21 February 1746–18 July 1829 (Age 83)
Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
When John French was born on 21 February 1746, in Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Deacon Ephraim French, was 47 and his mother, Bethia Dean, was 40. He married Lydia Allen on 6 January 1771, in Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 18 July 1829, in Seekonk, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Newman Cemetery, East Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.