Hon. Asa French1

M, b. 1829, d. 1903
     Hon. Asa French was born in 1829.2 He graduated in 1851 from Yale B.A., Harvard, 1853, Ll.B.3 He married secondly Sophie Briggs on 26 October 1858 in Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.4 Hon. Asa French died in 1903.2

Child of Hon. Asa French and Sophie Briggs

Citations

  1. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 69 p. xlviii.
  2. [S189] Frederick A. Virkus, Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy, Vol. 2. p. 142.
  3. [S189] Frederick A. Virkus, Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy, Vol. 1 p. 613.
  4. [S89] Family Search, LDS probably Roxbury Vital Records.

Bessie E. French1

F, b. 12 February 1884
     Bessie E. French was born on 12 February 1884.1 She was the daughter of William French and Minto Grieve.1

Citations

  1. [S226] 1901 Canadian Census.

Charles E. French1

M
     Charles E. French married Abbie H. Jones.1

Child of Charles E. French and Abbie H. Jones

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, New Hampshire, Marriage Records, 1637-1947.

Charlotte Mae French1

F, b. circa 1876
     Charlotte Mae French was born circa 1876 in Goffstown, New Hampshire.1 She was the daughter of Charles E. French and Abbie H. Jones.1 Charlotte Mae French married George Edward Sewall, son of James Edward Sewall and Adelinda Louisa Barnes, on 25 December 1897 in Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire.1

Child of Charlotte Mae French and George Edward Sewall

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, New Hampshire, Marriage Records, 1637-1947.
  2. [S207] 1910 US Census, Winchester, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

David French1

M
     David French married Comfort Ring.

Child of David French and Comfort Ring

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 29.

Capt. David French1

M, b. 14 August 1804, d. 24 September 1877
     Capt. David French. Farmer.1 He was born on 14 August 1804 in Mt. Vernon, Maine.1 He was the son of David French and Comfort Ring.1 Capt. David French married Sophronia Eaton, daughter of Isaac Eaton and Almira Sewall, on 31 December 1843 in Chesterville, Maine.2 Capt. David French died on 24 September 1877 in Mt. Vernon ?, Maine, at the age of 73.1

Children of Capt. David French and Sophronia Eaton

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 29.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Maine Marriages, 1771-1907.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900.
  4. [S209] 1870 US Census.

David Wilfred French1

M, b. 19 May 1891
     David Wilfred French was born on 19 May 1891 in Richmond, Lennox and Addington, Ontario.2,1 He was the son of William French and Minto Grieve.2

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909.
  2. [S226] 1901 Canadian Census.

Edna Pearl French1,2

F, b. 2 February 1881
     Edna Pearl French was born on 2 February 1881.1 She was the daughter of William French and Minto Grieve.1 Edna Pearl French was living in Moosejaw, Saskatchewan, in March 1923 when her sister Minto names her as next of kin.3

Citations

  1. [S226] 1901 Canadian Census.
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909.
  3. [S232] Ancestry.com, Seattle Passenger and Crew Lists, 1882-1957, 1923.

Emelyn Louisa French1,2

F, b. 12 July 1861
     Emelyn Louisa French was born on 12 July 1861 in Braintree, Massachusetts.3 She was the daughter of Hon. Asa French and Sophie Briggs.1 The marriage of Emelyn Louisa French and Rev. Jotham Bradbury Sewall was registered in the quarter ending September 1909 in the Liverpool, England Registration District.2

Citations

  1. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 69 p. xlviii.
  2. [S120] Free BMD.
  3. [S189] Frederick A. Virkus, Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy, Vol. 2. p. 142.

Emma French1

F, b. circa 1850
     Emma French was born circa 1850 in Mount Vernon, Maine.1 She was the daughter of Capt. David French and Sophronia Eaton.1

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900.

Flora Ella French1

F, b. 22 June 1846, d. after 1930
     Flora Ella French was born on 22 June 1846 in Mount Vernon, Maine.1 She was the daughter of Capt. David French and Sophronia Eaton.1 Flora Ella French married Byron Severance on 4 November 1874.1 Flora Ella French died after 1930.

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 29.

Freeman French

M

Child of Freeman French

George F. French1

M, b. circa 1835
     George F. French was born circa 1835.2 He was the son of Freeman French. George F. French married Lucretia Hamlin Titcomb, daughter of William Titcomb and Salome Delano, on 16 May 1860 in Boston, Massachusetts.1,2

Citations

  1. [S24] Sarah Elizabeth Titcomb, Early New England People, p. 178.
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.

