John Andrew Forgey

9 August 1865–1 June 1953 (Age 87)
Linn, Oregon, United States

The Life of John Andrew

When John Andrew Forgey was born on 9 August 1865, in Linn, Oregon, United States, his father, George Washington Forgey, was 24 and his mother, Martha Ann Sherer, was 17. He married Sarah F or J Millsap on 10 October 1886, in Asotin, Washington Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Theon, Asotin, Washington, United States in 1930 and Asotin Election Precinct, Asotin, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 1 June 1953, in Clarkston, Asotin, Washington, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Clarkston, Asotin, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Andrew Forgey
1865–1953
Sarah F or J Millsap
1870–1944
Marriage: 10 October 1886
Belzena Katherine Forgey
1887–1973
Billyann B Forgey
1887–
Alva C Forgey
1888–1907
Joseph Andrew Forgey
1891–1948
Jessie Forgey
1897–
Dell Dewey Forgey
1898–1962

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 October 1886
Asotin, Washington Territory, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    George Washington Forgey

    Male1840–1924Male

    Female1848–1923Female

siblings

(8)

    Belzena Forgey

    Female1862–Female

    Male1865–1953Male

    Henry D Forgey

    Male1868–Male

    Emma Forgey

    Female1873–Female

    Phoebe Forgey

    Female1879–Female

+3 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.
1866 · Married Women's Property Act

Age 1

Married Women’s Property Act protected women’s rights protected property for women in Oregon upon the death of her husband. 
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 25

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of French Forget or an altered spelling of Scottish Forgie .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Forgey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Forgey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John Forgey in household of George W Forgey, "United States Census, 1870"

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