Capt. William Hezekiah Forrest (CSA)

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William Hezekiah Forrest

Birthdate:
Death: Died in Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Forrest and Marian Forrest
Husband of Mary Forrest
Father of Libby Forrest and John Forrest
Brother of Fanny Forrest, twin; Lt Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest (CSA); Col. Jeffrey Forrest (CSA); Lt. Col. Jessie Forrest (CSA); Capt. Aaron Forrest (CSA) and 2 others
Half brother of Had 3 sons Luxton and Had 1 daughter Luxton

Managed by: Kathleen Huckaby Yett
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About Capt. William Hezekiah Forrest (CSA)

William Hezekiah Forrest was born in 1825.

William ran slave businesses in St. Louis and Vicksburg, buying slaves from brother Aaron before resale. Their company was called Forrest and Maples. William had a home in Memphis and joined the Confederate Army 13 Jul 1861, rising to the rank of Captain. He was wounded 30 Apr 1863 in a charge against Col. Abel D. Streight at the battle of Sand Mountain in Days Gap, Alabama. William died in 1871.

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Capt. William Hezekiah Forrest (CSA)'s Timeline

1825
1825
1871
1871
Age 46
Memphis, Tennessee, United States
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