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Person Page 137

French Strother1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9

born 20 January 1792, died 26 July 1879

Family: Mary Ann Pendelton Browning (born about 1798, died 21 July 1885)

Facts and Notes

  • Title: Captain3,2
  • Birth: 20 January 1792; Wakefield Manor, Rappahannock County, Virginia, USAB1,10,4,5,6,11
  • Marriage: 18 November 1813; Mary Ann Pendelton Browning; Culpeper County, Virginia, USAB; Mary Ann and French were cousins7,2,8,11
  • Residence: 1850; Rappahannock County, Virginia, USAB; Age: 5810
  • Occupation: 1850; Rappahannock County, Virginia, USAB; Farmer with real estate worth $7,50010
  • Residence: 1860; District 18, Callaway County, Missouri, USAB; Age: 684
  • Occupation: Between 1860 and 1870; Callaway County, Missouri, USAB; Farmer; his real estate was worth $13,000 and his personal estate $3,760 in 1860, but these had declined to $4,800 and $500 respectively by 18704,5
  • Residence: 1870; Nine Mile Prairie, Callaway County, Missouri, USAB; Post Office: Jones Tanyard; Age: 785
  • Death: 26 July 1879; Callaway County, Missouri, USAB1,2,6,11
  • Burial: After 26 July 1879; Old Auxvasse Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Auxvasse, Callaway County, Missouri, USAB1


  1. [S403], U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Record for Capt French Strother
  2. [S439] McNaull, Margaret, Personal Family Tree, McNaull, Margaret. Personal Family Tree. Privately held by Marianna Cobb, Arlington, Virginia, 1993.

    These are copies of three separate genealogical records and a personal letter that were sent by Margaret McNaull to Marianna Cobb in Virginia in 1993. The copies were on file in the home of Mary Jane and Robert Reyes of Lorton, Virginia, as of 2014, Margaret McNaull Genealogical Records, Copies sent to Marianna Cobb on 11 May 1993.
  3. [S454] Woodson, Henry Morton, Historical Genealogy of the Woodsons and Their Connections, Woodson, Henry Morton. Historical Genealogy of the Woodsons and Their Connections. Memphis, Tennessee: H.M. Woodson, 1915.

    A copy of this book is available on (see, (see, and Google Books (see, Pages 270
  4. [S476], 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: District 18, Callaway, Missouri; Roll: M653_610; Page: 957; Image: 377; Family History Library Film: 803610, Record for Frank Strother
  5. [S354], 1870 United States Federal Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Nine Mile Prairie, Callaway, Missouri; Roll: M593_764; Page: 404B; Image: 123752; Family History Library Film: 552263, Record for French Strother
  6. [S428] Weant, Kenneth, Missouri, Newspaper Death Index, 1822-1994, Record for French Strother
  7. [S671], Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1740-1850, Dodd, Jordan R., et al.. Early American Marriages: Virginia to 1850. Bountiful, UT, USA: Precision Indexing Publishers, Record for French Strother
  8. [S478], Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940, Record for French Strother
  9. [S495], U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, Volume: 64, Application No 12625 for Chalmirs B Wood
  10. [S398], 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Rappahannock, Virginia; Roll: M432_972; Page: 144A; Image: 288, Record for French Strother
  11. [S703] Judith McGhan, Genealogies of Virginia Families (Vol I; Albridgton - Gerlache), pg 417