Blanche M. French

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Blanche M. French

Birthplace: Hillsborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Maurice French and Flora E. Dresser
Ex-wife of Clarence Edwin Cahoon
Mother of Priscilla A. Cahoon
Sister of Katherine M. French; Maurice D. French and Alice E. French

Occupation: burler/woolen mill
Managed by: Harrison Victor Baldwin
Last Updated:

About Blanche M. French

Blanche M. French, dau. of John M. French and Flora Dresser, was b. in Hillsborough, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire on Nov. 24,1906. She married with CLARENCE E. CAHOON, son of George I Cahoon and Mabel Snow, on Oct. 14, 1928 in Nashua, New Hampshire. He was born 1903 in Brockton, Massachusetts. He was a baker. They divorced between 1930 and 1940.

Child: Priscilla (1929)

  • 1928 marriage certif: Blanche M. French (21) m. Clarence E. Cahoon (24) on Oct. 14, 1928 in Nashua, NH. She is d/o John M. French & Flora E Dresser. He was b. Brockton, Mass. He was a baker.
  • 1930 census: Blanche M. Cahoon (23) and husband Clarence E. Cahoon (24); in Hillsborough, NH at home of Henry Hoffman ? and Flora Hoffman ?. w dau. Priscilla (1). Blanche is listed as dau to Mr. & Mrs. Hoffman ('Note: I believe that Flora is her mother, altho I have not found either death of her 1st husband or marriage to Hoffman. Additional note: John Maurice French, b. 1/18/1881 in Hillsboro, on draft regis for WW II, lists contact as Eva Temple (his sister) of Hillsborough, NH in 1942').
  • 1940 census: Blanche M. Cahoon, divorced, aged 33; in Hillsborough, NH w day. Prisella A. Cahoon (11). She is a burler at the woolen mill.
  • History of Hillsborough, New Hampshire 1735-1921 by G. Waldo Browne, Vol 2, pg. 220.
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Blanche M. French's Timeline

November 24, 1906
Hillsborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
October 14, 1928
Age 21
Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
Age 22
New Hampshire, United States
Age 33