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Edward Forbes, 1817-1882

Nationality: British
Date of Birth: 1817
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: 1882.05.12
Place of Death: Cannes, France

Identity:

Rev. Edward Forbes was Chaplain of the English church in Paris.

Life:

Forbes was ordained in 1840. He was the priest in charge of St George's, Douglas, Isle of Man from 1847 to 1858. In 1860 he was Chaplain of the English Church in Paris in the rue d'Aguescan.

Bibliography:

Annual Register, London, 1882, p. 131.