Are you sure that you want to delete this memorial? Please reset your password. William Montgomery Forrest passed away in Memphis, Tennessee. William Montogmery Forrest, Jr: Birthdate: 1875: Birthplace: White County, White County, Tennessee, United States: Death: Place of Burial: Tennessee, United States: Immediate Family: Son of Capt. https://gw.geneanet.org/tdowling?lang=en&n=forrest&oc=0&p=nathan+bedford Forrest’s son, William Montgomery Forrest, poses in this only known image of him in Confederate uniform. WILLIAM MONTGOMERY FORREST married Jane Taylor Cook Forrest and had 3 children. Thanks for your help! Enter a valid email address and a feedback message. ... Mary Ann Montgomery, whose prayers, conduct, and gentle influence with the help of some pastors and Christian officers, finally brought him to publicly embrace Christ as his Lord and Savior in the fall of 1875. WILLIAM MONTGOMERY FORREST married Jane Taylor Cook Forrest and had 3 children. We have set your language to Close this window, and upload the photo(s) again. (CSA), William Montgomery Forrest, Burial of Capt. If a new volunteer signs up in your requested photo location, they may see your existing request and take the photo. He died in October, 1877, in Memphis of acute complications of diabetes. Capt. Try again later. Born in Tennessee, United States on 1876 to Jane Taylor Cook Forrest and WILLIAM MONTGOMERY FORREST. (CSA), William Montgomery Forrest and Jane Taylor Forrest Brother of Mary E Bradley; Nathan Bedford Forrest II and James Cook Forrest. His mother Miriam then married James Horatio Luxton, of Marshall, Texas, in 1843 and gave birth to four more children. Make sure that the file is a photo. The couple was blessed with two children, William Montgomery Bedford Forrest and Fanny His health deteriorated greatly during the latter half of his life. Willliam Montgomery Forrest born in 1846 in Mississippi 2. No animated GIFs, photos with additional graphics (borders, embellishments. We have 2 volunteers within fifty miles of your requested photo location. Son ofGen. Mary Ann Montgomery Forrest was a fine Christian woman who was admired by all who knew her. Flowers added to the memorial appear on the bottom of the memorial or here on the Flowers tab. Brother of Frances Forrest and William Bedford Forrest [half] Husband of Jane Taylor Cook — married [date unknown] [location unknown] Father of Nathan Bedford Forrest. You have chosen this person to be their own family member. GREAT NEWS! We were unable to submit your feedback at this time. He passed away on 7 FEB 1908 in Memphis, Shelby, TN. Known for his maxim get there first with the most men, Forrest was relentless in harassing Union force… Plese check the I'm not a robot checkbox.'. Died 7 Feb 1908 in Memphis, Shelby … On April 25, 1845, Nathan Bedford Forrest married Mary Ann Montgomery in DeSoto County, Mississippi. Born 28 Sep 1846 in Hernando, Desoto, Mississippi. William Montgomery Forrest born: 26 September 1846 - Hernando, DeSoto County, Mississippi died: 7 February 1908 - Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee buried: Elmwood Cemetery - Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee There is a problem with your email/password. English They had two children; a son, William Montgomery Bedford, born in 1846, and in 1848 a daughter, Frances, who died when she was five years old. Forrest was born in what is now Marshall County. GREAT NEWS! The email does not appear to be a valid email address. Captain William Montgomery "Willy" Forrest. Your account has been locked for 30 minutes due to too many failed sign in attempts. Resend Activation Email. For help using the website visit our help page or contact [email protected] Nathan Bedford Forrest andElizabeth Montgomery Forrest, Capt Forrest Tenn Cav Confederate States Army, Thank you for fulfilling this photo request. Include gps location with grave photos where possible. WILLIAM MONTGOMERY FORREST family tree Parents. Sainte Genevieve, Sainte Genevieve, Missouri, USA, DeSoto County, Mississippi, United States, Oxford, Lafayette County, Mississippi, United States, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States, White County, White County, Tennessee, United States, Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers, 1836-1922, Birth of Capt. ... Frank J. Iluck, Mrs. "ltosine