Preserving American Freedom

The Evolution of American Liberties in Fifty Documents

French Battell

Birth: 
1725
The "F Battell" who signed John Dickinson's 1777 deed manumitting his slaves is most likely French Battell, a prominent citizen of Dover, Delaware, during this period.
Sources: 
Notes and Queries, Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 30 (1906): 247