Lydia French (Bunnell)

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Lydia French (Bunnell)

Birthdate: (58)
Birthplace: New Haven, New Haven, CT, United States
Death: April 1, 1708 (58)
Derby, New Haven, CT, United States
Place of Burial: Derby, New Haven, CT, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Bonnell and Anne Bunnell
Wife of Francis French, Sr.
Mother of Elizabeth Holt; Anna French; Mary French; Lydia French; Samuel French and 3 others
Sister of Benjamin Bunnell; Samuel Bunnell; Mary Peck; Nathaniel Bonnell; Ebenezer Bonnell and 2 others

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About Lydia French (Bunnell)

Birth: Apr. 10, 1649 New Haven County Connecticut, USA Death: Apr. 1, 1708 Derby New Haven County Connecticut, USA


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.

Family links:

 Ann Wilmot Bunnell (1614 - 1654)

 Francis French (1625 - 1691)

 Elizabeth French Holt (1664 - 1739)*
 Lydia French Bowers (1669 - ____)*
 Susanna French Crampton (1675 - 1733)*
 Francis French (1677 - 1751)*

 Benjamin Bunnell (1642 - 1696)*
 Lydia Bunnell French (1649 - 1708)
 Mary Bunnell Peck (1650 - 1724)*
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Burial: Old Derby Uptown Burying Ground Derby New Haven County Connecticut, USA

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Lydia French (Bunnell)'s Timeline

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