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Robert Luther FRENCH

 
spouse: Mary "Polly" SKELTON

NAME................... Robert Luther FRENCH
BIRTH/PLACE/RECORDS..... OCT 1845 Perry Co TN
MARRIAGE/PLACE/RECORDS.. 1868 TN
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL....... aft 1920 Hickman Co TN
PARENTS NAME............ William FRENCH and Catherine unk
GRANDPARENTS............ William FRENCH I and Catherine unk

> WIFE................. Mary "Polly" M. SKELTON 
BORN/PLACE/RECORDS...... FEB 1846 Hickman Co TN
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL....... bef 1920 Perry/Hickman Co TN
PARENTS NAME............ James H. SKELTON and Elizabeth

CHILDREN................ 11 children, 8 survived infancy

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* CHILD 1.............. James (John)Thomas FRENCH b JUN 1870 Perry Co TN
MARRIED................. Frannie Alice HOWELL 1888 Perry Co TN
                                  b DEC 1870
                                   dau of John Henry HOWELL Sr & Martha ARNOLD
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL......  
CHILDREN...............
                       1. Thomas Lee FRENCH b OCT 1889
                           m Nettie F. unk b 1895
                             1. James L.FRENCH b 1912
                             2. Lila Pearl FRENCH b 28 FEB 1916 Hi Co TN
                                         d 3 MAR 2005 McEwen Humphreys Co TN
                                         bur St.Patricks Cem Humphreys Co TN
                                  m Frank H.WALSH
                                     1. Mary Nell WALSH
                                      4 other children (living)
                             3. Edward O.FRENCH b 23 MAR 1918
                                                d 5 APR 2001 Rives, Obion Co TN

                       2. Robert Henry FRENCH b MAR 1892
                       3. Minnie FRENCH b OCT 1893
                       4. Ila M.FRENCH b FEB 1899
                       5. Nellie FRENCH b 1903
                            m John CAMPBELL
                             1. Mary Lou CAMPBELL b 1917

                       6. Louise FRENCH b 1911
                           m unk ARNOLD

 notes: 1891 Hi Co TN Voters registration (Dist.10, pg 106)
        1900 Perry Co TN Beardstown (J.T.French family)
        1910 Hi Co TN Pg 209 (John T.French family)
        1920 Hi Co TN Pg 101 (John T.French family)
                             (Robert French (Sr.) family, John Campbell family)
        Edward French info:SSI index
        Lila Pearl French info:Obit, "Stewart-Houston Times" newspaper

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* CHILD 2..............William Whitfield FRENCH b NOV 1873 Perry Co TN
MARRIED................ Nettie LYNCH 1895 Perry Co TN
                                b 1881 TN
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL......
CHILDREN...............
                        1. Bessie E.(Nora) FRENCH b JUL 1896

 notes: 1900 Hi Co TN Pg 147b(Will French family)
        1910 Hi Co TN Pg 210 (Whit French family)
        1920 Hi Co TN Pg 102 (Whit French family)

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* CHILD 3.............. Amanda Lou FRENCH b 21 SEP 1874 Perry Co TN
MARRIED................  Bruce CAMPER Sr. 1892 Decatur Co TN
                                   b 8 MAY 1862 TN  d 1945 Dyer Co TN
                                     son of James William CAMPER & Sarah Nancy LEVEL
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL...... 1962
CHILDREN................ 1. James William CAMPER b 15 OCT 1893
                                                 d  2 APR 1983 Decatur Co TN
                                m Lovie WEBB 1931
                         2. Emma CAMPER b 17 JAN 1896 d 1962 Decatur Co TN
                         3. Mary Nellie CAMPER b 5 JAN 1897
                                               d       1932 Decatur Co TN
                               m Andrew Monroe PUGH 1917
                         4. Luther CAMPER b 1899
                         5. Francis CAMPER b 17 AUG 1900
                                           d 10 FEB 1988 Decatur Co  TN
                         6. Jesse CAMPER b 10 OCT 1903
                                          d JAN 1975 Decatur Co TN
                         7. Bruce (Birdie)CAMPER Jr b 25 SEP 1904
                                                    d 27 MAR 1957 Decatur Co TN
                         8. Ernest CAMPER b 5 APR 1912
                                          d 28 NOV 1984 Puryear,Henry Co TN
                (twins)  9. Albert CAMPER b 24 MAY 1918 d 25 NOV 1992
                        10. Elbert CAMPER b 24 MAY 1918
                                          d AUG 1969 Puryear,Henry Co TN

 notes:1900 Decatur TN 3rd Dist, Pg 25 (Bruce 'Kemper' family)
       1910 Decatur TN 3rd Dist, Pg 167 (Bruce 'Kemper' family)
       1920 Dyer Co, Finley TN 30th Dist, Pg 218b & 219a
       James Camper info:SSI index
       Jesse Camper info:SSI index
       Bruce Camper info:SSI index
       Ernest Camper info:SSI index
       Albert Camper info:SSI index
       Elbert Camper info:SSI index

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* CHILD 4..............Mary (Molly) Frances FRENCH b 8 MAY 1876 Hickman Co TN
MARRIED................. Samuel Monroe LEWIS 30 NOV 1892 Hickman Co TN
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL...... 17 MAR 1941 Trumann Poinsett Co AR
CHILDREN................ 10 children

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* CHILD 5............. John Wesley FRENCH b 25 OCT 1877 Hickman Co TN
MARRIED................ Bettie E. LYNCH 1897 Hickman Co TN
                                   b MAY 1879 TN
                          dau of George LYNCH & Mary unk
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL...... Chessor Cem Hickman Co TN
CHILDREN............... 1. Eunie E. FRENCH b NOV 1899 TN
                        2. Gladys   FRENCH b     1902 TN
                (twins) 3. Robert L.FRENCH b     1906 TN
                        4. Thomas A.FRENCH b     1906 TN
                        5. Isaac D.FRENCH b 20 DEC 1907 TN
                                          d 28 FEB 1998 Centerville, Hickman Co TN
                        6. Fred     FRENCH b MAR 1913 TN
                        7. Clayton  FRENCH b AUG 1915 TN
                        8. Alline   FRENCH b NOV 1917 TN

 notes: 1880 Smith Co, TN Dist 22, Pg 107D (George Lynch fam)
        1900 Hickman Co TN, Pg 146B
        1910 Hickman Co TN, Pg 189A (John W.French family)
        1920 Hickman Co TN, Pg 87A  (Wesley French family)
        Isaac French info: SSI index

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* CHILD 6............. Robert David FRENCH b APR 1883 Hickman Co TN
MARRIED................ m1 Birdie LYNCH abt 1901 TN
                                  b abt 1887 TN
                        m2 Leona SHEPARD b 1900 TN
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL......
CHILDREN................ 1. Pacific? FRENCH b 1906 TN
                         2. John M.FRENCH b 1909 TN
                         3. Ralph FRENCH b 26 MAY 1917 TN
                                         d AUG 1986 Paragould, Greene Co AR

 notes: 1910 Hi Co TN, Pg 209 (David French family)
        1920 Hi Co TN, Pg 101 (Robert French family)
        Ralph French info:SSI index

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* CHILD 7.............. Annie May Ruth FRENCH b JUN 1887 Hickman Co TN
MARRIED................ unk REESE
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL......
CHILDREN...............

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* CHILD 8.............. Bessie B. FRENCH b FEB 1890 Hickman Co TN
MARRIED................ unk ANDERSON
DIED/PLACE/BURIAL......
CHILDREN...............

 notes: 1900/1910/1920 TN

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 Sources: See French Family History