William Forster (1794 – 1866) in Winterset, Iowa

William Forster is my 3rd Great Grandfather He was born in New Garden, Guilford County North Carolina.  New Garden was a mostly Quaker community and William came from Quaker roots.  He migrated to Winterset Iowa, where this article finds him. Winterset Iowa was then and still is a very small town.  Laid out in 1849, by 1860… Continue reading William Forster (1794 – 1866) in Winterset, Iowa