Samuel S. French, 18171886 (aged 69 years)

Birth calculated March 19, 1817
Source:

computed from gravestone

Occupation
Blacksmith

6th President of the United States
John Quincy Adams
March 4, 1825 (aged 7 years)

7th President of the United States
Andrew Jackson
March 4, 1829 (aged 11 years)

8th President of the United States
Martin Van Buren
March 4, 1837 (aged 19 years)

MarriageNancy Anne IngramView this family
April 1, 1838 (aged 21 years)
Birth of a sonWilliam Henry French
February 25, 1839 (aged 21 years)
Birth of a daughterMary E. French
January 17, 1841 (aged 23 years)

9th President of the United States
William Henry Harrison
March 4, 1841 (aged 23 years)

10th President of the United States
John Tyler
April 4, 1841 (aged 24 years)

Death of a daughterMary E. French
September 12, 1841 (aged 24 years)

Birth of a daughterMargaret Martha French
January 19, 1843 (aged 25 years)
Birth of a sonThomas J. French
November 16, 1843 (aged 26 years)

11th President of the United States
James K Polk
March 4, 1845 (aged 27 years)

Birth of a sonJohn Enos French
May 5, 1845 (aged 28 years)
Source:

Army enlistment record

Death of a sonThomas J. French
August 7, 1845 (aged 28 years) Age: 2 years 6 months 22 days

Birth of a sonDavid Taylor French
February 9, 1847 (aged 29 years)
12th President of the United States
Zachary Taylor
March 4, 1849 (aged 31 years)

13th President of the United States
Millard Fillmore
July 9, 1850 (aged 33 years)

Birth of a granddaughterNancy Ann French
about 1851 (aged 33 years)
Birth of a daughterSusan E. French
January 6, 1851 (aged 33 years)
14th President of the United States
Franklin Pierce
March 4, 1853 (aged 35 years)

Birth of a sonArthur Allen French
October 16, 1853 (aged 36 years)
Source:

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/65748142/arthur-allen-french

15th President of the United States
James Buchanan
March 4, 1857 (aged 39 years)

Birth of a sonChristopher French
March 18, 1858 (aged 40 years)

Death of a sonChristopher French
March 18, 1858 (aged 40 years)

Marriage of a childWilliam Henry FrenchMary Elizabeth HulenView this family
July 25, 1858 (aged 41 years)
Birth of a granddaughterMartha J French
September 12, 1859 (aged 42 years)

Death of a granddaughterMartha J French
September 27, 1859 (aged 42 years)

16th President of the United States
Abraham Lincoln
March 4, 1861 (aged 43 years)

Birth of a grandsonSylvester French
December 1861 (aged 44 years)

Death of a grandsonSylvester French
February 21, 1862 (aged 44 years)

Birth of a grandsonSamuel A. French
March 1864 (aged 46 years)
17th President of the United States
Andrew Johnson
April 15, 1865 (aged 48 years)

Birth of a grandsonJames T. French
about 1866 (aged 48 years)
Marriage of a childJohn Enos FrenchMartha Ellen GiffinView this family
February 13, 1866 (aged 48 years)
Note: Marriage Certificate found in Martha’s Civil War pension claim says 15 February 1866
Marriage of a childAlexander McGahanMargaret Martha FrenchView this family
August 16, 1866 (aged 49 years)
Birth of a grandsonWilliam Sylvester Henry French
November 26, 1866 (aged 49 years)
Death of a grandsonWilliam Sylvester Henry French
February 21, 1867 (aged 49 years) Age: 2 months 25 days
Birth of a granddaughterNellie Elsie Hester Ann French
March 21, 1868 (aged 51 years)
18th President of the United States
Ulysses S Grant
March 4, 1869 (aged 51 years)

Birth of a granddaughterMaggie Jane French
April 17, 1870 (aged 53 years)

Census June 13, 1870 (aged 53 years) Age: 54
Marriage of a childDavid Taylor FrenchElizabeth J. McMorrisView this family
December 4, 1870 (aged 53 years)
Birth of a grandsonJohn E French
about 1871 (aged 53 years)
Birth of a granddaughterNancy Anna French
January 18, 1872 (aged 54 years)
Birth of a grandsonJoszi Ely French
July 20, 1874 (aged 57 years)

Birth of a grandsonJohn French
August 25, 1875 (aged 58 years)

Death of a grandsonJohn French
August 25, 1875 (aged 58 years)

