Re: [Peterhead] Digest Number 827
- I have a Isobel Forrest who married a John Wilson in Peterhead on November
8, 1807. They had at least one child, Isobel Wilson who was my g g
grandmother. I have no other info on Isobel!
St. Louis, Missouri - USA
> Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2003 20:32:49 +0800
> From: "Cvj" <cvj@...>
>Subject: Re: Forrest
>Hi Jim, how are you.
>Thanks for your message and details of the Forrest's your looking for.
>Welcome to 'Club' of the Forrest mystery.
>You would think that there being so little of them in Peterhead it would be
>easy to solve.
>My Forrest family originated in Slains, George Forrest married Margaret
>Shand. About 1799-1800 they moved to Peterhead, that I can make out.
>There are other Forrest's on the OPR who are either being born or married
>and that's the end of their life, so to speak.
>There's two Barbara Forrest's who married. John Kidd in 1825. and
>But there's no births for either of these Barbara's on the IGI. (This is
>only an example)
>Have you thought there might be no records, I can't find a birth for my gg
>The census ages I know what you mean, my gg granny was 65 in 1891 and 79 in
>I could'nt access your Allan site, the only one that opened was the
>With Margaret Forrest, you would'nt know her parents name. Was she born in
>I'm going to Malaysia tomorrow (Friday) for a week, and I've got the OPR
>still on hire but only for two nights, would you like me to have a look at
>the Margaret Forrest's and Catherine, or have you already done this.
>I wish I could offer you more info than this, but you've done an excellent
>job of research on what you've told me.
>Please tell me about the OPR if you would like anything, and I'll be back
>the 25th Jan.
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- Hi Becchi,
Becchi Oesterle wrote:
> I have a Isobel Forrest who married a John Wilson in Peterhead onNot sure if I've given you this one already.
> 8, 1807. They had at least one child, Isobel Wilson who was my g g
> grandmother. I have no other info on Isobel!
> Becchi Oesterle
> St. Louis, Missouri - USA
No.31, Christina Wilson, single, died 4th April 1860 6h am at 6/2
Seagate, female, aged 41 years, parents: John Wilson, seaman (dead) and
Isabella Wilson ms Forest (dead), cause: not ascertained, informant:
William Cordiner, brother-in-law, not present, Boddam.
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