Ann French

about 1700–
Markfield, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ann

Ann French was born about 1700, in Markfield, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom. She married Thomas Sharman on 10 July 1723, in Wanlip, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Sharman
1698–
Ann French
1700–
Marriage: 10 July 1723
John Sharman
1723–
Jno. Sharman
1723–
Ann Sharman
1725–
William Sharman
1737–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 July 1723
Wanlip, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

World Events (2)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 101

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

Age 115

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

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)

  • Ann in entry for Ann Sharman, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • Anne French, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • Ann in entry for William Sharman, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"

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