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The surname FORBES means lands free from military service, called Saor Forba, 
or free lands.  FORBES is also the name of a parish in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.
Benjamin FORBES
b. Bet. 1780-1790 Pitt County, North Carolina
d. Bef 1850 Washington County, Georgia
m.
 

Sarah DIXON (or PEACOCK)

b. 1789 North Carolina
d. Bet. 1851-1859 Washington County, Georgia
Children:
F.  Leticia FORBES b. 1814
M. Joseph FORBES, Sr. b. July 17, 1818
M. Edward Dixon FORBES b. 1821
F.  Rebecca FORBES b. 1822
M. Benjamin FORBES, Jr. b. 1824
M. Robert FORBES b. 1826
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**2nd Generation**

Isaac MOYE
b. 1803 Georgia
d. Bet. 1851-1859 Washington County, Georgia
m. December 12, 1833 Washington County, Georgia
 

Leticia FORBES

b. 1814 Georgia
d. Bet. 1851-1852 Washington County, Georgia
Children:
M. Benjamin Augustus MOYE b. November 21, 1835
F.  Amanda Melvira MOYE b. May 24, 1842
M. John E. MOYE b. 1844
F.  Mary Frances MOYE b. 1848
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Isaac MOYE
m. October 9, 1853 Georgia
 

Nancy KITTRELL

b. 1828 Georgia
d. Aft. 1880 Ring Jaw, Johnson County, Georgia
Children:
M. Isaac Lucian MOYE b. 1853
M. Andrew D. MOYE b. 1854
M. Samuel J. MOYE b. 1857
F.  Sarah M. MOYE b. 1859
F.  Ella MOYE b. 1863
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Joseph FORBES, Sr.
b. July 17, 1818 Washington County, Georgia
d. November 3, 1881 Vienna, Dooly County, Georgia
m. July 8, 1849 Washington County, Georgia
Obituary
 

Allefair SMITH

b. July 18, 1826 Georgia
d. October 14, 1886 Vienna, Dooly County, Georgia
Children:
M. Joseph FORBES, Jr. b. December 31, 1853
F.  Mary FORBES b. 1855
F.  Ella P. FORBES b. 1855
F.  Mildred Wells FORBES b. April 9, 1861
M. Benjamin Franklin Beauregard FORBES b. April 9, 1861
F.  Letitia FORBES b. June 13, 1864
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Edward Dixon FORBES
b. 1821 Washington County, Georgia
d. Aft. 1900 Washington County, Georgia
m.
 

Sarah Elizabeth

b. 1827
d.
Children:
F.  Hannah A. FORBES b. 1844
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Samuel M. LOWE
b. 1810 
d. Bef. 1860 Washington County, Georgia
m. May 26, 1844 Washington County, Georgia
 

Rebecca FORBES

b. 1822 Washington County, Georgia
d. Aft. 1870 Washington County, Georgia
Children:
M. William D. LOWE b. 1847
M. Green Mallory LOWE b. 1849
M. Charles M. LOWE b. 1848
F.  Susan Margaret LOWE b. 1851
M. Carlton LOWE b. 1856
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Benjamin FORBES, Jr.
b. 1824 Washington County, Georgia
d. 
m.
 

Nancy Rebecca COX

b. 1831 Georgia
d.
Children:
M. Robert H. FORBES b. 1846
M. Joseph Dixon FORBES b. January 31, 1849
F.  Eliza A. FORBES b. May 13, 1851
M. William B. FORBES b. 1858
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Robert FORBES
b. 1826 Washington County, Georgia
d. 1848- 1850 Washington County, Georgia
m. November 21, 1848 Washington County, Georgia
 

Louisa ROUGHTON

b. 1826 Washington County, Georgia
d. Aft. 1860 Washington County, Georgia
Children:
F.  Lougenia FORBES b. 1849
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**3rd Generation**

Benjamin Augustus MOYE
b. 1834 Washington County, Georgia
d. Bet. 1901-1909 Ring Jaw, Johnson County, Georgia 
m. Bef. 1867 Georgia
 

Louisa

b. Abt. 1844
d. Aft. 1910 Ring Jaw, Johnson County, Georgia
Children:
M. Benjamin J. MOYE b. 1867
M. James I. MOYE, Sr. b. 1868
M. Charles MOYE b. 1872
F.  Mary MOYE b. 1874
F.  Allister MOYE b. 1876
M. Franklin Frederick MOYE b. October 1, 1878
F.  Annie M. MOYE b. 1880
M. John Henry MOYE b. April 13, 1883
F.  Nina E. MOYE b. September 15, 1886
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Benjamin Augustus Moye served in the Civil War and surrendered April 9, 1865 
at Appomattox with General Lee.
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John Daniel TAYLOR, Jr.
b. December 19, 1837 Hamilton, North Carolina
d. May 3, 1896 Laurens County, Georgia (Snow Hill Baptist Church Cemetery)
m. August 13, 1861 Washington County, Georgia
 

