William Duncan FORREST (1852-1931)

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William Duncan FORREST was born on on 16th April 1852 and baptised on 18th May 1842 at St Cuthbert's, Edinburgh[1]. He was the first child of John FORREST and Elizabeth Broomfield DUNCAN.

Family

In Haysville, Waterloo (in Ontario, Canada), he married on 5th September 1876 Alice Maud O'CONNOR, the daughter of Maurice O'CONNOR[2]. He died on 8th July 1931 in Huntsville, Muskoka[3], leaving issue:

i. William Maurice Duncan FORREST, born 22nd June 1877 in Haysville, Waterloo[4].
ii. Elizabeth Maud Minnie FORREST, born 1st August 1879 in Muskoka[5].
iii. Mabel Isabella FORREST, born 15th May 1882 in Muskoka[6].
iv. Louisa FORREST, born 1885.
v. Eva Lillian FORREST, born 23rd November 1886 in Muskoka[7].
vi. Daniel Roy FORREST, born 8th July 1890 in Muskoka[8].

References

  1. Old Parochial Register, Births, St Cuthbert's, OPR Ref. 685/002 0360 0678
  2. Ontario Marriages, Waterloo 1876, Ref. 011058
  3. Ontario Deaths, Muskoka 1931, Ref. 024417
  4. Ontario Births, Waterloo 1877, Ref. 031375
  5. Ontario Births, Muskoka 1879, Ref. 016470
  6. Ontario Births, Muskoka 1882, Ref. 019283
  7. Ontario Births, Muskoka 1886, Ref. 024385
  8. Ontario Births, Muskoka 1890, Ref. 020817