Dallas A. French

5 January 1845–17 July 1887 (Age 42)
Burlington, Calhoun, Michigan, United States

The Life of Dallas A.

When Dallas A. French was born on 5 January 1845, in Burlington, Calhoun, Michigan, United States, his father, Thomas A. French, was 36 and his mother, Polly Sherwin Temple, was 35. He married Ida L. Loomis on 17 February 1870, in Ganges, Allegan, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Michigan, United States in 1870 and Ganges, Allegan, Michigan, United States in 1880. He died on 17 July 1887, in Allegan, Allegan, Michigan, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in Ganges, Allegan, Michigan, United States.

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Dallas A. French
Ida L. Loomis
Marriage: 17 February 1870
Larena French
Cora Bella French
Celia E. French
Leon D French

Spouse and Children

17 February 1870
Ganges, Allegan, Michigan, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Moving the State Capital

Age 2

The capital of Michigan was moved from Detroit to Lansing on March 17, 1847. The capital was moved to be further away from Canada, to encourage settlement and boost economy toward the inner regions of the state, and to make to capital more accessible to everyone statewide.

Age 18

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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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Sources (3)

  • Dallos A French, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Dallas French in household of Levi Loomis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Dallas A French in household of Polly French, "United States Census, 1850"

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