Heroes, Heritage, and History

Two Soldiers

David Taylor FrenchAge: 42 years18471889

Name
David Taylor French
Birth February 9, 1847 29 27
Birth of a sisterSusan E. French
January 6, 1851 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherArthur Allen French
November 16, 1853 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherChristopher French
March 18, 1858 (Age 11 years)

Death of a brotherChristopher French
March 18, 1858 (Age 11 years)

Marriage of a siblingWilliam Henry FrenchMary Elizabeth HulenView this family
July 25, 1858 (Age 11 years)
Marriage of a siblingJohn Enos FrenchMartha Ellen GiffinView this family
February 13, 1866 (Age 19 years)
Note: Marriage Certificate found in Martha’s Civil War pension claim says 15 February 1866
Marriage of a siblingAlexander McGahanMargaret Martha FrenchView this family
August 16, 1866 (Age 19 years)
Census June 13, 1870 (Age 23 years) Age: 22
MarriageElizabeth J. McMorrisView this family
December 4, 1870 (Age 23 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary E (Polly) Leatherman
about 1870 (Age 22 years)
Marriage of a siblingArthur Allen FrenchElla Frances DonaldsonView this family
April 19, 1877 (Age 30 years)
Death of a sisterMargaret Martha French
May 6, 1877 (Age 30 years)

MarriageHarriet Jane EtnireView this family
December 4, 1884 (Age 37 years)
Death of a fatherSamuel S. French
April 11, 1886 (Age 39 years)

Source:
gravestone
Death of a motherNancy Anne Ingram
July 1888 (Age 41 years)

Source:
gravestone
Death June 22, 1889 (Age 42 years)

Burial
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 1, 1838Helt Twp., Vermillion Co., Indiana, USA
11 months
elder brother
23 months
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
10 months
elder brother
18 months
elder brother
21 months
himself
4 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
Family with Elizabeth J. McMorris - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 4, 1870Coles Co., Illinois, USA
Family with Harriet Jane Etnire - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 4, 1884Coles Co., Illinois, USA

CensusSamuel French Household, 1870

NameAgeSexRaceOccupationAssetsBirthplaceEduMales > 18
French Samuel54MWBlacksmith1500/600Indiana1
———— Anna52FWKeeping HouseKentucky
———— Taylor22MWWagonmaker200/200Illinois1
———— Arthur17MWTending SchoolIllinois1

Marriage
Book J, Page 196
Burial