Sir Robert Shipley, Kt.

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Sir Robert Shipley, Kt.

Birthplace: Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
Death: February 02, 1763 (84)
Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
Immediate Family:

Son of Adam Shipley, I and Lois Shipley
Husband of Susannah Shipley and Elizabeth Shipley
Father of Charles Shipley; Robert Shipley, II; Ruth Gouldsborough; Elizabeth Hood; Sarah Gassaway and 6 others
Brother of Richard Shipley, I; Keturah Barnes; Lois Porter; Peter Shipley and Adam Shipley, II

Occupation: Christened in St. Anne's Church, anne Arundel Co.
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About Sir Robert Shipley, Kt.

Robert Shipley also had a son named Robert Shipley, b. 1713. Robert Jr. had a daughter named Lucy Shipley. There are various references which claim this Lucy married Joseph Hanks and that they are the parents of Nancy Hanks, who married Thomas Lincoln, whose son was President Abraham Lincoln. This is not so. (See Nancy Lincoln (Hanks) for more information regarding Nancy's ancestry.)

Robert Shipley Jr. also had a daughter named Mary, who was the first wife of Abraham Lincoln (grandfather to the President). They had two children together, but she was not the grandmother of the President.


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Sir Robert Shipley, Kt.'s Timeline

July 1, 1678
Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
March 27, 1711
Anne Arundel Co., Maryland, United States
Anne Arundel County, Province of Maryland, Colonial America
August 14, 1715
Anne Arundel County, Maryland
March 3, 1718
Queen Caroline Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
June 3, 1721
Anne Arundel County, Maryland
June 1, 1723
Queen Caroline, Anne Arundel, Maryland
September 20, 1726
Queen Annes Parish, Prince George's County, Maryland

George Shipley
in the Family Data Collection - Births
Name: George Shipley
Father: Robert Shipley
Mother: Elizabeth Stevens
Birth Date: 20 Sep 1726
State: MD
Country: USA
Source Information
Edmund West, comp.. Family Data Collection - Births [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2001.
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May 1, 1729
Queen Caroline Parish, Anne Arundel County, Maryland