Almon James FORISTER was born 10 Apr. 1876 in Alabama.He died 23 Jan. 1924 and is buried in the Bucksville Cemetery in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.I found him on the 1880 Tuscaloosa Co., AL Census with parents and siblings.They were listed as FORRESTER.His father was D.H. FORRESTER born ca. 1850 in Alabama.Married Sarah Jane RICHEY 3 Oct. 1872 in Jefferson Co., AL.They had the following children:
Setta "Settie" FORISTER born 10 Aug. 1874 in AL. She married Cicero P. BAUGH and she died in 1939
Almon James FORISTER married May Ola SNIDER
Robert FORRESTER b. ca. Nov. 1879 in AL
David Hubbard FORISTER b. 4 Mar. 1885; d. Nov. 1963.Married to Annabell MOSES
Curry Ellis FORISTER b. 1890; d. 1956.Married to Alma BAXTER.
Also found on the 1880 Census record that Sarah Jane RICHEY's brother, Curry RICHEY lived with them during this time.He was 17 years of age so born ca. 1833 in AL.
And D.H. FORRESTER has a sister who married a BRECKFIELD and had a son named Henry BRECKFIELD b. ca. 1841 in TN.
Any information on this family would be appreciated. TIA, Phoebe Forister