John French

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

The Life Summary of John

When John French was christened on 5 May 1723, in Great Tey, Essex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard French, was 43 and his mother, Jane Polley, was 30.

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Family Time Line

Richard French
1680–1747
Jane Polley
1693–
Hannah French
1711–1791
Martha Franch
1727–
Thomas French
1730–1779
Susanna French
1715–
Rebecca French
1717–
Jane French
1720–
Elizabeth French
1721–
John French
1723–
Richard French
1724–1725
Judith French
1734–1790

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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

(1997: 24588;2007: 48216; 2010: 63991)English:ethnic name for someone from France, from Middle English frensh, frenche ‘French’ (Old English frencisc), or in some cases, perhaps a nickname for someone who adopted French airs.

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

Possible Related Names

Frain
Ffrench

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