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David Forman

David Forman, American army officer, jurist.

Background

  • Forman, David was born on November 3, 1745 in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States. Son of Joseph and Elizabeth (Lee) Forman.

  • Education

    • Educated College of New Jersey.

    Career

    • Suppressed Loyalist uprising in Monmouth County, 1776. Commissioned brigadier general New Jersey Militia, 1777. Commanded Jersey Militia at Battle of Germantown, 1777.

      Attached to Major General Charles Lee’s staff by General Washington’s order. Judge Monmouth County Court of Common Pleas.

    Connections

    • Married Ann Marsh, February 28, 1767, 11 children.
    • father: Joseph Forman
    • mother: Elizabeth (Lee) Forman
    • spouse: Ann Marsh
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    Born November 3, 1745
    Died September 12, 1797
    (aged 51)
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