John Forrester

11 April 1851–24 December 1928 (Age 77)
England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

John Forrester was born on 11 April 1851, in England, United Kingdom. He married Jane Fralick on 15 May 1883, in Morven, Loyalist, Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He lived in Ontario, Ontario, Canada in 1901 and Lennox, Upper Canada, British Colonial America in 1911. He died on 24 December 1928, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

John Forrester
Jane Fralick
Marriage: 15 May 1883
Margaret ( Maggie) Forester
Edith Forester
Fannie Forester
Irene Forester

Spouse and Children


    Jane Fralick


15 May 1883
Morven, Loyalist, Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada


    Margaret ( Maggie) Forester


    Edith Forester


    Fannie Forester


    Irene Forester


World Events (8)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 3

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Age 18

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 29

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

English: occupational or topographic name, from a derivative of Forrest .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Forester, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • John Forrester in entry for Edith Forrester, "Ontario Births, 1869-1911"
  • John Forester in entry for Raymond J Allison and Fannie Forester, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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