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Giles Preston French
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1835
Penvir
Giles County
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1917
Giles County
Virginia, USA

Son of Isaac M. and Rhoda Day French. Twin brother to Andrew Jackson French.
Married: Sarah Ann Burton 24 June 1858 Giles Co. VA
Father of 12 known children.

Civil War: Service Record Enlisted as a Private on 17 April 1862 at the age of 29
Enlisted in Company F, 45th Infantry Regiment Virginia on 17 April 1862.
Transferred Company F, 45th Infantry Regiment Virginia on 28 December 1864
Transfered in 24th Infantry Regiment Virginia on 28 December 1864.
Paroled on 01 June 1865
Height: 5'9 "
Eye Color: dark
Hair Color: dark
3rdSgt.,Company E, 86th Militia: Confederate Soldier Rooster 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Sarah "Sallie" Ann Burton French (1840 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  John David French (1859 - 1941)*
  Martha A. French Clark (1862 - 1915)*
  Missouri B. French Ferrell (1865 - 1928)*
  James Millard French (1867 - 1946)*
  Charles Milton French (1870 - 1952)*
  Mary Emmaline French Wheeler (1872 - 1938)*
  Isaac Edward French (1875 - 1956)*
  Roberta May French Day (1876 - 1946)*
  George Harvey French (1878 - 1949)*
  Callie Ardella French Lambert (1880 - 1947)*
  William Arthur French (1883 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Dodson-Clark Cemetery
Bland County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Stephanie Nichols
Record added: May 21, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19471586
Giles Preston French
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Giles Preston French
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- Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
 Added: Feb. 2, 2014
Rest In Peace
- F. Hylton
 Added: Jun. 19, 2010
Great Great Grandfather.....
- Stephanie Nichols
 Added: Oct. 6, 2007
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