

1794 - AGE 5 - Birth of Sister His sister Maria was born on January 19, 1794, in St Johnsville, New York, when James Jr. was 5 years old. Maria Forbes 1794–1879 19 JAN 1794 • ST. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

1804 - AGE 15 - Birth of Brother His brother George was born in 1804 in Montgomery, New York, when James Jr. was 15 years old. George Forbes 1804–1854 1804 • Montgomery County, New York

1820 - AGE 31 - Residence - James Jr. Forbes lived in Herkimer, New York, in 1820. 1820 • Herkimer, New York, United States

9 JAN 1842 - AGE 52 Death of Mother - His mother Margaretha passed away on January 9, 1842, at the age of 76. Margaretha Nellis 1765–1842 9 JAN 1842

BEF - 1854 - AGE 64 - Death of Brother His brother George died in 1854 when James Jr. was 65 years old. George Forbes 1804–1854 BEF 1854

1860 - AGE 71 - Residence James Jr. Forbes lived in Thornapple, Michigan, in 1860. 1860 • Thornapple, Barry, Michigan, United States

15 MAY - 1864 - AGE 75 Death - James Jr. Forbes died on May 15, 1864, in Barry, Michigan, when he was 75 years old. 15 MAY 1864 • Barry County, Michigan, USA

Rank: Private Military Unit: US Army, 28th Infty., Capt. Moore Rejected: FALSE Service Year: 1812 State: United States
Warrant Number: 50-160-26892


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