Elmedia Forbush

20 July 1816–5 November 1817 (Age 1)
Royalston, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Elmedia

When Elmedia Forbush was born on 20 July 1816, in Royalston, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Rufus Francis Forbush, was 28 and her mother, Susanna Polly Clark, was 27. She lived in Royalston, Royalston, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States in 1816. She died on 5 November 1817, in Fremont, Iowa, United States, at the age of 1.

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Family Time Line

Rufus Francis Forbush
1788–1875
Susanna Polly Clark
1789–1851
Hiram Forbush
1812–1897
Jonathan C. Forbush
1813–1864
Polly Forbush
1814–1897
Elmedia Forbush
1816–1817
Rufus Francis Forbush Jr.
1818–1901
Susanna Forbush
1820–1855
Sanford Alonzo Forbush
1822–1896
Lurana Forbush
1826–1884
Loren E. Forbush
1827–
Lydia Forbush
1830–1900

Parents and Siblings

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Name Meaning

1 Scottish: altered form of the Scottish name Forbes , which was traditionally pronounced as two syllables.2 Respelling of German Vorbusch, a topographic name for someone living on the edge of a wood, from vor ‘in front of’ + North German Busch ‘wood’, ‘bush’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elmeda Forbush, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Elmeda Forbush, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Elmedia Forbush -

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