Hannah Balch

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ChartsAncestors of William Jerome Pierce
Hannah Balch, daughter of John Balch and Hannah Verin, was born about 1676, and later baptized at Beverly, Essex Co., Massachusetts, 25 July 1680.1 She died at Ashford, Connecticut, after April 1739.2

Hannah married Richard Leach, son of John Leach and Mary Edwards, at Salem, Essex Co., Massachusetts, 7 March 1703/4.3,4,5


Richard Leach b. say 1680, d. Jun 1719
  • John Leach3 b. 12 May 1705
  • Hannah Leach3 b. 28 May 1707
  • Deborah Leach3 b. 21 May 1708
  • Mary Leach3 b. 17 Jun 1710
  • Richard Leach+3 b. 15 Jul 1711, d. 1805
  • Ebenezer Leach3 b. 10 Jun 1714
  • Ruth Leach3 b. 10 Jun 1714, d. 26 Jun 1714
  • Sarah Leach3 b. 17 Aug 1715
  • Abigail Leach3 b. 4 Jun 1718
This person was last edited on23 Sep 2015


  1. [S644] Galusha B. Balch, Genealogy of the Balch Families in America(Salem, Massachusetts: Eben Putnam, 1897), 15-18, 28, further cited as Balch, Balch Families in America.
  2. [S644] Balch, Balch Families in America, 15-18.
  3. [S644] Balch, Balch Families in America, 28.
  4. [S229] Owen Glenn Leach Jr., Leach: A Genealogy, (Greenwich, Connecticut: p.p., 1968), 38-42, further cited as Leach, Leach Genealogy.
  5. [S230] F. Phelps Leach, Lawrence Leach of Salem, Massachusetts and Some of His Descendants, 2 vols. (St. Albans, Vermont: Messenger Press, 1924-1925), 1:19, further cited as Leach Descendants.