William Wray Forgey & Isis Browning

William Wray Forgey my great grandfather and his second wife Alice

William Wray Forgey was born in Jackson County, Indiana on 18 May 1862. His middle name, Wray, was his mother's maiden name. He farmed in Jackson County, Indiana until his death in 1933.

He married Isis Minerva Browning on 22 Jun 1890, in Jackson County, Indiana. She was the daughter of Richard Washington Browning and Mary Ann Callahan. 

Isis Minerva was born November 28, 1869 in Jackson County, Indiana and died February 1910 of Tuberculosis. She wrote a very moving letter just before her death with instructions regarding her funeral and care of her children. See letter here https://sites.google.com/site/theforgeys/isis-browning-forgey-s-letter

Children of William Wray Forgey & Isis Browning:

Inez, Cecil, Edna, Charles, Claude and Mona Marie

William Wray Forgey died on 20 Dec 1933, in Jackson County, Indiana. He is buried in Freetown Cemetery along with Isis.


Isis Minera Browning my great grandmother

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