Samuel Shaw

2 January 1841–11 November 1919 (Age 78)
Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Samuel

When Samuel Shaw was born on 2 January 1841, in Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Shaw, was 39 and his mother, Sarah Ibbotson, was 29. He married Margaret Taylor on 13 May 1860, in Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 11 November 1919, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Vine Bluff Cemetery, Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Shaw
1841–1919
Margaret Taylor
1840–1914
Marriage: 13 May 1860
Mary Ann Shaw
1861–1928
Emma Shaw
1862–
Edwin Shaw
1863–1864
Edward Shaw
1863–1922
Samuel Shaw
1867–1948
Joseph H Shaw
1868–
Margaret Taylor Shaw
1870–1934
James Shaw
1870–
Nathan Shaw
1872–
Sarah F Shaw
1875–
Richard Aaron Shaw
1877–1939
Alfred Isaac Shaw
1879–1935
Amy Elva Shaw
1891–1955
Louis Taylor Shaw
1892–1926

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 May 1860Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (14)

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    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842
    Age 1
    The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.
    1843
    Age 2
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1863
    Age 22
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): from Middle English s(c)hawe, s(c)haghe ‘small wood, grove, thicket’ (Old English sceaga). The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived in or by a small wood, or habitational, for someone from any of the many places so named. Shaw and Shawe are most frequent in Lancashire and Yorkshire, where Shaw in Oldham (Lancashire) may be a principal source of the surname. The English and Lowland Scottish surname was also established in Ireland in the 17th century.Scottish: shortened form of various surnames from the Gaelic personal name Sitheach, derived from sithech ‘wolf’.Irish (Down and Antrim): adopted for Ó Síthigh ‘descendant of Sítheach’, a personal name based on sítheach ‘peaceful’. Compare Sheehy .

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

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    Life Sketch - Samuel and Margaret Shaw

    History of Samuel and Margaret Taylor Shaw By Elva S. Davis (granddaughter) In Ashton, in the County of Lancashier, England Samuel Shaw was born on the 2nd of January, 1841. He was the son of Samu …

    Sources (29)

    • Samuel Showell, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Samuel Shaw in entry for Francis D Clift and Amy E Bowers, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Samuel Shaw in entry for Lewis Taylor Shaw, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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