Edward Forbes, SV/PROG 1

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Edward Forbes, SV/PROG 1

Birthplace: Templemichael, County Longford, Ireland
Death: Died in Bathurst, Albany District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Alexander Forbes and Jane Forbes
Husband of Harriet Forbes, SM/PROG
Father of Jane Buckley; Alexander Forbes and Harriet Forbes
Brother of Alexander Forbes, SV/PROG

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About Edward Forbes, SV/PROG 1

1820 British Settler


Edward Forbes 30, a shoemaker, together with his wife Harriet McDowell 27, and their 2 children, were members of Parker's Party of Settlers on theEast Indian.

Party originated from Cork, Ireland.

Departure Cork, Ireland 12 February 1820. Arrival Simon's Bay, Cape Town - 1 May 1820. Final Port Saldhana Bay.

Children :

  • Harriet Forbes 1
  • Alexander Forbes 2


Edward Forbes 1791- A shoemaker from Longford, Ireland, married to Harriet McDowell, sailed with William Scanlan's Free Party of Settlers with two children listed, Alexander 2 and Harriet 1.


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Edward Forbes, SV/PROG 1's Timeline

Templemichael, County Longford, Ireland
March 4, 1816
Age 26
Longford, Ireland
Age 27
Age 29
May 20, 1870
Age 80
Bathurst, Albany District, Eastern Cape, South Africa