Aunt Mary & Uncle Abner French didn't have kids of their own. Uncle Ab had come out West with his 1st wife Amelia Ingram. She died & he married Aunt Mary in 1876. So they first adopted Willis Hart who drowned. Then Loren when he was 3. He married a school teacher Mina Dalby June 2, 1909. Loren lived and worked on Uncle Ab's Hillsdale Ranch. Their children were Loren Albert Jordan & Mary Evelyn Jordan.