Elizabeth Shaw (Partridge)

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Elizabeth Shaw (Partridge)

Birthplace: Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
Death: Died in Hampton, (Present Rockingham County), North Plantation (Present New Hampshire), (Present USA)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Partridge and Ann Stanyon
Wife of Joseph Shaw and Joseph Shaw
Mother of Elizabeth Sleeper; Abial Brown; Elizabeth Sleeper; Deacon Samuel Shaw; Son Shaw and 5 others
Sister of John Partridge, of Portsmouth; Rachel Chase (Partridge); Hannah Gove; Nehemiah Partridge; Sarah Hathaway and 1 other
Half sister of Col. Samuel Partridge, Judge of the Court of Common Pleas; Mary Montagu and WIlliam Partridge, Colonial Lt. Gov. of New Hampshire

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About Elizabeth Shaw (Partridge)

Elizabeth Shaw on Eunice Cole's animal familiars

The deposition of Elizabeth Shaw the wife of Joseph Shaw who saith that the latter end of the last summer the same day that the wife of Joseph Dow was brought to bed of her last child being the Sabbath day that the same day in the afternoon this deponent being in the same seat [Elizabeth Shaw was sitting in a "seat" (probably a bench) reserved for women.] where Eunice Cole did sit: and Mr. Cotton [Seaborn Cotton, minister of Hampton, New Hampshire.]being at prayer this deponent did hear a noise like to the whining of puppies when they have a mind to suck and this deponent sitting next to Eunice Cole did to her best discerning judge that the noise of whining was under the said Eunice and the said Eunice being sitting in the seat this deponent hearing such a noise for some time together did turn her head and look on Eunice Cole and then the said Eunice did stir herself or nestle a little as she sat and I heard no more of the noise of whining which I had heard before and this deponent looked diligently about in the seat to see that there were any dog but could see none nor any other creature that should make such a noise there being nobody in the seat at that time but -- Eunice Cole and this deponent and the wife of Jacob Perkins and after that this deponent had turned her head from Eunice Cole she turned to the wife of the said Jacob Perkins and she was stooping to look towards Eunice Cole and she smiled on this deponent whereby I considered that she might also hear the noise as I did. Sworn the 28: 1 month 1673 before me Samuel Dalton Commissioner.

Source: Suffolk County Court Files, 13:1228 (MA).

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Elizabeth Shaw (Partridge)'s Timeline

February 14, 1643
Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, (Present USA)
October 19, 1662
Age 19
Hampton, North Plantation, Massachusetts Bay Colony
August 23, 1664
Age 21
Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States
August 23, 1664
Age 21
Hampton, Rockingham, New Hampshire
August 23, 1666
Age 23
Hampton, (Present Rockingham County), North Plantation (Present New Hampshire), (Present USA)
December 11, 1669
Age 26
January 31, 1671
Age 27
Hampton, (Present Rockingham County), North Plantation (Present New Hampshire), (Present USA)
January 13, 1673
Age 29
Hampton, (Present Rockingham County), North Plantation (Present New Hampshire), (Present USA)
Age 32
Hampton Falls, Old Norfolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony