George Francis FORREST (1877-1914)
He was educated at Uppingham School, Uppingham, Rutland.
In 1910 he purchased Pegglesworth Estate, near Dowdeswell, Gloucestershire from his Uncle Charles Macintosh RODGER’s executors . The estate had been enlarged by Charles Macintosh Rodger to include a number of farms totalling 1,034 acres.
George Francis died on 28th Dec 1914 from Pulmonary Tuberculosis and was buried on 31st Dec 1914 at St Peter’s Church, Leckhampton, Gloucestershire.
- General Register Office, Births, Upton, GRO Ref. 1877/Q3/6C/334
- Uppingham School Roll, 1824-1905 – Uppingham School (1906) p283
- A History of the County of Gloucester: volume 9 Bradley hundred. The Northleach area of the Cotswolds (2001) pp42-69
- General Register Office, Deaths, Northleach, GRO Ref. 1915/Q1/6A/681