Ambrose Lorill Forsyth

27 January 1883–14 May 1978 (Age 95)
McLouth, Jefferson, Kansas, United States

The Life of Ambrose Lorill

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 Glendora, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1920 and Mission, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. He died on 14 May 1978, in Redlands, San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 95.

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Family Time Line

Ambrose Lorill Forsyth
1883–1978
Margaret Lee Dalton
1890–1986
Marriage: 6 April 1924
Dorothy Lee Forsyth
1926–1978
Thelma Louise Forsyth
1927–2009
Esther Lorene Forsyth
1928–2008

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 April 1924
children

(3)

    Dorothy Lee Forsyth

    Female1926–1978Female

    Thelma Louise Forsyth

    Female1927–2009Female

    Esther Lorene Forsyth

    Female1928–2008Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 8

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 25

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Forsythe .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Lorill A Forsyth in household of Virolla E Mckee, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Forsyth, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lorill A Forsyth in household of John L Forsyth, "United States Census, 1900"

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