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Lydia French (Bonnell)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: New Haven, New Haven, CT, United States
Death: Died in Derby, New Haven, CT, United States
Place of Burial: Old Derby Upper Burying Grounds, Derby, New Haven, CT, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Bonnell; Anne Bunnell (Wilmot) and Ann Bunnell
Wife of Francis French, Sr.
Mother of Elizabeth French; Anna French; Mary French; Lydia French; Samuel French and 3 others
Sister of Benjamin Bunnell; Mary Peck; Ebenezer Bunnell; Nathaniel Bonnell; Samuel Bunnell and 4 others

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About Lydia French

"The daughter of WILLIAM & ANN (WILMOT) BUNNELL, Lydia married FRANCIS FRENCH, SR. on Aril 10 1661 in Milford, Conn.

Widows, Tabatha Worcester & Lidia French petitioned the court to sell off as much of their husband's lands as necessary to pay the debts of their estates. The court granted this and appointed three men to give them advice.

On April 25, 1693 at a town meeting in Derby, it was voted to grant "lide French widow" a piece of pasture land which she has fenced in.

Dec. 26, 1707 the town voted to seat widow French in the next seat behind the pew." findagrave

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Lydia French's Timeline

1647
1647
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
1647
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
1649
April 10, 1649
New Haven, New Haven, CT, United States
1661
April 10, 1661
Age 12
Milford, New Haven, CT, USA
1664
June 20, 1664
Age 15
Derby, New Haven, CT, United States
1666
August 10, 1666
Age 17
Derby, New Haven, CT
1668
September 7, 1668
Age 19
Derby, New Haven, CT
1670
April 28, 1670
Age 21
Derby, CT, USA
1672
January 6, 1672
Age 22
Derby, New Haven, CT
1675
June 6, 1675
Age 26
Derby, New Haven, CT