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  • Alexander Shapleigh, of Totnes & Old Kittery (c.1574 - bef.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...
  • Alexander Shapleigh (1724 - 1762)
  • Alexander Shapleigh, Jr. (bef.1602 - bef.1642)
    Lt John Shapleigh,son of Alexander Shapleigh Jr., born several months after the death of his father. Links
  • Alice Shapleigh (deceased)
  • Ann Shapleigh (c.1607 - 1687)
    Nicholas Shapley of Charlestown 1605–1663 Birth c1605 presumably England Death 15 FEB 1663 • Charlestown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Wife Ann Unknown (not Alice) by Unknown date Parents Un...

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)