About Edward Burnett (Forbes)
Edward emigrated to Philadelphia, U.S.A. in 1909 from Kingston, Jamaica. His family name was given as Forbes and his given name as Edward Burnett. The story passed down is that his parent (s) died at an early age and he was fostered by a Mabel and Henry Forbes, hence the family name of Forbes.
Added by Raymond West, March 19th, 2010