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

~MY ANCESTOR~

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.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ann Wilmot Bunnell (1614 - 1654)
 
 Spouse:
  Francis French (1625 - 1691)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth French Holt (1664 - 1739)*
  Lydia French Bowers (1669 - ____)*
  Susanna French Crampton (1675 - 1733)*
  Francis French (1677 - 1751)*
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamin Bunnell (1642 - 1696)*
  Lydia Bunnell French (1649 - 1708)
  Mary Bunnell Peck (1650 - 1724)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Derby Uptown Burying Ground
Derby
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
 
Created by: Nareen, et al
Record added: Jul 13, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28256546
Lydia <i>Bunnell</i> French
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- m_l_mill
 Added: Jun. 23, 2017
MY COUSIN
- Karin Lohr Love
 Added: Jun. 12, 2014
To the memory of my 9th Great Grandmother. Rest well! ~~
- David E Dillman
 Added: Dec. 23, 2013
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