Figgi and Mrs. .lolm Koth. Nathan Bedford Forrest, Gen. 1821-1877 : Mary Ann Montgomery Siblings. Brother of Frances Ann Forrest Quickly see who the memorial is for and when they lived and died and where they are buried. Ancestors. Family members linked to this person will appear here. On April 25, 1845, Nathan Bedford Forrest married Mary Ann Montgomery in DeSoto County, Mississippi. Please check your email and click on the link to activate your account. ... suicide while deranged by worry over financial matters. Husband of Jane Taylor Forrest Failed to delete memorial. You are only allowed to leave one flower per day for any given memorial. Hernando, DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA. William Montgomery Forrest 1846 - … Will, ... considerable commotion boforo it wall captured capturedCapt, "...in this city died today after a long illness Captain W M. "..., but I'd like to know." 68279463, citing … You can still file a request but no one will be notified. Are you sure that you want to remove this flower? https://www.geni.com/people/Capt-CSA-William-Forrest/6000000007168148657 Forrest was born in Oxford, Mississippi, in 1871. Forrest married Mary Ann Montgomery (1826-1893), the daughter of a Presbyterian minister, in 1845 and had two children: William Montgomery Bedford Forrest (1846-1908), who enlisted at the age of 15 and served alongside his father in the war, and a … Jun 17, 2019 - Son of Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest and Elizabeth Montgomery Forrest Mar 5, 2015 #1 Father of Mary E Bradley; Nathan Bedford Forrest II; James Cook Forrest and William Montogmery Forrest, Jr Forrest moved to Memphis in 1849, where he became active in city affairs. We do not have any photo volunteers within fifty miles of your requested photo location. Forrest had 12 brothers and sisters; two of his eight brothers and three of his four sisters died of typhoid fever at an early age, all at about the same time. Failed to report flower. Becoming a Find a Grave member is fast, easy and FREE. Son of Lt Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest, (CSA) and Mary Ann Forrest 8578580, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by J B Williams & T Slaydon Williams (contributor 47696685) . Frances A. Fanny Forrest 1848-1854 Paternal grand-parents, uncles and aunts. Capt. You may not upload any more photos to this memorial, This photo was not uploaded because this memorial already has 20 photos, This photo was not uploaded because you have already uploaded 5 photos to this memorial, This photo was not uploaded because this memorial already has 30 photos, This photo was not uploaded because you have already uploaded 20 photos to this memorial. Jane Taylor Cook Forrest 1847 - 1882. His grandfather, Nathan Bedford Forrest, was a senior officer of the Confederate States Army who commanded cavalry in the Western Theater of the American Civil War. People get into arguments today about his legacy. Photos larger than 8Mb will be reduced. He passed away on 7 FEB 1908 in Memphis, Shelby, TN. Are you sure that you want to report this flower to administrators as offensive or abusive? Born in Hernando, DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA on 28 Sep 1846 to Nathan Bradford, Gen. Forrest and Mary Ann Montgomery Forrest. Place the pin on the map to plot a location. Grave of William Montgomery Forrest in Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tennessee. Son of Nathan Bedford Forrest and Mary Ann (Montgomery) Forrest. The actor portraying his father was such a great likeness that he had a stroke and died. Please enter your email address and we will send you an email with a reset password code. ). Confederate Captain William M. Forrest was Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest's son. Willie rode off to war with his father, served as one of his aides, and rose to the rank of captain. We have a volunteer within fifty miles of your requested photo location. All photos appear on this tab and here you can update the sort order of photos on memorials you manage. He was married to Mary Montgomery in 1845 in Desoto County, Mississippi. He was cremated at the Elmwood Cemetery. William had three children: Mary E. Forrest (1869-1965), Nathan Bedford Forrest (1872-1931) and William Montgomery Forrest (1876-unknown). Sep 28 1846 - Hernando, Desoto, Mississippi, Feb 7 1908 - Memphis, Shelby Co., Tennessee, Lt Gen Nathan Bedford Forrest, Mary Ann Forrest, "...deranged by worry over financial matters. 