Harold A. French1

M, b. 30 January 1894
     Harold A. French was born on 30 January 1894.1 He was the son of William French and Minto Grieve.1

Citations

  1. [S226] 1901 Canadian Census.

Henry Sewall Gerrish French1

M, b. 27 April 1807, d. 14 February 1842
     Henry Sewall Gerrish French was born on 27 April 1807.1 He was the son of Joel French and Susannah Gerrish.1 Henry Sewall Gerrish French graduated in 1834 from Yale College and Andover Theological Seminary, 1837. Licensed to preach April 11, 1837. Ordained an evangelist, Concord, Sept. 19, 1837. Sailed for Siam, as missionary of the American Board, July 6, 1838, reaching Singapore, Oct. 23, 1838, and Bangkok, May 1839.1 He married Sarah Catharine Allison, daughter of Andrew Allison and Sarah Carter Bronson, on 9 April 1839 in Concord, New Hampshire, so it is recorded but 1837 is a much more probable date in view of the travel arrangements.1 Henry Sewall Gerrish French died on 14 February 1842 in Bangkok, Siam, at the age of 34.1

Citations

  1. [S436] N.F. Carter, Native ministry of New Hampshire, p. 65.

Joel French1

M
     Joel French married Susannah Gerrish, daughter of Lt. Col. Henry Gerrish and Martha Clough, on 29 March 1804 in Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire.2

Child of Joel French and Susannah Gerrish

Citations

  1. [S4] Sandra MacLean Clunies, Clunies files.
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com, New Hampshire, Marriage Records Index, 1637-1947.
  3. [S436] N.F. Carter, Native ministry of New Hampshire, p. 65.

John C. French1

M, b. 11 March 1856
     John C. French was born on 11 March 1856 in Mount Vernon, Maine.2 He was the son of Capt. David French and Sophronia Eaton.1

Citations

  1. [S209] 1870 US Census.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900.

Lucinda French

F
     Lucinda French married John S. Moore.

Child of Lucinda French and John S. Moore

Lydia French1

F
     Lydia French married Amasa Manley.1

Child of Lydia French and Amasa Manley

Citations

  1. [S474] George Thomas Little, Genealogy of Maine, p. 1108.

Mary Ann French1

F
     Mary Ann French married Robert Blackburn.1

Child of Mary Ann French and Robert Blackburn

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1857-1924, Carleton, 1899.

Mary Jane French

F
     Mary Jane French married Rufus C. Bradford.

Child of Mary Jane French and Rufus C. Bradford

Melvin Hubbard French

M, b. circa 1848, d. 13 February 1936
     Melvin Hubbard French was born circa 1848 in Mount Vernon, Maine. He was the son of Capt. David French and Sophronia Eaton. Melvin Hubbard French married Florence Beele Hewson, daughter of William Hewson, on 13 February 1878 in Lincoln, Ontario.1 Melvin Hubbard French died on 13 February 1936 in South Haven, Michigan.2

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1801-1928.
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com, Michigan, Deaths and Burials Index, 1867-1995.

Milford T. French1

M, b. 1 May 1853, d. 29 February 1948
     Farmer. Milford T. French was born on 1 May 1853 in Maine.2 He was the son of Capt. David French and Sophronia Eaton.3 Milford T. French married Elcena A. Green, daughter of Gilbert L. Green and Agnes Noble, on 15 February 1893 in South Haven, Michigan.1 Milford T. French died on 29 February 1948 in South Haven, Michigan, at the age of 942 and was buried on 2 March 1948 in South Haven, Michigan.2

Citations

  1. [S89] Family Search, Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995.
  3. [S209] 1870 US Census.

Minto Cordella French1

F, b. 27 September 1889
     Minto Cordella French was born on 27 September 1889 in Richmond, Lennox and Addington, Ontario. This registration was made by declaration by her elder sister Edna Pearl French with the family bible as a record, 20 September 1944.2 She was the daughter of William French and Minto Grieve.3 A Minto C. French was living at Yorkton, MacKenzie, Saskatchewan, in 1913.4

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909.
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909, 1889.
  3. [S226] 1901 Canadian Census.
  4. [S232] Ancestry.com, Henderson's Yorkton Alphabetical Directory for 1913.

