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  • Alexander Shapleigh, Jr. (1602 - 1642)
    Lt John Shapleigh,son of Alexander Shapleigh Jr., born several months after the death of his father. Links
  • Alexander Shapleigh, of Totnes & Old Kittery (c.1574 - 1650)
    Gustave Anjou (1863-1942) was paid $650 by Alfred Lee Shapleigh for his fraudulent genealogy of the Shapleigh family ALEXANDER SHAPLEIGH(1), the pioneer of the American Branch of the Family, was born...
  • Ann Fosdick (Shapleigh) (c.1627 - 1679)
    Burial: Phipps Street Burying Ground Charlestown Suffolk County Massachusetts, USA Plot: 3 P 32
  • Benjamin Shapleigh (1645 - 1706)
  • Catharine Hilton (c.1599 - 1676)
    Katharine Shapleigh Birth: Circa 1601 - England Death: May 29 1676 - Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USA Parents: Alexander Shapleigh, Sr, Margaret Bloedel Husband: James Treworgy, Edward ...

About the Shapleigh surname

This family appears to have originated in Devon, England. One branch of the family settled in colonial Maine (now part of the United States).

other versions of this surname

notable family members=

  • Samuel Shapleigh, College Butler and Librarian of Harvard College (now Harvard University)