Peter Forshee was born in Canada in 1808 and married Sophronia Walker, born in USA. They had eight children, Amanda, b.1837, Martha, b.c1839, Janet, b.c1840, William, b.c1844, James, b.c1843, Silas, b.c1847, Henry, b.c1849 and Byron, b.c1851.
Amanda lived and married in Canada, Silas I think moved to the U.S. He is reputed to be a former Mayor of Buffalo, NY, as yet unproven and was living in Rock Creek, Ashtabula, Ohio for the 1880 census.
Distant relatives please contact me. All information gladly exchanged.