Michael Shaw

28 September 1762–11 November 1781 (Age 19)
Wollaton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Michael

When Michael Shaw was born on 28 September 1762, in Wollaton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Shaw, was 22 and his mother, Martha CHADWICK, was 26. He died on 11 November 1781, at the age of 19.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Shaw
1740–
Martha CHADWICK
1736–1773
Joseph Shaw
1761–
James Shaw
1769–1848
Michael Shaw
1762–1781
Francis Shaw
1765–
Martha Shaw
1766–
John Shaw
1769–1780
William
1770–1789
Benjamin
1772–1772
Fanny
1773–

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Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a copse or thicket, Middle English s(c)hage, s(c)hawe (Old English sceaga), or a habitational name from any of the numerous minor places named with this word. The English surname was also established in Ireland in the 17th century.2 Scottish and Irish: adopted as an English form of any of various Gaelic surnames derived from the personal name Sitheach ‘wolf’.3 Americanized form of some like-sounding Ashkenazic Jewish surname.

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

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  • Michael, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Michael -

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