Amanda Melvira MOYE (Mandy MOYE)

b. May 24, 1842 Washington County, Georgia
d. August 8, 1923 Rentz, Laurens County, Georgia (Rentz Cemetery)
Children:
M. John Daniel TAYLOR III b. July 25, 1861
M. William Braxton TAYLOR b. January 8, 1867
M. Thomas James TAYLOR b. July 25, 1869
F.  Mary Lizzie TAYLOR b. September 30, 1872
M. Millard Surrancy TAYLOR b. June 30, 1874
M. Virgil Joyner TAYLOR b. June 30, 1878
F.  Julia TAYLOR b. July 14, 1881
F.  Virginia Lillian TAYLOR b. December 8, 1884
F.  Leila Pauline TAYLOR b. October 13, 1888
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John Daniel Taylor, Jr. was a carpenter and served in the Confederate Army 
under Beauregard.  He was one of the survivors of Company B 12th 
GA Battalion, at the storming of Fort Stedman.  
Amanda Melvira Moye was the first person to be buried in the Rentz Cemetery.
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James H. FREEMAN
b. July 6, 1842 Wilkinson County, Georgia
d. June 6, 1892 Wilkinson County, Georgia (Ebenezer Cemetery)
m. Georgia
 

Mary Frances MOYE

b. 1848 Washington County, Georgia
d. February 11, 1935 Wilkinson County, Georgia (Ebenezer Cemetery)
Children:
M. James Alvin FREEMAN b. 1874
M. Dennard Ralston FREEMAN b. August 28, 1881
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Joseph FORBES, Jr.
b. December 31, 1853 Washington County, Georgia
d. April 30, 1926 Vienna, Dooly County, Georgia
m. December 10, 1873 Dooly County, Georgia
 

Tallulah KEY

b. 1850 Dooly County, Georgia
d. April 2, 1923 Vienna, Dooly County, Georgia
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Charles Henry EVERETT
b.
d. Bef. 1928 Dooly County, Georgia
m. September 30, 1887 Dooly County, Georgia
 

Ella P. FORBES

b. 1855 Washington County, Georgia
d. May 2, 1928 Vienna, Dooly County, Georgia
Children:
F.  Myrtis G. EVERETT b. 1888
F.  Florence EVERETT b. 1890
F.  Fannie C. EVERETT b. 1897
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Charles Theodore STOVALL
b. July 28, 1857 Vienna, Dooly County, Georgia
d. August 1935 Vienna, Dooly County, Georgia
m. September 23, 1878 Dooly County, Georgia
 

Mildred Wells FORBES

b. April 9, 1861 Washington County, Georgia
d. September 29, 1937 Vienna, Dooly County, Georgia
Children:
M. Rupert Hope STOVALL b. July 16, 1881
M. Ernest Forbes STOVALL b. January 1, 1884
F.  Savannah STOVALL b. September 21, 1886
M. Carl Theodore STOVALL b. August 5, 1889
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Franklin Stebbins DAVIES
b.
d. Bef. 1900 Vienna, Dooly County, Georgia
m.
 

Letitia FORBES

b. June 13, 1864 Vienna, Dooly County, Georgia
d. May 30, 1927 Vienna, Dooly County, Georgia
Children:
F.  Nina DAVIES b. 1884
F.  Frankie DAVIES b. 1888
F.  Louise DAVIES b. 1898
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John WEBSTER
b. 1850 Washington County, Georgia
d. July 30, 1919 Washington County, Georgia
m. November 2, 1876 Washington County, Georgia
 

Hannah A. FORBES

b. 1844 Washington County, Georgia
d. Aft. 1884 Georgia
Children:
F.  Lula WEBSTER b. 1878
F.  Nora WEBSTER b. 1880
F.  Sara Belle WEBSTER b. 1882
M. John WEBSTER b. 1884
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Green Mallory LOWE
b. 1849 Washington County, Georgia
d. Aft. 1910 Bulloch County, Georgia
m.

Susan LINDSEY
b. 1847 Washington County, Georgia
d. 
Children:
M. James LOWE b. 1874
M. William LOWE b. 1877
M. Benjamin I. LOWE b. 1881
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Edward SCARBOROUGH
b. 1846 Washington County, Georgia
d. Aft. 1870 Washington County, Georgia
m. December 31, 1868 Washington County, Georgia
 

Susan Margaret LOWE

b. 1851 Washington County, Georgia
d. April 28, 1931 Washington County, Georgia
Children:
F.  Martha SCARBOROUGH b. 1870
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Robert H. FORBES
b. 1844 Washington County, Georgia
d.
m. January 18, 1866 Washington County, Georgia
 

Celia E. BRANTLEY

b. 1848 Georgia
d.
Children:
M. Robert Daniel FORBES b. October 31, 1870
F.  Mary B. FORBES b. 1870
F.  Fannie Lee FORBES b. 1875
F.  Nannie FORBES b. 1875
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Joseph Dixon FORBES
b. January 31, 1849 Georgia
d. January 23, 1941 Jefferson County, Georgia
m.
 

