Forrest Bismark Wesson

25 July 1912–December 1980 (Age 68)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Forrest Bismark

When Forrest Bismark Wesson was born on 25 July 1912, in Alabama, United States, his father, Albert Julius Wesson, was 34 and his mother, Eula Dixie Franklin, was 27. He married Edwina M Savage on 24 April 1934, in Jefferson, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Election Precinct 22, Jefferson, Alabama, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 42, Jefferson, Alabama, United States in 1940. He died in December 1980, in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Forrest Bismark Wesson
Edwina M Savage
Marriage: 24 April 1934
Mary Forrest Wesson
Patricia Pauline Wesson

Spouse and Children

24 April 1934
Jefferson, Alabama, United States


    Mary Forrest Wesson


    Patricia Pauline Wesson


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1917 · The 167th Infantry Regiment

Age 5

The 167th Infantry Regiment of the Alabama National Guard was assigned to the 42nd “Rainbow Division” in World War II. The 167th fought in 5 major campaigns and served at the front longer than any other U.S. Regiment.

Age 19

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English (Midlands): variant of Weston .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Faust B Wesson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Bismark Wesson in household of Albert Wesson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Bismarch Wesson in household of Albert Wesson, "United States Census, 1930"

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