Forrest Crissey

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General Information

Name: Forrest Crissey

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry

Born: 1864 in Stockton, New York

Deceased: 1943 in Geneva, Illinois

Illinois Connection

At the time of his death, Forrest lived in Geneva, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

In 1877 when Forrest was 13 his family moved to Marengo, Illinois. In the early 1880's he took a job at the Geneva weekly paper, The Patrol. He spent the rest of his life as a writer and a novelist.

Published Works

  • Tattlings of a Retired Politician , Clarkson, 1904
  • Where Opportunity Knocks Twice, The Reilly & Britton, 1914
  • Moving Money, Brinks Express Company, 1929
  • Alexander Legge 1866-1933, Privately Printed, 1936
  • The Country Boy, Fleming H. Revell Company, 1903

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Where Opportunity Knocks Twice

Release Date: 1914

Literary Awards

External Links

Forrest Crissey on WorldCat

Forrest Crissey on Amazon


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