25 October 1759–19 April 1853 (Age 93)
When John Christian Forbes was born on 25 October 1759, in Braunschweig, Germany, his father, Boaz Williams, was 29 and his mother, Mary Miner, was 24. He married Deborah Williams on 3 July 1783, in Delaware, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1806 and Rome, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850. He died on 19 April 1853, in Sheshequin, Sheshequin Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Sheshequin, Sheshequin Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
John Christian Forbes was born Oct. 25, 1759 at Brunswick, Germany, where his father was a large stock raiser. When he was 16 years old, he was sent by his father to deliver to the coast a drove of ca …