John B is the son of Christian T Forney and his second wife, Catherine Bashore (sp?).Christian T was b. 1806 and d. ca 1860.You can find them in the 1850c PADauphin Co #114 in W Hanover Twp.
John B is the #8 child in Christian's family -- the 1860c PA/229 Dauphin Co/W Hanover gives more children born after the 1850c.Believe there were 14 children in all.
Please see #938 in the Forney GenForum --- where I gave the ancestry of this line --- from much research over more than 25 years --- some from "Sketches of the -----" by H. O. Folker ---- and much from the various census records, marriage records - birth and death records -- etc., etc. --
The siblings I have for John B are: (Barbara Strohm was the first wife of Christian T.) 1) 1. Emanuel 2. Mary Ann 3. Molly 4. Catherin 5. Dr. Christian Henry (many articles writen on him) 6. Lydia A (lived with brother, Dr. C H, worked within the Church of God and was a church musician.) 7. Jonathan 2) 8. John B. 9. Sarah J. b. 1850d. inf. 10. Susannahb. 1852d. inf. 11. Elmira/Almira1853-1867 12. Harriet Elizabethlived in Kansas 13. Emma Sm. John Pendcove 14. Wm W 1860-1900
1870c PA Susquehannah TwpP.O. Hummelstown12/13 Catherine 44 and William 10l/Susanna Rayson
1880c PAE Hsarrisburg John 31Ruhama 27Harry 7Katie 5 Wm 3
1900c PAJohn B - Ruhama and 4 new children in Dau/Penbrook T
Children I have for John B and Ruhama: 1. Harry S 2. Katie 3. William E 4. Elmer J 5. Florence L 6. Margaret E 7. Caroline E or Catherin E
1900c PAHarry S b. Aug 1872 Anna b. Jly 1872 Ralph b. Mch 1897 Royd b. May 1898 Robert b. June 1899 are in Harrisburg in Dauphin Co.
1910c Dau/lists Harry S and Anna M and 9 children.Robert F is age 10.
1910cRuhama57 has in her household: Wm E 3 Dessa (dl) 39 Alvah C Taylor (sl) 20 Margaret E "(d) 17 Earl F" (grs) NR Catherine E Forney (d) 10all born PA
Ruhama 66 was still alive in 1920 listed as a mother-in-law of Alvah C TaylorED 128/3 or 5Dau/Penbrook.
Christian Henry and his sister, Lydia are both still living in 1920.
1920cED 128/5 Dau/Penbrook Anna M 45 and 8 children listed
If this is NOT what you wanted, please let me know. I have not copied the 1930c records --- not many indexes!
Thanks for the maiden names of Ruhama, Anna M and Helen.