John Forbes

M, #9256, b. circa 1849
     John Forbes was born circa 1849 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. He was the son of Robert Forbes and Helen Laurence.
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1851 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Robert Forbes, head; Hellen Forbes, wife; Ann Forbes, daughter; Hellen Forbes, daughter; John Forbes, son; Margret Forbes, daughter; Ann Forbes, mother.1


  1. [S8282] 1851, Scottish census, "John Forbes, son, male, age 2, born in Banffshire Portknockie, shoemaker's son, resident in Portknockie."