Forest Hill History

 The remembrance of an era of a once active and bustling community, welded together by the bonds of friendship, fellowship, and concerns for the well being of their neighbors.


Compiled and written by:

 Bertha Light


 Reorganized, retyped and exhibits added by Robert Francis Bliss

(The 2nd Great Grandson of Stebbins Clark Bliss)

March 2003



Broadband Version

History of Forest Hill

Webpage Text Only Version

History of Forest Hill Main section of the book



Appendix A - Riley Dexter First White Child Buried in Clinton

Appendix B - Bliss Family History & Obituary of Henry Bliss

Appendix C - Obituary of Sidney J Bliss

Appendix D - Obituary of Mrs. Merritt Temple (Sabrina Hortensia Bliss)

Appendix E - Obituary of H Glenn Bliss

Appendix F - Obituary of Earl Bliss

Appendix G - Obituary of Lucretia L. Temple

Appendix H - Obituary of Roe S Temple

Appendix  I - Obituary of Henry Boss

Appendix  J - Obituary of Dora Bell Boss & Francis Bucklin

Appendix K - Obituary of Christian Martens

Appendix L - Obituary of Mrs. Nellie Broughton Mossman

Appendix M - Obituary of Lillie E. Hildreth Welton

Appendix N  - Obituary of Dr. Peter Banta

Appendix O - Obituary of Robert Landers

Appendix P  - Obituary of Lucinus Young & Ira Thome

Appendix Q - Obituary Geo Hildreth Sears Gardner Sterling Bristol

Appendix R - Obituary of Jennie Kleckner

Appendix S  - Obituary of Clarence Schafer

Appendix T - Obituary of Elizabeth Fedewa

Appendix U  - Obituary John Martens Johanna Martens Daughter of John & Johanna

Appendix V  - Obituary of Charles E Bills

Appendix W  - Orpha & Orel Hildreth

Appendix Y1 - Leon Schumaker Retires

Appendix Y2 - Dorretta Krumm & Henry Witt Wed

Appendix Y3 - Emma Schrader & Edward Laucht Wed

Appendix Y4 - Golden Anniversary Schroede - Obituary of Mrs. Fred Schroeder

Appendix Y5 -1870 Clinton County MI Census

Appendix Y6 - 1830 Original Deed to land in Riley Township