Enoch French

23 September 1763–17 October 1837 (Age 74)
Redstone Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Enoch

When Enoch French was born on 23 September 1763, in Redstone Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Andrew French, was 32 and his mother, Martha Denison, was 18. He married Mary McElroy in 1788, in Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Menallen Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States in 1800 and German Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States in 1830. He died on 17 October 1837, in Redstone Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Dunlap Creek Presbyterian Cemetery, Redstone, Jefferson Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Enoch French
Mary McElroy
Marriage: 1788
Nancy French
Elisabeth French
William French
Jane Moore French
George M French
Mary French
?? French
Enoch French
Washington French
Rachel French
Rachel French

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    1788Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 13
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    Age 13
    The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
    1783 · A Free America
    Age 20
    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

    Name Meaning

    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.variant of Anglo-Norman French Frain .

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

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    Sources (5)

    • Enoch French, "United States Census, 1830"
    • Enoch French, "United States Census, 1790"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Enoch French - Individual or family possessions: birth: 23 September 1763; Redstone Twp, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States

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