68th U.S. Secretary of State
- Great-grandfather of John Kerry — 4th Generation
- Ahnentafel No:
- John Murray Forbes
- Anna Howell
- Birth Date:
- 11 Aug 1839
- Birth Location:
- New York, New York
- Christening Date:
- Christening Location:
- Death Date:
- 21 May 1908
- Death Location:
- Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
- Burial Date:
- Burial Location:
- Milton Cemetery, Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts
- Spouse Name:
- Isabel Clarke
- Marriage Date:
- 8 May 1867
- Marriage Location:
- Trinity Chapel, Manhattan, New York, New York
James Grant Forbes (Ahnentafel No:6 )
Francis Forbes's given name is also seen as Frank.
Francis Forbe lived with his wife in China from 1868 to 1878 where he was a member of the firm Russell and Co.
Francis Blackwell Forbes
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Sources for Francis Blackwell Forbes
- 1 Boston Herald (Boston, Massachusetts), 02 SEP 1931, p. 15, Obituary for spouse Isabel Clarke Forbes.
- 2 Federal Census, MA, Suffolk County, 1900, Boston Ward 11, E.D. 1316, Sheet 8B, Image 16 of 43.
- 3 Find A Grave, (accessed 05/23/2019).
- 4 Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915, Death record for Francis B Forbes.
- 5 Massachusetts, U.S., Marriage Records, 1840-1915, Marriage record for son James G Forbes and Margaret T Winthrop.
- 6 New York City, Compiled Marriage Index, 1600s-1800s, Marriage record for Frank Forbes and Isabelle Clarke.
- 7 New York Marriages, 1686-1980, Marriage record for Frank Blackwell Forbes and Isabel Clarke.
- 8 U.S., Newspaper Extractions from the Northeast, 1704-1930, New York Evening Post, 09 MAY 1867, Wedding notice for Frank B Forbes and Isabel Clarke.
- 9 U.S., Passport Applications, 1795-1925, 23 AUG 1919, Application for son James Grant Forbes.
- 10 U.S., Passport Applications, 1795-1925, 21 SEP 1923, Application for spouse Isabel Clarke Forbes.
- 11 U.S., Passport Applications, 1795-1925, 10 APR 1920, Application for spouse Isabel C Forbes.
- 12 Roberts, Gary Boyd, The Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants to the American Colonies or the United States (2 vols.), Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co. (2008), 573.
- 13 Roberts, Gary Boyd, The Royal Descents of 900 Immigrants to the American Colonies, Quebec, or the United States ( 2 vols.), Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company (2018), 923.
- 14 Tayler, Alistair and Henrietta, The House of Forbes, Aberdeen: Aberdeen University Press Limited (1937), 385.