Albert Lincoln Forbush

22 November 1865–
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Albert Lincoln

When Albert Lincoln Forbush was born on 22 November 1865, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Stephen Fay Forbush, was 36 and his mother, Emma Sophia Cheney, was 28. He married Emma Alice Ballard on 14 February 1889, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1910 and Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States for about 20 years.

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Albert Lincoln Forbush
Emma Alice Ballard
Marriage: 14 February 1889
Mildred Fay Forbush
Russell Albert Forbush
Walter Russell Forbush
Roger Wolcott Forbush Sr.
Albert Stevens Forbush

Spouse and Children

14 February 1889
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Stephen Fay Forbush


    Emma Sophia Cheney




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 2

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 31

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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)

  • Albert L Forbush in household of S F Forbush, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Albert L Forbush, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Albert L Fonbush, "United States Census, 1940"

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