***(Thiswas my g-grandfather he was m. to Laura (SHROYER) FRENCH*****
Springfield News -Sun Springfield , OH Page 2 section 11 A
Sunday, November 19, 1933
INJURY RESULTS IN DEATH OF MAN Martin L. French, 78, Of 120 N. Bell av. died Saturday at 8:40 p m. at the City Hospital, where he was taken Thursday following a fall at his home in which he suffered a broken hip. Surviving are" his widow, Mrs. Laura French. of Dayton four sons John French of the "U. S. Army, stationed at Jeffersonville, Ind., and ' Clyde, Harold and Orville French, all of Springfield; and four daughters, Mrs. Ethel Boyer of Dayton, and Mrs.Emma Merriman, Mrs. Anna Booth and Mrs. Opal Rinker, all of Springfield . The body was removed to the Coffman Funeral Parlor.
FRENCH--Martin L. French. 78, of 120 N. Bell Av., died at.,the City Hospital Saturday, Nov. 18, 1933. Of a fractured hip suffered in a fall near his home. Funeral ,serv- ices will be held at the Coffman Funeral home at 2 p m. Tuesday. In charge of the Rev. F. L. Blevins of the Church of God on Hillside Av., Burial will be made in the Fletcher Chapel Cemetery.