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Jeriel French

Male Abt 1731 - 1813  (~ 82 years)


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  • Name Jeriel French 
    Born Abt 1731  [1, 2, 3
    • computed from ae
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 5 Nov 1732  [1, 2
    Died 6 May 1813  Weston, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    • ae 82 years
    Buried Stepney Cemetery, Monroe, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 8, 9
    Notes 
    • Jehiel French made his will in Huntington, CT on 29 Mar 1816 and died prior to 23 Jul 1817. According to his will, Jehiel and Abiah had sons Samuel, Ezra, David and Robert; daughters Easter, Olive, Anne and Lois. Jeriel French and wife Eunice are both buried in Tashua Burying Ground in Trumbull, Connecticut. Eunice died in 1811; Jeriel died in 1813

      In Families of Old Fairfield, Vol. 2, Jacobus has "Jehiel" married (2) in Apr 1769 to Abiah Middlebrow, born 17 Jan 1748, daughter of David

      In Families of Old Fairfield, Vol. II, Jacobus has Eunice Turney married to Jehiel Franch

      In Additions and Corrections to Famlies of Old Fairfield, Jacobus corrects Jehiel to Jeriel

      1790 US Census, Connecticut, Fairfield, Huntington, Jeriel French, 2 males over 16 Jeriel and John), 2 females (Eunice and Jerusha), living next door to son-in-law Stephen Hays and his family

      1800 US Census, Connecticut, Fairfield, Huntington, Abriel (Jeriel) French, 1 male 45+ (Jeriel), 1 male 26-44 (John), 1 male <10 (?), 1 female 45+ (Eunice), 1 female 26-44 (Jerusha) living next to son-in-law Stephen Hays and family

      French, Jerial, & w., Eunice, their child, bp. Sept. 9, 1764, Vol. 1 Page 65
      French, Jeriel, and w. Eunice, renewed covenant Dec. 31, 1758, Vol. 1, p. 83 [1, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16]
    Person ID I39167  Mindrum
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2017 

    Father Ebenezer French,   b. Abt 1699, Stratfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1764, Stratfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Mother Eleanor Smith,   b. Abt 1711, Stratfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F26821  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Foot,   d. Abt 1755 
    Married 8 Jan 1755  Newtown, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [17, 18
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2016 
    Family ID F27249  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Eunice Turney,   b. Abt 1735,   d. 26 Dec 1811, Monroe, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1757  Trumbull, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 19
    Children 
     1. Ephraim French,   b. 8 Nov 1758, Weston, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1851, Trumbull, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     2. Hannah French,   b. Abt 1761, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1802  (Age ~ 41 years)
     3. Elijah French,   b. 17 Jul 1763, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1828, Lockport, Niagara, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     4. Jerusha French,   b. Abt 1766, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1845  (Age ~ 79 years)
     5. John T. French,   b. Abt 1770,   d. 21 Dec 1822  (Age ~ 52 years)
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2016 
    Family ID F26714  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    French, Jehiel and Eunice Turney
    French, Jehiel and Eunice Turney

  • Sources 
    1. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. II:348.

    2. [S8389] Connecticut Church Records Index, Volume 011 Bridgeport, (Connecticut State Library, Hartford, Connecticut), Vol. 1, p. 45.

    3. [S8621] Connecticut Headstone Inscriptions, Charles R. Hale Collection, Vol. 36, p. 199, Monroe, p. 62.

    4. [S8355] Jehiel and Eunice French headstone, Stepney Cemetery, Stepney, Fairfield, Connecticut, findagrave.com, date.

    5. [S8411] Connecticut, Deaths and Burials Index, 1650-1934, date.

    6. [S8405] Donald L. Jacobus, Additions and Corrections to History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1943), p. 12, date and Monroe.

    7. [S8473] Jeriel French Probate File, Packet No. 2271, dated 1813, place.

    8. [S6231] www.findagrave.com.

    9. [S8411] Connecticut, Deaths and Burials Index, 1650-1934.

    10. [S8358] Jehiel French Probate File, Stratford Connecticut Probate District Packet #788.

    11. [S1701] History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, Donald L. Jacobus, History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1930), p. II:976.

    12. [S8405] Donald L. Jacobus, Additions and Corrections to History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield, (Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1943), p. 12, 36.

    13. [S8407] 1790 United States Federal Cesus.

    14. [S8408] 1800 United States Federal Census.

    15. [S8409] Connecticut Church Records Index, Vol. 115, Trumbull, p 69.

    16. [S8410] Connecticut. Church Records Index, Vol. 115, Trumbull, p. 66.

    17. [S8406] Jeriel and Eunice Turney French Headstone, Isabelle Hayes Family Tree, www.ancestry.com.

    18. [S8412] Early Connecticut Marriages.

    19. [S8410] Connecticut. Church Records Index, Vol. 115, Trumbull, p. 66, Vol. 1, page 125.