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Notes on John Shaw (1690 - 1725)


From "History of Weymouth, Massachusetts", George Walter Chamberlain, (Boston, 1923), page 613.

          "JOHN4 SHAW (Dea. John3, John2, Abraham1) was born at Weymouth 20 Jan. 1689-90.
          He made an agreement as to the division of his father's estate with his brother Benjamin, 5 Mar. 1718-19, and his mother Hannah Shaw agreed to it 17 Mar. 1735. (Suffolk Deeds, 52: 231.) He married, 24 Oct. 1717, Sarah Burrell, who was appointed administratrix of his estate, 27 May, 1726, with Ephraim Burrell and John Burrell, husbandmen, both of Weymouth, sureties. (Suffolk Probate, 24: 502.) She married (2) at Weymouth, 10 June, 1736, Joshua Shaw of Abington. Division of his estate was ordered 27 Mar. 1739, and John Shaw, eldest son, of Abington, was to have his real estate, saving unto his mother Sarah Shaw her dower for life, and paying his brother and sister Jonathan Shaw and Sarah Shaw 106 Pounds 13 Shillings 4 Pence apiece, 4 Sept. 1739. (Suffolk Probate, 34: 282, 432)"


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