Deacon Edward Fobes

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Deacon Edward Fobes

Also Known As: "Forbes"
Birthdate: (88)
Birthplace: Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony
Death: 1731 (84-92)
Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Col. John Forbes and Constant Briggs
Husband of Elizabeth Fobes and Mary Fobes
Father of Elizabeth Keith; John Fobes; Mary Forbes; Bethiah Keith; Hannah Keith and 4 others
Brother of Mary Forbes; Joshua Fobes; John Forbes; Lt. William Fobes; Deacon Caleb Forbes and 1 other

Managed by: Richard Frank Henry
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About Deacon Edward Fobes

From the Find A Grave page on Edward Fobes:

Birth: 1651 - Massachusetts, USA

Death: 1731 - Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA

Edward was a deacon and took an active part in public service, serving often as a juror and elected to several terms as Bridgewater's representative to the General Court of Massachusetts. He owned and operated a sawmill.

Family links:


  • John Fobes (1608 - 1661)
  • Constant Mitchell Fobes (1614 - 1661)

Burial: Vernon Street Cemetery, Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA

Created by: Bill Velde

  • Record added: May 31, 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 70661718
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Deacon Edward Fobes's Timeline

Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony
March 20, 1677
Age 34
Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony
Age 36
Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony
September 7, 1681
Age 38
Bridgewater, MA, USA
October 11, 1683
Age 40
Bridgewater, Plymouth Colony
March 31, 1686
Age 43
Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
February 9, 1688
Age 45
Bridgewater, Plymouth County, New Plymouth Colony
May 20, 1689
Age 46
Bridgewater, Plymouth County, New Plymouth Colony
August 24, 1692
Age 49
Bridgewater, Plymouth, Mass., USA
July 24, 1698
Age 55
Bridgewater (Plymouth) Massachussetts