Jamestown, PA High School Class of 1888
Photo found in the archives of the Forrest family of Mercer County. The family patriarch John Forrest was a veteran of the War of 1812, lived in Plaingrove with his son James.
He had two sons, James and William, and daughters (names unknown). William and his descendants lived in Jamestown and are buried in Parklawn Cemetery there.
William's sons, Henry Hutchinson Forrest and George Forrest were Civil War veterans. One or more of the people in this photo may be a Forrest family member.
Submitted by Frances Keller, descendant of George Forrest