Pane-Joyce Genealogy
Family of Abigail Beal (6361) & Stephen French
17357. Joshua French. Born ca 1693 in Weymouth, MA. Joshua died ca 1752.
17358. Samuel French. Born on 30 Dec 1696 in Weymouth, MA.276 Samuel died in Hingham, MA, on 20 Jan 1772; he was 75.42

Stephen resided on Fort Hill St., Hingham. His will was dated 15 Jul 1771, proved 7 Feb 1772. It provided for wife Sarah while she remained a widow, and gave to ganddaughter Bathsheba; son Ezra was to have the balance of the property.42
On 8 Apr 1724 when Samuel was 27, he first married Bathsheba Beal (17323) , daughter of Jeremiah Beal (6350) (13 May 1655-20 Apr 1703) & Hannah Lane (7364) (ca 1658-19 Sep 1719), in Hingham, MA.42 Born on 19 Feb 1692/3 in Hingham, MA.42 Bathsheba died in Hingham, MA, on 28 May 1759; she was 66.42
Their children include:
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Ezra French (20 Sep 1733-9 Nov 1792)
On 14 May 1760 when Samuel was 63, he second married Sarah Marsh (34207) , daughter of Caleb Marsh (17277) (24 Oct 1678-4 Nov 1763) & Sarah Whiton (17251) (27 Oct 1687-Feb 1720/1), in Hingham, MA.42 Born on 23 Jul 1713 in Hingham, MA.42 Sarah died in Hingham, MA, on 1 Jul 1795; she was 81.42
17359. David French. Born on 20 Nov 1698 in Weymouth, MA.276
17360. Elizabeth French. Born on 4 Nov 1700 in Weymouth, MA.276
On 6 Aug 1728 when Elizabeth was 27, she married Edward Blake.

Edward, of Milton.
17361. Jonathan French. Born on 15 Jan 1703 in Weymouth, MA.276 Jonathan died in Hingham, MA, on 8 Apr 1780; he was 77.42 Occupation: Farmer.

Jonathan resided on French Street, Hingham.42
On 10 Nov 1735 when Jonathan was 32, he married Jael Beal (17306) , daughter of Thomas Beal (6348) (15 Mar 1671/2-) & Jael Remington (18594) (22 Apr 1688-), in Hingham, MA.42 Born on 1 Sep 1710 in Hingham, MA.42 Jael died in Hingham, MA, on 14 Apr 1783; she was 72.42
Their children include:
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Theodore French (4 Oct 1744-30 Nov 1819)
17362. Mercy French. Born on 23 Mar 1704/5 in Weymouth, MA.276
17363. Hannah French. Hannah died on 24 Mar 1749.
17364. Dr. Daniel French. Born ca 1715 in Hingham, MA.78 Daniel died in 1775 in Weymouth, MA.78

Dr. French resided on Commercial Street, nearly opposite the foot of Grant Street, East Weymouth.78
On 30 Nov 1740 (pub) Daniel first married Ruth Stowell (18604) , daughter of Benjamin Stowell (6810) (8 Jun 1676-5 Aug 1730) & Ruth Ward (18651) (6 Mar 1694/5-4 Mar 1763), in Hingham, MA.42 Born on 11 Feb 1723/4 in Hingham, MA.42 Ruth died in Hingham, MA, on 6 Aug 1742; she was 18.42

Daniel and Ruth had an infant child born in Aug 1642 and died in three weeks.78
Their children include:
34340i.
(infant child) French (Died soon) (3 Aug 1741-late Aug 1741)
On 3 Jan 1744/5 Daniel second married Mary Lane (36011) , daughter of Ebenezer Lane (19043) (11 Dec 1694-30 May 1777) & Mary Leavitt (23614) (18 Feb 1695/6-11 Sep 1777), in Hingham, MA.78 Born on 16 Jun 1723 in Hingham, MA.78

Children of Daniel and Mary (Lane) French, probably born at Weymouth:
    i. Zetham French, b. 4 Aug 1745, d. 1749;
    ii. Betty French, b. ca. 1748, m. Ichabod Pratt of Weymouth;
    iii. Joel French, b. ca. 1750, m. at Hingham 28 Nov 1793 Elizabeth Hobart (dau. of Peter & Lucretia (Gill) Hobart);
    iv. Samuel French, b. ca. 1753;
    v. Bela French, b. ca. 1765;
    vi. Mary French, b. 7 Jun 1758, m. 11 Nov 1779 Reuben Hersey of Hingham;
    vii. Lydia French, b. 10 Feb 1761, m. 2 Nov 1786 Lot Marsh of Hingham;
    viii. Celia French, b. 7 Apr 1763, m. 5 May 1811 Thomas Marsh of Hingham, widower; and
    ix. Stephen French, b. 30 Sep 1765.42
Their children include:
34341i.
Lydia French (10 Feb 1761-11 Jun 1843)
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