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Oliver Shumway

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Oxford, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Peter Shumway, Jr. and Mariah Shumway (Smith)
Husband of Sarah Shumway
Father of Oliver Jr. Shumway; Nathan Shumway; Keziah Towne; Stephen Shumway; Reuben Shumway and 4 others
Brother of Jeremiah Shumway; David Shumway; John Shumway; Hepsibah Shumway; Mary Shumway and 3 others

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About Oliver Shumway

Oliver Shumway was b. May 1701, in Boxford, Massachusetts. His wife, Sarah Pratt, was b. October 18, 1704 in Massachusetts. They married on September 3, 1724.

The records yield little information regarding him. His children were all born in Oxford, so the Shumways probably spent most of their lives there. Their occupation was farming, and Oliver does not appear to have ever held any public office.

Children:

  • Oliver, b. Oct. 12, 1725
  • Levi, b. Apr. 8, 1727
  • Keziah, b. May 25, 1729
  • Nathan, b. Apr. 21, 1731
  • Susanna, b. Aug. 21, 1733
  • Stephen, b. Mar. 25, 1736
  • Sarah, b. June 28, 1738
  • Reuben, b. Feb. 2, 1740
  • Ebenezer, b. June 25, 1743
  • Jonathan, b. Nov. 8, 1745
  • Lucy, b. July 18, 1749

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Oliver Shumway's Timeline

1701
May 10, 1701
Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts
1702
May 10, 1702
Age 1
Boxford, Essex, Mass
1724
September 3, 1724
Age 23
Oxford, MS, USA
1725
October 12, 1725
Age 24
Oxford, Mass
1727
April 8, 1727
Age 25
Oxford, Massachusetts
1729
May 25, 1729
Age 28
Oxford, Worcester, Massachusetts
1731
April 21, 1731
Age 29
Oxford, Worcester, MA, USA
1733
August 21, 1733
Age 32
Oxford, MA, USA
1736
March 25, 1736
Age 34
Oxford, MA, USA
1738
June 28, 1738
Age 37
Oxford, MA, USA