Note: Stillborn
Birth of a granddaughterMary French
August 25, 1875 (aged 58 years)

Death of a granddaughterMary French
August 25, 1875 (aged 58 years)

Death of a grandsonJoszi Ely French
February 12, 1876 (aged 58 years)

19th President of the United States
Rutherford B Hayes
March 4, 1877 (aged 59 years)

Marriage of a childArthur Allen FrenchElla Frances DonaldsonView this family
April 19, 1877 (aged 60 years)
Death of a daughterMargaret Martha French
May 6, 1877 (aged 60 years)

Birth of a granddaughterMinnie Maud French
August 30, 1877 (aged 60 years)

Birth of a grandchildFrench
August 18, 1878 (aged 61 years)

Death of a grandchildFrench
August 19, 1878 (aged 61 years)

Birth of a granddaughterIda Rose French
September 15, 1879 (aged 62 years)

Birth of a grandsonJosie William French
September 1879 (aged 62 years)
Census June 12, 1880 (aged 63 years)
20th President of the United States
James A Garfield
March 4, 1881 (aged 63 years)

21st President of the United States
Chester A Arthur
September 19, 1881 (aged 64 years)

Birth of a grandsonCharles Levi French
March 1882 (aged 64 years)
Marriage of a grandsonGeorge WeberNancy Ann FrenchView this family
December 22, 1883 (aged 66 years)
Birth of a grandsonOtto Ervy French
October 28, 1884 (aged 67 years)
Birth of a granddaughterOzeda Alice French
1884 (aged 66 years)

Marriage of a childDavid Taylor FrenchHarriet Jane EtnireView this family
December 4, 1884 (aged 67 years)
22nd President of the United States
Grover Cleveland
March 4, 1885 (aged 67 years)

Birth of a granddaughterBessie Minnie French
March 10, 1886 (aged 68 years)

Note: stillborn
Death of a granddaughterBessie Minnie French
March 10, 1886 (aged 68 years)

Birth of a granddaughterLouisie Ethel French
March 1886 (aged 68 years)
Death April 11, 1886 (aged 69 years)

Source:

gravestone

Burial
Note: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=65679624
Family with Nancy Anne Ingram
himself
18171886
Birth: calculated March 19, 1817Indiana, USA
Death: April 11, 1886
wife
18191888
Birth: about March 29, 1819 44 37Shelby Co., Kentucky, USA
Death: July 1888
Marriage
Marriage: April 1, 1838Helt Twp., Vermillion Co., Indiana, USA
11 months
son
18391902
Birth: February 25, 1839 21 19Indiana, USA
Death: October 18, 1902Charleston, Coles Co., Illinois, USA
23 months
daughter
18411841
Birth: January 17, 1841 23 21
Death: September 12, 1841
2 years
daughter
18431877
Birth: January 19, 1843 25 23Hutton Twp., Coles Co., Illinois, USA
Death: May 6, 1877
10 months
son
18431845
Birth: November 16, 1843 26 24
Death: August 7, 1845
18 months
son
Two Soldiers
18451891
Birth: May 5, 1845 28 26Coles Co., Illinois, USA
Death: December 13, 1891Melrose, Cherokee Co., Kansas, USA
22 months
son
Two Soldiers
18471889
Birth: February 9, 1847 29 27Illinois, USA
Death: June 22, 1889
4 years
daughter
18511902
Birth: January 6, 1851 33 31Coles Co., Illinois, USA
Death: March 2, 1902
3 years
son
18531908
Birth: October 16, 1853 36 34Hutton Twp., Coles Co., Illinois, USA
Death: October 9, 1908Salisbury, Coles Co., Illinois, USA
5 years
son
Marriage

says: "I certify that I joined together as husband and wife on the first day of April 1838 Samuel French and Anna Ingram. Given under my hand and seal this 2nd day of April 1838. Filed and recorded 2nd of April 1838 John W. Rush clerk J. van Duyn J.P."

CensusView

Samuel French Household, 1870

Name Age Sex Race Occupation Assets Birthplace Edu Males > 18
French Samuel 54 M W Blacksmith 1500/600 Indiana 1
———— Anna 52 F W Keeping House Kentucky
———— Taylor 22 M W Wagonmaker 200/200 Illinois 1
———— Arthur 17 M W Tending School Illinois 1
Burial

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=65679624

Note

<A href="http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~wgroleau/biography/French/SSF-1817.html">Biography</A>