Jacob FRENCH[1]

Male Abt 1545 - 1615  (~ 70 years)


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  • Name Jacob FRENCH  [1
    Born Abt 1545  Assington, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 26 Apr 1545  Saxmundham, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Nov 1615  Assington, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 11 Nov 1615  Assington, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I23493  YOUNG, Richard Perry
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2018 

    Father Thomas FRENCH,   b. Abt 1520, Assington, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1613, Halstead, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 93 years) 
    Mother Bridget Margaret NICHOLAS,   b. Abt 1530, Wethersfield, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1590, of , , England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married Abt 1551  Assington, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F7865  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susan WARREN,   b. Abt 1555, Assington, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1613, Assington, Babergh District, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Married 27 Sep 1578  Saint Mary, Bures, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Anne FRENCH,   b. Abt 1579, of , , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1630, Jamestown, Clay, Colony of Virginia, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years)
    +2. William FRENCH,   b. Abt 1580, Bures, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1625, Halstead, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)
     3. Marjory FRENCH,   b. 4 Aug 1580, Saint Mary, Bury Saint Edmunds, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1684  (Age 103 years)
    +4. Thomas FRENCH,   b. 11 Oct 1584, Babergh District, Assington, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1639, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Bay, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     5. Jacob FRENCH,   b. 12 Aug 1582, Saint Mary, Bures, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1582, Assington, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     6. Bridget FRENCH,   b. 6 Feb 1583, Knodishall with Buxlow, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1660, Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     7. Fraunce FRENCH,   b. 30 Jun 1588, Knodishall, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Susan FRENCH,   b. Abt 1589, Saint Mary, Bures, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 1 Aug 1613  (Age ~ 24 years)
     9. Elizabeth FRENCH,   b. Abt 1586, Assington, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. John FRENCH,   b. 27 Mar 1596, Assington, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1638, of Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay, British Colonial America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     11. Robert FRENCH,   b. 25 Jun 1600, Assington, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. Frances FRENCH,   b. Abt 1604, Assington, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2018 19:24:00 
    Family ID F9667  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Life Sketch

      JACOB FRENCH (THOMAS 1)

      b.c.1553
      m. 27 Sept. 1579 Bures St. Mary, Essex, SUSANNE WARREN (b.c.1555), probably the d. or grand-d. of William and Katherine Warren of Bures
      bur. 11 Nov. 1615 Assington

      Bures is on the border of Essex and Suffolk along the River Stour. Jacob moved to the northern, Assington part of the area c.1585. Bury was mostly owned by the Gurdon family and Thomas lived on a farm in Assington called Garlands which was owned by John Gurdon.

      Issue-

      I. William- bpt. 25 July 1580 Bures, moved to Twinstead, Essex.
      II. Jacob- bpt. 12 Aug. 1582 Bures, probably d.s.p.
      III. THOMAS- bpt. 11 Oct. 1584 Bures, m. 5 Sept. 1608 Assington, Suffolk, SUSAN RIDDLESDALE (bpt. 20 Apr. 1584 Boxford, Suffolk, inv. 10 Mar. 1658 Ipswich, MA), adm. 5 Nov. 1639 Ipswich, MA
      IV. Elizabeth- bpt. 27 Feb. 1586/7 Assington, m. ?William Siday
      V. Susan- b. probably between 1589 and 1598, bur. 1 Aug. 1613 Assington
      VI. John- bpt. 27 Mar. 1596 Assington, m. Joan _____
      VII. Robert- bpt. 25 June 1600 Assington, ? d.s.p.

      Ref:

      Bures and Assington Parish Registers
      Thomas French of Assington, Suffolk and Ipswich, Massachusetts- John Threlfall, NEHGR- Vol. 142, p. 250ff

           ---  on FamilySearch  24 Jul 2018

  • Sources 
    1. [S22] FamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://new.familysearch.org)), accessed 8 Mar 2016), entry for Thomas French, person ID M8Q1-BY6. (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S22] FamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://new.familysearch.org)), accessed 24 Jul 2018), entry for Thomas French, person ID LB5L-322. (Reliability: 3).
      ;Contributor: jameskendallmyler1, rdbeard11@gmail.com

    3. [S22] FamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://new.familysearch.org)), accessed 24 Jul 2018), entry for Jacob French, person ID LB5L-WWL. (Reliability: 3).
      ;Contributor: jameskendallmyler1, rdbeard11@gmail.com