23 Feb 1639
Hingham, Massachusetts Bay Colony
16 Dec 1657 in Hingham, Suffolk, Massachusetts
7 Oct 1720 at about age 81
Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony
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Hannah (Jacob) French has English ancestors.
Hannah was born on the 23rd February, 1639, at Hingham, daughter of
Nicholas and Mary Jacob. Hannah was baptized at Hingham February 23, 1639-40
Her father "came from old Hingham in England in 1633, with his wife and two children, and their cousin Thomas Lincoln "weaver," according to Gushing, the local annalist. Hannah survived Thomas Loring and married second, to Captain Stephen French, of Weymouth; Hannah died October 20, 1720.
Hannah married 1.
Thomas Loring, son of Deacon Thomas Loring and Jane (Newton) Loring on 16th December, 1657.
Benjamin b. in 1662.
Hannah bapt. at Hingham, Apr 2, 1665; m. (1) June 5, 1685, Rev. Jeremiah Cushing; m. (2) John Barker, Esq., of Scituate.
Thomas b. Mar. 15, 1667-8.
Deborah b. Mar. 15, 1667-8;m. May 20, 1687, John Cushing, Chief Justice of Plymouth court and a judge in theSupreme Court of Massachusetts.
David b. Sept. 15, 1671.
Caleb b. June 9, 1674.
Abigail b. Feb. 5, 1676; d. Feb. 1, 1678.
Hannah married 2. Capt. Stephen French after the death of her first husband in 1678. No children were born to this union.
Hannah died on the 7th October 1720 as shown on her gravestone
however, the text also states 8th, which appears to be an error as does the date of the 20th in the Loring Genealogy. 
1.0 1.1 The Loring Genealogy online. By Charles Henry Pope assisted by Catherine Peabody Loring; Murray and Emery Company, Cambridge, Massachusetts. 1917. Book Page 9
↑ The Loring Genealogy p.13 ↑ Find a Grave, database and images ( https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/44217625/hannah-french : accessed 22 January 2022), memorial page for Hannah Jacob French (23 Feb 1639–7 Oct 1720), Find A Grave: Memorial #44217625, citing Hillcrest Cemetery, Plympton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Joan Ellis Pulis (contributor 47051328) .
The Loring Genealogy online Charles Henry Pope assisted by Catherine Peabody Loring; Murray and Emery Company, Cambridge, Massachusetts. 1917. p.9
(The Town of Hingham, Massachusetts, 1893): Vol III, p.27; Vol II, p.372
History of the Town of Hingham, Massachusetts Dwight, Melatiah Everett. (Trow Print, New York, 1898) The Kirbys of New England Page 74.
Barclay, Mrs. John E., Samuel French and Wife Silence Torrey, The American Genealogist (Barrington, RI, 1949) Vol. 23, Page 23.
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