Starting Sept. 30, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: France Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: John William France b1884
Posted by: Terry France (ID *****3527) Date: May 05, 2007 at 12:51:34
In Reply to: John William France b1884 by Terry France of 275

Now found John William France b1884, he was born in Hyde Cheshire England. His father was Joseph Booth France b1853 Stalybridge Cheshire England. He moved to the US sometime in the 1870's ended up in Halifax Nova Scotia Canada, he was listed as a sergeant in the 87th regiment when he married October 1875 to Mary Shea b1855 in Nova Scotia. When his first child was born Mary Emma France b1877 he was listed as a policeman. They then moved to Ireland where his second daughter was born Frances Jane France b1878. By 1881 he was back in Stalybridge Cheshire England where the rest of his children were born. Mary Shea's parents were called Thomas and Mary Shea, if anyone has further info on the Shea's could please contact me.

Regards Terry France


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/francesurname/messages/175.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network