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Cloverdale Cemetery ~ James Marion Forrest ~ part of the Marion County Cemeteries of Oregon
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Forrest, James Marion
LAST: Forrest FIRST: James MID: Marion
BORN: 15 Jul 1854 DIED: 7 Mar 1938 BURIED: 9 Mar 1938
BIRTH PLACE:  Illinois
DEATH PLACE: Salem, Marion Co., Oregon
Name of father James M. Forrest
Maiden name of mother Amanda Shields
Spouse - Catherine Knopp 
OSBH DC (Marion County 1938) #189 – James Marion Forrest, male, married (Catherine Forrest), farmer, b. 15 Jul 1854 in Ox Bow Prairie, Illinois, d. 7 Mar 1938 in Salem, Oregon at the age of 83 y’s 7 m’s 22 d’s, name of father James. M. Forrest (b. Ohio), maiden name of mother Amanda Shields (b. Indiana), interment 9 Mar at Turner IOOF, undertaker Clough-Barrick, informant Stanley E. Forrest of The Dalles, Oregon.
1900 OR CENSUS - James Forest, age 45, occupation teamster at saw mill, b. Jul 1854 in Illinois, is enumerated with his wife of 15 years, Catherine, occupation cook at sawmill, b. Illinois, along with Marion Forest, age 13, b. Jun 1886 in Iowa, Minnie Forest, age 11, B. Nov 1888 in Iowa, Ward Forest, age 9, b. Jul 1890 in Kansas, Mildred, age 7, b. Dec 1892 in Kansas, Anna, age 3, b. Jul 1896 in Oregon, and Stanley, age 1, b. Apr 1899 in Oregon.
[note – all the children are identified as “boarders”]
1930 OR CENSUS - James M. Forrest [Forest], age 75, first married at age 31, b. Illinois, is enumerated with wife Catherine, age 71, first married at age 25, b. Illinois.
James M.
1854 - 1938
(shares marker with Catherine & Willis)
OSBH DC (Marion County 1938) #189 
1900 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Sublimity, ED 121, sheet 14B-15A)
1930 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., E. Stayton, ED 26, sheet 1B)
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