29. Edit a memorial you manage or suggest changes to the memorial manager. She was born in Franklin County, Tennessee, on October 24, 1826, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Hugh Montgomery. Despite having no formal military training, Forrest rose from the rank of private to lieutenant general, serving as a cavalry officer at numerous engagements including the Battles of Shiloh, Chickamauga, Brices Crossroads and Second Franklin. He was cremated at … Your password must be at least 8 characters, Please check the I'm not a robot checkbox, If you want to be a Photo Volunteer you must enter a ZIP Code or select your location on the map. K. C. TlmeH. Nathan was born on July 13 1821, in Chapel Hill, Bedford, now Marshall County, Tennessee, United States. Called “Willie” by family and friends, he was only 14 years old when the war began. Oops, some error occurred while uploading your photo(s). Drag images here or select from your computer for Capt William Montgomery Forrest memorial. The Forrests had two children: William Montgomery “Willie” Forrest and Frances “Fanny” Forrest, who were born in 1846 and 1849, respectively. She was the love of Bed-ford’s life and, in many ways, exerted a profound influence on him. Also an additional 2 volunteers within fifty miles. He also contracted the disease, but survived; his father recovered but died from residual effects of the disease five years later, when Bedford was 16. All photos uploaded successfully, click on the Done button to see the photos in the gallery. Share this memorial using social media sites or email. Are you sure that you want to delete this photo? (CSA), William Montgomery Forrest, Death of Capt. A system error has occurred. They would have two children: William Montgomery Bedford Forrest (1846-1908), who enlisted at the age of 15 and served alongside his father in the war, … We have a volunteer within ten miles of your requested photo location. Jane ... memorial page for Nathan Bedford Forrest II (6 Apr 1872–13 Mar 1931), Find a Grave Memorial no. Go. There was an error deleting this problem. https://www.geni.com/people/Nathan-Bedford-Forrest-II/6000000007168059651 Try again later. They had two children; a son, William Montgomery Bedford, born in 1846, and in 1848 a daughter, Frances, who died when she was five years old. The Forrest hard Images have been in a collection for nearly 30 years hidden away from the public until I recently acquired the collection. If you notice a problem with the translation, please send a message to [email protected] and include a link to the page and details about the problem. He got married to Mary Ann Montgomery, daughter of a Presbyterian minister in 1845. Failed to remove flower. William Montgomery Forrest 1846 – 1908. The couple had two children, William Montgomery Bedford Forrest and Fanny. × ... election whether saloons shall be closed on Sunday. https://www.britannica.com/biography/Nathan-Bedford-Forrest He breathed his last in October 1877 in Memphis of acute complications of diabetes. You need a Find a Grave account to add things to this site. Managed by: Children of Mary Ann Montgomery Forrest and Nathan Bedford Forrest: 3.2.3.1. To suggest a change to a cemetery page, visit the Cemetery Corrections forum. We have 2 volunteers within ten miles of your requested photo location. To suggest a correction or addition, visit the memorial page and click Suggest Edits. Sorry! William Montgomery Forrest family tree. But Nathan Bedford Forrest and Mary Ann were married six weeks later on September 25, 1845. Next Last. Please contact Find a Grave at [email protected] if you need help resetting your password. This memorial has been copied to your clipboard. Remove advertising from a memorial by sponsoring it for just $5. Try again later. Please enable JavaScript in your browser's settings to use this part of Geni. Please try again later. Fanny died when she was five years old. Nathan Bedford Forrest was born to William and Miriam Beck Forrest in Bedford County, Tennessee in 1821. Thread starter hanna260; Start date Mar 5, 2015; 1; 2; Next. Use the links under “See more…” to quickly search for other people with the