I. biographical name Edwin 1806-1872 American actor II. biographical name Nathan Bedford 1821-1877 American Confederate general

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  • Forrest — heißen in der Geografie folgende Orte: Forrest (Western Australia) Forrest (Illinois) Forrest (New Mexico) Forrest Township (Livingston County, Illinois) Forrest County Forrest ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Alexander Forrest… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Forrest — Forrest, IL U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 1225 Housing Units (2000): 504 Land area (2000): 0.626138 sq. miles (1.621689 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.626138 sq. miles (1.621689… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Forrest — Forrest, Edwin, geb. 1806 in Philgdelphia, trat zuerst 1820 in Philadelphia auf die Bühne. Bald darauf ging er mit einer Schauspielergesellschaft nach dem Westen, kehrte nach einigen Jahren nach dem Norden zurück u. wurde am Albany Theater in New …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Forrest — Forrest, 1) Edwin, nordamerikan. Schauspieler, geb. 9. März 1806 in Philadelphia, gest. daselbst 12. Dez. 1872, betrat schon 1817 die Bühne seiner Vaterstadt in einer Frauenrolle, besuchte später mit einer Schauspielertruppe den Westen, wurde… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Forrest — m English: transferred use of the surname, which originated as a local name for someone who lived in or by an enclosed wood, Old French forest …   First names dictionary

  • Forrest — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.  Pour l’article homophone, voir Forest. Sommaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Forrest — The word Forrest occurs in a number of names of places, persons, or locations.In almost all its forms, it is ultimately descended from the family name Forrest , originally Scottish or English and meaning dweller in a forest . Forrest is popular… …   Wikipedia

  • Forrest — /ˈfɒrəst/ (say foruhst) noun 1. Alexander, 1849–1901, Australian explorer and stock and station agent; his explorations led to the opening up of much valuable grazing land between the De Grey River, WA, and Port Darwin. 2. David, pen name of… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Forrest — 1 Original name in latin Forrest Name in other language Forrest State code AU Continent/City Australia/Sydney longitude 35.31499 latitude 149.12859 altitude 583 Population 1191 Date 2013 03 11 2 Original name in latin Forrest Name in other… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Forrest — This name derives from the Olde French forest , (Late Latin forestis , a derivative of foris meaning outside ). The reference was originally to the woods around a manor house, and the surname was either topographic for someone who lived in or… …   Surnames reference

  • Forrest — Sp Fòrestas Ap Forrest L JAV: apyg. (Misisipės v ja), g tė (Ilinojaus v ja) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

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