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Charity French

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in St John, New Brunswick, Canada
Place of Burial: St John, New Brunswick, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Jeremiah French and Hannah French (Edwards)
Husband of Mercy French
Father of Elizabeth (Betsey) Harmon (French); Sarah Morton; Charity French and William French
Brother of William French; Mary Shelton (French); Sarah Marsh (French); Jeremiah French, Jr.; Benjamin French and 3 others

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About Charity French

REFN: 26

bapt as Carus in Christ Episcopal church, Stratford, Sept 20 1747;

Charity res. Pittstown, Rensselaer Co NY in 1775-6; Loyalist in Revolution, imprisoned 1776; escaped May 1777 to New York City, serving in Commissary Dept under col Willard of British Army; at Peace in 1782 to Dover, Dutchess co., to rejoin family; arrested and escaped to New Brunswick in 1783-4; res. Petitcodiac, Saint John, Dipper Harbor and Lancaster, St John Co, New Brunswick, Canada.

Estate of Charity French - Dipper Harbour. Executor, Nathan Smith, John Chaloner, The New Brunswick Royal Gazette, Fredericton, York Co, NB, 14 Sep 1813, Vol 1, 1413

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Charity French's Timeline

1747
August 15, 1747
Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
1774
April 10, 1774
Age 26
Pittstown Rensselaer Co, NY
1776
December 23, 1776
Age 29
Pittstown Rensselaer Co, NY
1776
Age 28
Pittstown Rensselaer Co, NY
1784
May 19, 1784
Age 36
Pittstown, NY
1813
1813
Age 65
St John, New Brunswick, Canada
1813
Age 65
St John, New Brunswick, Canada
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Dover, Dutchess Co, NY