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  • Abbe French (1618 - d.)
  • Abigail French (1664 - 1727)
    The children of Henry Cole and Sarah Ruscoe were: x. ABIGAIL, b. Oct. 28, 1661, (1664) m. _____ __________ JOHN STEVENS of Killingworth, and lived there in 1688. He married Abigail Cole (1666-Bef. 1...
  • Abigail French (1673 - 1674)
    Abigail FRENCH (daughter of William/FRENCH and Mary LOTHROP) was born 14 Apr 1673 in Billerica, Massachusetts, and died 13 Apr 1674 in Billerica, Massachusetts. ==OriginsWilliam and Mary (Lathrop) Fren...
  • Abigail French (1668 - 1703)
    Abigail French was born 27 JUN 1668, and died 17 OCT 1703. She was the daughter of Thomas French and Mary Adams. References
  • Abigail French (1675 - 1726)
    Abagail (Brown) French (1675) Abagail French formerly Brown Born 4 Jun 1675 in Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Colony, British America Daughter of Philip Brown and Mary (Buswell) Brown Sis...

About the French surname

Working class English ,settled in Kansas,mostly farmers

Did not write the above, but please check the Winthrop Society page. The French family came over with the Winthrop fleet and at least two of the girls worked for the Winthrop family. Read about the 1704 Deerfield Massacre in Massachusetts. The French name is mentioned there. This website offers rich history on this interesting and prominent American family.