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He was born 4 Oct 1783 in Orange Co., NC, died 8 Aug 1869 Warren Co., TN, buried Shellsford Cem., McMinnville, TN, married Sarah Matlock 9 Jun 1803 Grainger Co., TN. She was born 22 Sep 1783 (where?), died 16 Sep 1827 Warren Co., TN, buried at Shellsford. Richard was son of James Forrest & Mary Tyler. Sarah was daughter of John Matlock & Sarah McPherson.

Photo original in possession of Cousin Robert Jones. We would like to make contact with other Forrests in this line.


Scott Mitchell Rev. Richard Albert Forrest is my 3 x great grandfather. My descent is through his daughter Martha who married William Mitchell. I've only just begun researching this branch of my family tree. SM
Dec 18, 2012 · Reply
Tammy Clubb Rev. Richard Albert Forrest is my 5X great grandfather. I descend through his daughter Mary Elizabeth. May I have permission to use this photo in any publications of our tree we may print?
Feb 02, 2015 · Reply
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