April 24, 1879, Norris City, Illinois.
March 20, 1960, Delta, Colorado.
Delta Cemetery, Delta, Colorado.
French was the son of William Gaff Oliver and Sarah Ann Vineyard, and husband of Caroline Williams.
A Presbyterian minister and evangelist, he was living in Kansas City, Missouri, as of 1908. By 1920, he was in Los Angeles, California. His works include: