Eben Forbes

Male 1955 - 1975  (20 years)


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  • Name Eben Forbes 
    Born 7 Mar 1955  Redfield Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Jul 1975  Oswego, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 20 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    John Leonard Ladue Forbes,   b. Abt 1840, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (2 x Great Grandfather) 
    Helen Ella Gorman  (Great Grandmother) 
    Person ID I42878  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Eben A. Forbes,   b. 24 Aug 1933, Altmar, Albion Twp., Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 2016, Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Nancy Yvonne Yerdon 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F8017  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • (From the Pulaski Democrat, July 23, 1975)
      Eben J. Forbes, 20, of Richland was pronounced dead on. arrival at Oswego Hospital from injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident on Monday evening, July 14. Pulaski State Police said the Oswego county, coroner ruled death due to massive head injuries. Troopers said Mr. Forbes
      negotiated a curve on the North Fernwood Road, one tenth of a mile south of County Route 28 in the Town of Richland, then crossed the center line and ran off the road, striking guardrails.
      The motorcycle continued down an embankment, troopers said, and struck several small trees.
      Troopers blamed the crash on driver inexperience. The vehicle was owned by Donald C. Calvin, Richland, troopers said.
      Born March .7, 1955 in Oswego, he was the. son of Eben A. and Nancy Yerdon Forbes. He graduated from Pulaski Academy and Central School in 1973, and Mohawk Community College
      in June. He was active in high school sports and was a member of the Corner's Restaurant softball team. He was employed by the Arthur Hilliker electrical firm. Besides his parents, he is survived by two s'isters, Patricia A. and Linda S., both at home, and his maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs.
      Sterling Yerdon of Richfield. Funeralservices were held on Thursday, July 17 at 1p.m. at the Foster-Hax Funeral Home, Pulaski with the Rev.Richard A. Clay officiating. Burial was in Pulaski
      Cemetery.