John French

5 May 1723–
Great Tey, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John French was christened on 5 May 1723, in Great Tey, Essex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard French, was 34 and his mother, Jane Polley, was 30.

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Family Time Line

Richard French
1689–
Jane Polley
1693–
Susanna French
1715–
Martha Franch
1727–
Thomas French
1730–1779
Rebecca French
1717–
Hannah French
1718–
Jane French
1720–
Elizabeth French
1721–
John French
1723–
Richard French
1724–1725
Judith French
1734–1790

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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    Susanna French

    Female1715–Female

    Rebecca French

    Female1717–Female

    Hannah French

    Female1718–Female

    Female1720–Female

    Elizabeth French

    Female1721–Female

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World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish:1. ethnic name for someone from France, Middle English frensche, or in some cases perhaps a nickname for someone who adopted French airs. 2. variant of Anglo-Norman French Frain .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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