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Newton Coleman FORRESTER[1, 2]

Male 1858 - 1944  (86 years)


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  • Name Newton Coleman FORRESTER 
    Born 4 Jun 1858  , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    • 4 Jun 1858 -> Forrester Bible records
      1858, GA -> age 22 on 1880 census
      1861, GA -> age 9 on 1870 census
    Gender Male 
    Census 1870  Militia District 844, Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Newton (9) appeared in the household of Colman Forister (52). He was at home. He was born in Georgia. The household included Ann (45), Edward (19), Martha (16), George (8), and Mary (6).

      Fannin County Forresters 1870
    Census 1880  Noontootla, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Newton (22) appeared in the household of Coleman Forester (62) as his son. He was a single farmer. He was literate. He was born in Georgia, his father was born in South Carolina, and his mother was born in Georgia. The household included "Anney" (59), Mary L. (16).

      Fannin County Forresters 1880
    Occupation Newport, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Postmaster 
    • "Newton was the first postmaster at Newport, Georgia."
    Died 13 Sep 1944  Morganton, Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried Aft 13 Sep 1944  Morganton, Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    Chastain Cemetery 
    Notes 
    • Name:
      Newton Coleman Forrester -> Forrester Bible records
      Newton -> 1880 census


      Connection to parents:
      *He is recorded in the Forrester Bible records with the other children of Coleman Forrester and Anna Carnes.
      *Named as Coleman Forester's son on the 1880 census
    Person ID I1880  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 3 Jun 2011 

    Father Coleman FORRESTER,   b. 9 Sep 1817, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1888 or 1889, , probably Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Anna CARNES,   b. Feb 1823, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1914, , Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 90 years) 
    Married 13 Jan 1842  , Lumpkin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F75  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Luticia Victoria CHASTAIN,   b. 8 Mar 1860, , , North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1944  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 23 Jul 1882  , Fannin County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F673  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S98] Forrester Bible Records*, Births, entry for Newton Coleman Forrester (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S284] 1880 Census. Georgia. Fannin County, pop. sch., Noontootley D.; 61; p. 700 (stamped); dwelling 79, family 79; Coleman Forester household; accessed ; 6 February 2008 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S338] 1870 Census. Georgia. Fannin County, pop. sch., Militia District 844; p. 45 (penned); dwelling 336, family 335; Colman Forister household; accessed; 16 February 2008 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S284] 1880 Census. Georgia. Fannin County, pop. sch., Noontootley D.; 61; p. 700 (stamped); dwelling 79, family 79; Coleman Forester household; accessed ; 6 February 2008 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S338] 1870 Census. Georgia. Fannin County, pop. sch., Militia District 844; p. 45 (penned); dwelling 336, family 335; Colman Forister household; accessed; 16 February 2008 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S352] Forrester Family - Facets of Fannin, p. 309 (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S96] Find A Grave. Databases*, entry for Newton Coleman Forrester (1858-1944), Memorial No. 51194506, Records of Chastain Cemetery, Fannin County, Georgia; record copyright J. Reece (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S96] Find A Grave. Databases*, entry for Newton Coleman Forrester (1858-1944), Memorial No. 51194506, Records of Chastain Cemetery, Fannin County, Georgia; record copyright J. Reece (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S333] Fannin County Marriage Books-Georgia's Virtual Vault, accessed; 15 February 2011; 1864-1894 , p. 327; Forrester-Chastain; 1882 (Reliability: 3).