Mary Frances CALHOUN

b.
d.
Children:
F.  Corine Maggie FORBES b. 1871
F.  Ella FORBES b. 1872
M. Timothy William FORBES b. 1877
M. Edward D. FORBES b. 1879
M. James H. FORBES b. 1883
F.  Tilletha FORBES 
F.  Vianna FORBES
M. Maurice D. FORBES b. June 30, 1892
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William J. ELTON
b. September 17, 1849 Georgia
d. November 23, 1928 Glenwood, Wheeler County, Georgia
m. December 29, 1870 Washington County, Georgia
 

Eliza A. FORBES

b. May 13, 1851 Washington County, Georgia
d. April 1, 1930 Wheeler County, Georgia
Children:
F.  Erenestine ELTON b. 1874
M. William Edwin ELTON b. 1880
F.  Mary Ann ELTON b. 1890
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William B. FORBES
b. 1858 Washington County, Georgia
d. February 19, 1927 Washington County, Georgia
m. August 22, 1897 Washington County, Georgia
 

Anna Lou

b.
d.
Children:
F.  Claudia G. FORBES b. 1893
M. Cohen FORBES b. 1900
F.  Kate FORBES b. 1909
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**4th Generation**

Myrtis G. EVERETT
b. 1888 Dooly County, Georgia
d. July 10, 1949 Dooly County, Georgia
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Florence EVERETT
b. 1890 Dooly County, Georgia
d. December 27, 1957 Dooly County, Georgia
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Augustus Lee ROBERTS
b. 1881 Georgia
d. January 28, 1976 Carroll County, Georgia
m. December 22, 1909 Washington County, Georgia

Sara Belle WEBSTER
b. 1882 Washington County, Georgia
d. March 19, 1973 Carroll County, Georgia
Children:
F.  Louise ROBERTS
M. Mell ROBERTS 
F.  Martha ROBERTS
F.  Helen ROBERTS 
F.  Mary Nell ROBERTS
F.  Hannah ROBERTS b. March 12, 1923
F.  Lenora ROBERTS
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Robert Daniel FORBES
b. October 31, 1870 Washington County, Georgia
d. October 20, 1937 Laurens County, Georgia (Piney Mount United Methodist Church Cemetery, Washington County)
m. 
 

Nora H. SHEPARD

b. February 26, 1871 Georgia
d. August 16, 1958 Laurens County, Georgia (Piney Mount United Methodist Church Cemetery)
Children:
F.  Rowena FORBES b. September 8, 1900
M. Russell Daniel FORBES b. September 23, 1905
F.  Sadie FORBES b. June 16, 1909
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Timothy William FORBES
b. June 1, 1877 Georgia
d. December 12, 1960 Baldwin County, Georgia
m.
 

Anna Mae

b. June 24, 1880 
d. April 25, 1970
Children:
M. Joseph Wood FORBES b. July 11, 1907
M. Alonzo Edward FORBES b. May 3, 1911
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Maurice D. FORBES
b. June 30, 1892 Georgia
d. November 25, 1968 Chatham County, Georgia
m.

Annie
b.
d.
Children:
M. Brooks R. FORBES 
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John B. W. MORRIS
b. 1867 Georgia
d. Aft. 1930 Pulaski County, Georgia
m. September 10, 1891 Washington County, Georgia
 

Ernestine ELTON

b. 1874 Washington County, Georgia
d. Georgia
Children:
F.  Minnie Lee MORRIS b. 1893
M. George Benjamin MORRIS b. January 20, 1895
M. Cecil MORRIS b. 1897
M. Franklin MORRIS b. 1899
M. John B. MORRIS b. 1901
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F. C. JONES
b.
d.
m. December 21, 1912 Montgomery County, Georgia
 

Mary Ann ELTON (Mamie ELTON)

b. 1890 Washington County, Georgia
d. 
Children:
F.  Ernestine JONES
M. Bernard D. JONES b. 1914
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**5th Generation**

Charles HOOD (Charlie HOOD)
b. 1900 Georgia
d. Aft. 1930
m. 

Rowena FORBES
b. September 8, 1900 Washington County, Georgia
d. October 28, 1979 Laurens County, Georgia
Children:
M. Charles Daniel HOOD b. August 9, 1923
M. Jack F. HOOD b. 1928
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Russell Daniel FORBES
b. September 23, 1905 Washington County, Georgia
d. October 14, 1964 Laurens County, Georgia
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Roy WATSON
b.
d.
m.
 

Sadie FORBES

b. June 16, 1909 Washington County, Georgia
d. January 16, 1988 Dublin, Laurens County, Georgia
Children:
F. Mary H. WATSON
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**6th Generation**

Charles Daniel HOOD
b. August 9, 1923
d. October 15, 2003 Laurens County, Georgia
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