17 May 1833–9 June 1909 (Age 76)
Tennessee, United States
When Joseph Porter French was born on 17 May 1833, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Simon French, was 29 and his mother, Hulda Lyles, was 20. He married Emily Staley on 24 January 1861, in Moultrie, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in East Nelson Township, Moultrie, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Grant Township, Hitchcock, Nebraska, United States in 1900. He died on 9 June 1909, in Culbertson, Hitchcock, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Culbertson, Hitchcock, Nebraska, United States.
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