same last name in the same cemetery, city, county, etc. This account has been disabled. Capt. GREAT NEWS! Bio notes: Confederate General like his father. or don't show this again—I am good at figuring things out. Frances Forrest born in 1849 in Mississippi Your new password must contain one or more uppercase and lowercase letters, and one or more numbers or special characters. Born in Hernando, DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA on 28 Sep 1846 to Nathan Bradford, Gen. Forrest and Mary Ann Montgomery Forrest. The family at the time consisted of: It has been said that he went to a play in Memphis about his father General Nathan Bedford Forrest. If you have questions, please contact [email protected] I thought you might like to see a memorial for Capt William Montgomery Forrest I found on Findagrave.com. Verify and try again. Forrest’s grandchildren were ages 71, … Nathan Bedford Forrest was once described by Union General William Sherman as “the most remarkable man our Civil War produced on either side.” He may also be the most controversial person in American history. hanna260 Sergeant Major. Nathan Bedford Forrest (1821-1877) was a Confederate general during the Civil War (1861-65). An email has been sent to the person who requested the photo informing them that you have fulfilled their request, There is an open photo request for this memorial. To add a flower, click the “Leave a Flower” button. Translation on Find a Grave is an ongoing project. Half brother of Kitty (Kittie) Ann Williams and Mathew Dunn Forrest, https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=8578580, Capt Forrest Tenn Cav Confederate States Army. Capt. Year should not be greater than current year. William Montgomery Bedford Forrest. William Montgomery Forrest was born on month day 1846, at birth place, Mississippi, to Nathan Bedford Forrest and Mary Ann Forrest (born Montgomery). . Capt. Also an additional volunteer within fifty miles. A statue of Nathan Forrest in Memphis. William Montgomery "Willie" FORREST b. Thanks for using Find a Grave, if you have any feedback we would love to hear from you. Are you adding a grave photo that will fulfill this request? Previously sponsored memorials or famous memorials will not have this option. Oops, we were unable to send the email. Will, Montgomery City, Montgomery, Missouri, USA, ... election whether saloons shall be closed on Sunday. Try again later. He moved his family to Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee and is found on the census there in 1860, He was a planter.He and Mary had the following children: 1. For memorials with more than one photo, additional photos will appear here or on the photos tab. Try again. His son, Nathan Bedford Forrest III(1905-1943), graduated from We… This flower has been reported and will not be visible while under review. Mary was born on October 2 1826, in Middle/Franklin, Tennessee, USA. To view a photo in more detail or edit captions for photos you added, click the photo to open the photo viewer. GREAT NEWS! The sponsor of a memorial may add an additional. Please try again later. Joined Mar 1, 2015 Location Just Around the Riverbend. Save to an Ancestry Tree, a virtual cemetery, your clipboard for pasting or Print. Please complete the captcha to let us know you are a real person. A grandson, Nathan Bedford Forrest II (1872-1931), was president of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and a Grand Dragon of the Ku Klux Klan. based on information from your browser. 26 Sep 1846 Hernando, Desoto, Mississippi d. 1908 Memphis, Tennessee: Carney Family Genealogy Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed ), memorial page for Capt William Montgomery Forrest (26 Sep 1846–7 Feb 1908), Find a Grave Memorial no. (CSA), William Montgomery Forrest. From the 1850 federal census, William M. Forrest lived with his father, mother, and sister at DeSoto County, Mississippi. As for the William Hezekiah Forrest … Caph. Oops, something didn't work. Your Scrapbook is currently empty. Found more than one record for entered Email, You need to confirm this account before you can sign in. Please select a county or city to continue. WILLIAM MONTGOMERY FORREST family tree 30. The images are of William Montgomery Forrest, Francis "Fannie" Ann Forrest, Jeffrey Forrest, & William Hezekiah Forrest.