Percival Forsythe French1,2

M, b. 9 February 1888
     Percival Forsythe French. Farmer.3 He was born on 9 February 1888 in Richmond, Lennox and Addington, Ontario.2 He was the son of William French and Minto Grieve.1

Citations

  1. [S226] 1901 Canadian Census.
  2. [S232] Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909.
  3. [S232] Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909. Registered by declaration 19 January 1944.

Philip French1

M

Child of Philip French

Citations

  1. [S80] Arthur Meredyth Burke, Prominent Families, Livingston.

Randall William French

M, b. 4 January 1922, d. 8 May 2006
     Randall William French was born on 4 January 1922. He was the son of Schuyler French and Katherine Bertha Asselstine. Randall William French married Frances Irene Brooks on 26 February 1944.1 Randall William French died on 8 May 2006 in Gananoque, Ontario, at the age of 84.2

Citations

  1. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://boards.ancestry.co.uk/…
  2. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 40472669."

Schuyler French

M, b. 21 July 1882, d. 9 November 1940
     Farmer of Richmond, Ontario.1 Schuyler French was born on 21 July 1882 in Ontario. He was the son of William French and Minto Grieve. Schuyler French married Katherine Bertha Asselstine, daughter of Whitney Asselstine and Matilda Martin, on 4 October 1905 in Richmond, Lennox and Addington, Ontario.2,1 Schuyler French died on 9 November 1940 at the age of 58.

Children of Schuyler French and Katherine Bertha Asselstine

Citations

  1. [S34] Unverified internet information, Ontario Marriage Registrations @ http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~maryc/ont1923p2.htm (December 2008).
  2. [S463] 1891 Canadian Census , Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1857-1924. Lennox and Addington.
  3. [S232] Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada Deaths, 1869-1934. Lennox, 1921.

Stanley Goodwin French Jr.1

M, b. 17 May 1935, d. 21 October 2011
     Stanley Goodwin French Jr. was born on 17 May 1935 in Weston, Massachusetts.2 He died on 21 October 2011 in Rumford, Maine, at the age of 76.2

Stanley Goodwin French, 76
1935 - 2011
RUMFORD -- Stanley Goodwin French, 76, of Round Pond, Isle au Haut, and Rumford, died peacefully on Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, at the Rumford Hospital with his loving family by his side.
Stanley was born in Weston, Mass., on May 17, 1935, and was the son of Stanley Goodwin French and Mary Hubbard French.
Stanley was married on Aug. 26, 1961, to Susannah Sewall Alden, who survives him. He is survived by his children, Jennifer French Foster and her husband Henry (Hank) of Rumford, and Aaron French of Portland; and by his grandchildren, Sara Mae Parlin, and Thomas Willard Parlin of Rumford. Other survivors include his sister, Katherine Lyon French of Cambridge, Mass; and nieces and nephews of whom he was very fond. He was predeceased by his sister, Anne Elizabeth (Betty) Jacobs.
Stanley attended Meadowbrook, The Cambridge School of Weston and graduated from Choate. He served in the Army for four years and then received his BA and MA from Boston University. He went on to receive his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin in Madison. His doctoral thesis was on the history of cemeteries in the United States. From 1967 to 1979 he was a professor of American Intellectual and Social History at California State University Northridge. He believed strongly in the importance of upkeep and preservation of cemeteries for their historical value and served as a board member of the Muscongus Cemetery Association.
He spent summers on Isle au Haut from the time he was a child. When he married he continued to summer there. After leaving California, the family settled in Round Pond on the coast of Maine.2

Citations

  1. [S160] New York Times, 21 Feb 1961.
  2. [S205] Newspaper, Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram, Oct. 25, 2011.

Susannah French1

F, b. 1723, d. July 1789
     Susannah French was baptised in 1723. She was the daughter of Philip French.2 Susannah French married Governor William Livingston, son of Philip Livingston, "Second Lord of the Manor" and Catharine Van Brugh, in 1745.1 Susannah French died in July 1789 in Elizabeth Town.3

Children of Susannah French and Governor William Livingston

Citations

  1. [S44] George Dangerfield, Chancellor Livingston, chart.
  2. [S80] Arthur Meredyth Burke, Prominent Families, Livingston.
  3. [S205] Newspaper, New-York Daily Gazette, 21 July 1789.