The Forbes family includes a number of related people that founded, and have worked for, ''
Forbes ''Forbes'' () is an American business magazine owned by Integrated Whale Media Investments and the Forbes family (publishers), Forbes family. Published eight times a year, it features articles on finance, industry, investing, and marketing to ...

'' magazine. The family has close ties to
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Princeton University
, with their namesake
Forbes College The Malcolm S. Forbes Jr. '70 College is one of the six residential colleges that house all freshmen and sophomores at Princeton University. The College was a gift to the school by Malcolm Forbes, Malcolm S. Forbes Sr. '41 in 1984 in honor of hi ...
as one of Princeton's residential colleges. Noted members include: * Bertie Charles Forbes, a.k.a. B.C. Forbes (1880–1954), the founder of the magazine ** Bruce Charles Forbes (1916–1964), eldest son of B.C. Forbes **
Malcolm Stevenson Forbes
Malcolm Stevenson Forbes
(1919–1990), son and successor of B.C. Forbes ***
Steve Forbes Malcolm Stevenson "Steve" Forbes Jr. (; born July 18, 1947) is an American publishing executive and politician. Forbes was a candidate in the 1996
Steve Forbes
a.k.a. Malcolm Forbes Jr. (b, 1947), son of Malcolm Forbes, current editor-in-chief and former chairman, president, and CEO of the company ****
Moira Forbes Moira Forbes (born July 19, 1979) is an American American(s) may refer to: * American, something of, from, or related to the United States of America, commonly known as the United States The United States of America (USA), commonly known ...
(b. 1979), daughter of Steve Forbes ***
Christopher Forbes Christopher "Kip" Forbes () is vice chairman of the Forbes Publishing company. He attended St. Mark's School (Massachusetts), St. Mark's School in Southborough, Massachusetts, and Princeton University. His brother is Steve Forbes, who has made mu ...

Christopher Forbes
(b. 1950), son of Malcolm Forbes, former Vice Chairman and a Vice Chancellor of the American Association of the
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*** Robert Laidlaw Forbes, son of Malcolm Forbes ***
Tim Forbes Timothy C. Forbes () is a member of the Forbes publishing family and the son of Malcolm Forbes. The family owns the ''Forbes'' magazine chain. Forbes attended St. Mark's School (Massachusetts), St. Mark's School of Southborough, Massachusetts. He ...
, son of Malcolm Forbes and former president and chief operating officer American families of Scottish ancestry Business families of the United States {{US-stub