Genealogy of Charles Augustus FRENCH   1792-1847

eldest son of Charles FRENCH (aka Carl Hans Paul KLUGE 1759-1819), & Elizabeth nee JACKSON married at Trichinopoly Madras 1789

25 August 1792 CAF born  at Trichinopoly & baptised at Christ Church on 23 Sep.
    His middle name from his Uncle August Christian Wolfgang KLUGE
1812: CAF married Jane Anne SYKES at Masulipatam
1822: CAF was a merchant at Hyderabad
Manager and subsequently partner in a Banking business -William Palmer & Co.- which failed.  * Note 1
1831: he was Persian Translator for the "Resident" at Hyderabad
1832: he was appointed to the Sudder Court at Calcutta in Bengal, where he was a "Pleader" until his death.
His family produced more than a hundred descendants.
1847: CAF died at Calcutta. (Bombay Times and Journal of Commerce, of Cholera)

280 identified descendants over 7 generations

Family
Children

born
baptised
married
Spouse
Died
Grandchildren, & Spouses
Great Gch.
GG
Gch
.
GGG
Gch.

Mary Ann
1813
Madras
never
--
1815
--



Catherine
1815
Madras
never
--
1818
--



Charles John
1815
Fort St.George Madras
1842 Agra
Mary BLACKBURN
1885 Simla
8, follow  link
8
21
17+
Rosina
1818
1822 Hyderabad
1837 Calcutta
Francis G BAILLIE
Asst.Sudder Dewanny
1849
Benares
William Augustus 1838-1872
Charles Francis 1839-72 ?
1
1
?
Henry
1819
1822 Hyderabad
?






Amelia
1824
1825 Secunderabad
never
--
1844 Calcutta
--



Maria Augusta
1828
1831 Secunderabad 1847 Calcutta
Thomas NEWTON
1857 Rangoon
Ernest Augustus NEWTON 1848
Eustace ThomasNEWTON 1849
Lionel Alex. T NEWTON 1850
Constance Helen NEWTON 1852
2
0
0
?
?
-
-
-

Eliza
1832
Yanam, Pondicherry,
Calcutta  Bengal
1853 Calcutta
James DUNN
1879 Calcutta
Mary M J (infant death)
Annie Eliza md. JOHNSON
Georgina A md. GARDENER
Ellen Maria  (child death)
Caroline  M md. WADDEL
-
4
0
-
7
-
2+
?
-
17+
-
?
-
-
yes
Julia Frances
1835
1838 St.Johns Calcutta, Bengal
1851 Agra
1859 Calcutta
(1) Francis T W SMITH


(2) Thomas Richardson FRENCH

* see Note 2
1906 Calcutta
(1) Frances Laura + R. SMITH
      Cecil Walthaw + M. WOLLEN
       Herbert Hope  +  A. WOLLEN
(2)Annabella P + Ed.WILSON
     Mirabella M + H.MANUEL
     Stella E + Hugh McLEAN
     Linna Julie (never married)
     Talbot (died as infant)
     Thomas Carlyle: (no trace)
     Eunice Reta
(died as infant)
?
1
5
5
1
4


0
13
10***
?
1+


17+

3+

4


* Note 1. William Palmer & Co. bankers and merchants of Hyderabad was founded by Brigadier-General William Palmer 1780-1867.
    His father 1740-1816 Major & later General was confidential secretary to Warren Hastings; and Political Agent in Gwalior, 1791+.
    William jun. later became known as "King" Palmer.

** Note 2: Julia Frances FRENCH & Thomas Richardson FRENCH from Madras, were first cousins.
    Thomas R. FRENCH was an organist & Professor of Music at 116 South Cullingah Street in Calcutta.

*** Note 3. includes WILSON & HEDLEY

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