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Henry Philip French

Male 1857 - 1917  (60 years)


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  • Name Henry Philip French 
    Born 1857  Colchester St Peter, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1861  Ebenezer Place, Colchester St Peter, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1871  Vineyard, Duke Street, Chelmsford, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1881  Royal Naval vessel Superb Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1889  Gunner RN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1891  Portsea, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1901  50 Havannah Street, Poplar, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1901  Engineers Timekeeper Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1917  Dartford, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I0893  Wright and Savill
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father Philip French
              b. 1827, Colchester, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 Mar 1909, 50 Havannah Street, Poplar, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Hannah Miller
              b. 1827, Writtle, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 Mar 1908, Essex County Asylum, South Weald, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1852  St Judes Church, Bethnal Green, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Philip was 27. Hannah was 25.

      He lived at 70, Morpeth Street & she lived at 10, Green Street, presumably in Bethnal Green.

      Witnesses were Lydia Collins and Samuel Miller.
    Family ID F061  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Jane Cornish
              b. Abt 1859
              d. 1899, Poplar, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Married 1884  Portsea, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Helena Louise French
              b. 11 Dec 1889, 17 Telephone Road, Southsea, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Frederick Ernest French
              b. 1892, Portsmouth, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Albert Arthur French
              b. 17 Jul 1897, Poplar, London Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F373  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1857 - Colchester St Peter, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Helena Louise French - 11 Dec 1889 - 17 Telephone Road, Southsea, Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Frederick Ernest French - 1892 - Portsmouth, Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Albert Arthur French - 17 Jul 1897 - Poplar, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1901 - 50 Havannah Street, Poplar, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1917 - Dartford, Kent Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • He was known by his second name Henry.

      In 1881 he was a leading seaman aboard the Royal Naval vessel "Superb".

      In 1891 at Portsea Island, Hampshire ref RG12/875/76
      Henry P French aged 33 born Colchester, Essex
      Sarah J French his wife aged 31 born Woolwich, Kent
      Harry French his son aged 6 born in Portsmouth
      Helen L French his daughter aged 2 born in Portsmouth

      In 1901 - 50 Havannah St, Poplar RG13 356 45 8 47
      Henry P French a widower aged 43, an engineers timekeeper born in Colchester
      Silvia French his unmarried sister aged 35 acting as housekeeper born in Chelmsford (this might be Selina who was baptised in March 1866)
      Helena L French, his daughter aged 12 born in Portsmouth
      Frederick E French his son aged 8 born in Portsmouth
      Albert A French his son aged 3 born in Poplar

      He registered his father's death in 1909.