Elizabeth Shinn

Shrewsbury, Monmouth, New Jersey, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Shinn was born in 1748, in Shrewsbury, Monmouth, New Jersey, British Colonial America, her father, William Shinn, was 60 and her mother, Exorcise Corliss, was 27. She married John Alloways on 13 June 1774, in Burlington, Burlington, New Jersey, United States.

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John Alloways
Elizabeth Shinn
Marriage: 13 June 1774

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Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a Skinner , from Old English scinn, Middle English shin ‘hide’, ‘pelt’. In Middle English this word was replaced by the Norse equivalent, skinn.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Elizabeth Shinn, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"
  • Elizabeth Shinn, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"
  • Elizabeth Shinn, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"

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