When Ambrose Lorill Forsyth was born on 27 January 1883, in McLouth, Jefferson, Kansas, United States, his father, John Lewis Forsyth Sr., was 27 and his mother, Marcia Ann Collins, was 22. He married Margaret Lee Dalton on 6 April 1924. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Mission, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and Redlands Judicial Township, San Bernardino, California, United States in 1940. He died on 14 May 1978, in Redlands, San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 95.
Scottish: variant of Forsythe .
History: The statesman John Forsyth (1780–1841) was born at Fredericksburg, VA, a descendant of James Forsyth, who came to VA from Scotland in 1680. John was in public service for 30 years as representative, US senator, governor of Georgia, minister to Spain, and secretary of state.
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