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Children of Thomas Carr Forrest and Etta Ernest Ground:

     717.        i.   Beryl Virginia Forrest, born 2 August 1894, died 4 July 1895, buried Forreston Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas.[2766]

     718.       ii.   Thomas Carr Forrest, Jr., born 19 January 1896, Forreston, Ellis County, Texas, died 22 December 1968, Dallas, Tex as.[2767] He married 26 April 1921, Ellis County, to Ruth Alice Pickett,[2768] died 4 February 1979, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.[2769]

Two children: Barbara Penn Forrest, born 29 October 1924, married in October 1943, to Charles E. Washburn; and Ernestine Forrest, born 23 November 1926, married in 1946, to Elmer F. McClain.

Dallas Morning News, 23 December 1968: T. Carr Forrest, 72, of 6131 Northaven Road, board chairman of Forrest & Cotton, Inc., and a consulting engineer for more than forty-six years. He was a native of Forreston, Ellis County. He graduated from Trinity University and Texas A & M. He was a former president of the National Society of Professional Engineers. Carr served in World War I. Survivors: his wife, and two daughters, Mrs. E. F. McClain, Fort Worth, and Mrs. C. E. Washburn, Dallas, and five grandchildren.[2770]

     719.      iii.   Ernest Edward Forrest, Sr., born 15 August 1899, Forreston, Ellis County, Texas, died 24 April 1966, Dallas, Tex as,[2771] buried Forreston Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas,[2772] married 14 March 1922, Ellis County, Texas, to Mary Forrest,[2773]



[2766] Tombstone, Forreston Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. “Beryl Virginia, dau. of T. C. and E. E. Forrest, born 2 August 1894, died 4 July 1895.”

[2767] Texas Death Record. Thomas Carr Forrest, born 19 January 1896, Forreston, Texas, died 22 December 1968, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas. Parents: T. Carr Forrest, Sr., Etta Earnie Ground. Male, white, age 72 years, married. Occupation: civil engineer, Forrest & Cotton. Residence: Dallas. Burial: Hillcrest Mausoleum, Dallas.

[2768] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Records. Thomas Car Forrest, Jr. to Ruth Pickett, 26 April 1921.

[2769] Texas Death Record. Ruth Pickett Forrest, died 4 February 1979, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.

[2770] T. Carr Forrest obituary, Dallas Morning News, Dallas, Texas, 23 December 1968, p. 21.

[2771] Texas Death Record. Edward Ernest Forrest, born 15 August 1899, Texas, died 24 April 1966, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, burial Forreston, Texas. Parents: T. C. Forrest, Etta E. Ground. Male, white, age 66 years, widowed. Occupation: reproduction manager, engineering.

[2772] Tombstone, Forreston Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. E. Ernest Forrest, Sr., born 15 August 1899, died 24 April 1966.

[2773] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Records. Edward Ernest Forrest to Mary Forrest, 14 March 1922.

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