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Jacob French Edit Profile

composer

Jacob French was a singing master and one of the first American composers.

Background

French, Jacob was born on July 15, 1754 in Stoughton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Jacob and Miriam (Downs) French.

Career

Taught singing schools, Providence, 1796-1797.

Connections

Married Esther Neale, May 26, 1779.

father:
Jacob French

mother:
Miriam (Downs) French

spouse:
Esther Neale