Forrest of Morborne, Cambridgeshire
Morborne is in Huntingdonshire, which is now part of Cambridgeshire.
- Sources yet to be consulted:
All Saints Church, Morborne.
See street view
Sir Myles Forrest,
(SW of Peterborough,
mar Elizabeth Colly
[dau of Anthony Colly,
- Sir Anthony Forrest, MP,
bapt 27 Sept 1573, apparently at his mother's home place of Glaston,
educ Emmanuel College, Cambridge (entered 1591),
knighted 20 Aug 1604,
MP for Wallingford 1624-1626,
died 6 Mar 1631, age 57 yrs.
- Isabella Forrest,
or Isabel, NOT Mary,
bapt Morborne, 27 July 1575,
mar George Lynne and had issue.
- Elizabeth Forrest,
mar Sir Arthur Denny, Knt. and had issue.
They settled in Tralee, Co.Kerry.
From old map
Surveyed: 1885 to 1887.
The Manor Farm was a Forest property.
The house was built around 1692 and there are remains of a moat.
Above the doorway are the arms of Forest of Morborne with the initials "P.F." and date 1692.
See modern satellite view
and street view