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20. Forest Leon4 Knox (Roy (William Roy)3, William Pearson2, William1)(8773) was born in Coffeyville, Montgomery County, Kansas on July 24, 1910.(8774) He grew up in Southern Kansas, primary in or near Coffeyville. The 1920 US census shows him at age 9 living with his parents at 910 1/2 Colorado Street in Coffeeville, Montgomery County, Kansas. By 1930 he had moved to the Los Angeles area of Southern California. During WW II he was in the U.S. Navy serving as a "Sea Bee". After the war he returned to reside in Southern California. He died on December 19, 1979 at the Veterans Nursing Home in Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California.(8775) He was buried at a cemetery in Riverside, Riverside County, California.(8776)

He married four times. In 1929 he married Thelma Boyette.(8777) Thelma Boyette was born in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas about 1910.(8778) About 1936 he married Ruth Ann Dwynell. Ruth Ann Dwynell was born in 1921. After 1939 he married Bessie. Bessie was born in Australia about 1920. On April 15, 1972 in Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada he married Miren Aintyane de Lasa during a civil ceremony by Curtis M. Eggers (J.P.).(8779) Miren Aintyane de Lasa was born probably sometime after 1910. (Additional notes for Miren Aintyane de Lasa(8780))

Forest Leon Knox and Thelma Boyette had the following child:

child 27 i. Fae (Leona Fae)5 Knox was born in Los Angeles County, California on September 30, 1930.(8781) She died in April 1967.(8782) About 1965 she married _____. _____ was born about 1930. (See _____ for the continuation of this line.)

Forest Leon Knox and Ruth Ann Dwynell had the following children:

child 28 ii. (stillborn-baby) Knox was born about 1937. He is deceased.(8783)

child 29 iii. Angie (Angelina Lee) Knox (still alive).

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