James French

Brief Life History of James

When James French was born in 1865, in Sudbury, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, William French, was 42 and his mother, Eliza Filer, was 42. He lived in Suffolk, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Brundon, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

William French
1823–
Eliza Filer
1823–1893
William French
1845–
Mary Ann French
1847–1924
Walter French
1849–1891
Ellen French
1854–
Elizabeth French
1856–
Eliza French
1859–
Emily French
1862–
James French
1865–
Maurice John French
1867–

Sources (7)

  • James French in household of William French, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • James French, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • James French in household of William French, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

1884

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

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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