Jacob D. Free - Born in PA, married Mich 1853
By R Free November 26, 2012 at 06:00:14
Searching for parents of Jacob D. FREE, middle name could be Daniel. born abt 1831 in PA. Married Bethiah (Bettie)HANKS in Bronson, Branch County, Michigan 1853. Traveled west by wagon train to Northern CA. with Miner and Harriett HANKS in 1858. Had two children, Miner 1854, and George Arthur 1857.
Knowns- French Hugenot background, DNA match to a Ferree many generations back. Last name could also have been FREY per past relative. Unkown when name change occured.
Very greatfull for any help?