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Forrest Crissey

Born: 1864 in Stockton, New York
Pen Name: None

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

Biography: 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.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction; Non-Fiction; Poetry

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers; Children

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