TV and Movie Actor
- 5th Generation — 2nd Great-grandfather of James Spader
- Ahnentafel No:
- Jacob Forster IV
- Louisa Webb
- Birth Date:
- 9 Jul 1846
- Birth Location:
- Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts
- Christening Date:
- Christening Location:
- Death Date:
- 15 May 1896
- Death Location:
- onboard the steamer Puritan of the Fall River line, New York, New York
- Burial Date:
- Burial Location:
- Spouse Name:
- Anita Damon Lyon
- Marriage Date:
- 5 Sep 1871
- Marriage Location:
- Charlestown (now Boston), Suffolk, Massachusetts
- Elizabeth Thompson Forster
Edward Jacob Forster
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Sources for Edward Jacob Forster
- 1 Boston Post (Boston, Massachusetts), 16 MAY 1896, pp. 1, 6, Obituary for Dr. Edward Jacob Forster, Newspapers.com (Digital Library), www.newspapers.com.
- 2 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Cambridge, Vol. 1, p. 261, Birth record for Edward Jacob Forster.
- 3 Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, Milton, Vol. 470, p. 495, Marriage for Frederick Bowditch and daughter Elizabeth Forster, New England Historic Genealogical Society (Online Database).
- 4 Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, Charlestown, Vol. 236, p. 161 Marriage for Edward Jacob Forster and Anita Damon Lyon, New England Historic Genealogical Society (Online Database).
- 5 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1872, Vol. 26, p. 102, Marriage announcement for Edward Jacob Forster and Anita Damon Lyon.
- 6 Forster, Edward Jacob, M.D., The Pedigree and Descendants of Jacob Forster, Sen. of Charlestown, Mass., Charlestown: C.S. Wason and Co. (1870), 14, 25, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
- 7 Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, Descendants of the Reverend Francis Higginson: First Teacher in the Massachusetts Bay Colony of . . ., Unknown: Privately printed (1910), 37, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
- 8 Thompson, Rev. Leander, Memorial of James Thompson, of Charlestown, Mass., 1630-1642, and Woburn, Mass., 1642-1682; and Eight Generations . . ., Boston: Press of L. Barta and Co. (1887), 113, Google Books (Digital Library).
- 9 Vose, Ellen F, comp., Robert Vose and His Descendants, Boston, Mass.: Privately Printed (1932), 213, Ancestry.com (Online Database).