Jonathan or John Forgy

1763–27 February 1826 (Age 63)
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

The Life of Jonathan or John

When Jonathan or John Forgy was born in 1763, in Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Forgy, was 37 and his mother, Sara Wilson, was 37. He married Margaret Hendrick about 1789, in Laurens, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 27 February 1826, in Laurens, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Laurens, Laurens, South Carolina, United States.

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Jonathan or John Forgy
Margaret Hendrick
Marriage: about 1789
Menoah Forgy
Rachel Forgy
Asa Jackson Forgy

Spouse and Children

about 1789
Laurens, South Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 13

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · Battle of Sullivan's Island

Age 13

On June 28, 1776, the Battle of Sullivan's Island takes place on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina. Since it is so close to Charelston, the battle is sometimes referred to as the First Siege of Charleston. This is the first time that the Americans had a victory against a land and sea attack by the British.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 18

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

See Forgey .

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

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  • Jonathan Forgy, "Find A Grave Index"

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