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Elizabeth Shaw (Best)

Also Known As: "Bridget"
Birthplace: Holdsworth, Ovendale, Halifax, Yorkshire, England
Death: Died in Wessaguscus, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Place of Burial: Dedham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Henry Best; Henry Best, Jr.; Grace Elizabeth Best (Boithes) and Grace Best
Wife of Abraham Shaw, of Yorkshire & Dedham
Mother of Susannah Byram (Shaw); Joseph Shaw; Grace Richards (Shaw); Martha Shaw; Martha Tucker and 4 others
Sister of John Best
Half sister of Michael Best; Judith Best; Unnamed daugher of Henry Best; Mary Best; Henry Best and 2 others

Occupation: Keeping House
Managed by: Private User
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About Elizabeth "Bridget" Shaw (Best)

Children of Abraham Shawe and Bridget Best, all baptised in Halifax, England

  • 1. Joseph bp. March 14 1618
  • 2. Grace bp. August 15 1621 m. William Richards of Weymouth
  • 3. Martha bp. Dec 1 1623 d. March 31 1625
  • 4. Maria (Mary) bp. June 18 1626 m. John Bicknell of Weymouth
  • 5. John bp. May 23 1630
  • 6. Martha bp. Jan 6 1632 m Thomas Vinson of Weymouth
  • 7. Susannah bp before Oct 1638 m Nicholas Byram of Weymouth

Link to grave http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=16195710&ref=wvr

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Elizabeth "Bridget" Shaw (Best)'s Timeline

April 9, 1592
Holdsworth, Ovendale, Halifax, Yorkshire, England
April 9, 1592
Ovenden, Yorkshire, England
Age 9
Norwich, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
March 24, 1617
Age 24
Halifax, Yorkshire, England, (Present UK)
March 1617
Age 24
Halifax Parrish, Yorkshire, England
March 14, 1618
Age 25
Northowram, Yorkshire, England
August 15, 1621
Age 29
Northowram, Halifax, Yorkshire, England, (Present UK)
December 1, 1623
Age 31
Northowram, Halifax, Yorkshire, England
Age 32