Capt John S. French

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About Capt John S. French

French's Neck is now of Hampshire Co. WV. John, James, David & Isaac were paying Personal Property taxes in 1806.

John and his father, Matthew, were American soldiers in our War for Independence, and served in Colonel William Preston's Battalion of Montgomery County Militia, of which Joseph Cloyd was Major, and Thomas Shannon the Captain of the company to which the Frenches were attached. They were with their company in the battle of Wetzell's Mills, March 6th, 1781, and again at Guilford Count House, on the 15th of the same month.

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Capt John S. French's Timeline

1759
1759
Culpeper County, Province of Virginia
1787
January 16, 1787
Age 28
Giles County, Virginia, United States
1789
1789
Age 30
Giles County, Virginia, United States
1789
Age 30
Montgomery County, Virginia, United States
1790
1790
Age 31
Montgomery Co, Virginia
1791
1791
Age 32
Giles County, Virginia, United States
1792
1792
Age 33
Montgomery Co, Virginia
1793
1793
Age 34
Montgomery County, Virginia, United States
1794
1794
Age 35
Montgomery County, Virginia, United States
1794
Age 35
Montgomery Co, Virginia