John FORBES

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Court Record*John Forbes is surety for the wedding of Abraham Flemming and Fanny Martin in Bedford County, 26 Nov 1772.1 
Court RecordJohn Forbes is surety for the wedding of Samuel Fleming and Elizabeth Rutherford in Bedford County, 5 Aug 1774.1 
Property*John Forbis acquired 400 acres in Bedford County on 20 Oct 1779, adjacent to Andrew Hairston, Fleming, Parrow and Hauston.2 
PropertyJohn Forbes acquired 346 acres in Bedford County on south branches of possum Creek including the head of a branch of Beaver Creek, adjacent his own lines, Chandler, Charles Caffry and Lynch, on 1 September 1780.2 

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S3096] Dennis, Earle S, and Jane E. Smith. Marriage Bonds of Bedford County, Virginia, 1755-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co, 1975. Print., Personal Collection - printed book.
  2. [S3125] Hudgins, Dennis R. Cavaliers and Pioneers: Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants : Volume Eight, 1779-1782. Richmond, Va: Virginia Genealogical Society, 2005. Print., Personal Collection - printed book.
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