Bethany Cordelia Fortenberry was born 24 December 1839 to Hugh Pittman Fortenberry (1811-1894) and Obedience Lee (1817) and died 18 October 1896 of unspecified causes. She married Nelson Columbus Forbes (1832-1909) 4 December 1860 in Marion Co.. Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from the United States, England, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Russia, Ukraine, Italy.
|Offspring of Bethany Cordelia Fortenberry and Nelson Columbus Forbes (1832-1909)|
|William Nelson Forbes (1861-1905)||19 August 1861 Marion County||1 February 1905 Columbia, Marion County|| Kiturah Leona Ball (1866-1925)|