Susannah Shaw

3 March 1726–1790 (Age 63)
Weymouth, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Susannah

When Susannah Shaw was born on 3 March 1726, in Weymouth, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Joseph Shaw Jr, was 35 and her mother, Mary Blanchard, was 36. She married Joseph Nash on 16 December 1746, in Weymouth, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1726. She died in 1790, in Addison, Washington, Maine, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Addison, Washington, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Nash
1727–
Susannah Shaw
1726–1790
Marriage: 16 December 1746
Isaiah Nash
1748–1811
Joseph Nash Jr.
1750–1839
Susanna Nash
1753–1847
Mary Nash
1755–
John W Nash
1758–1819
Abigail Nash
1759–1847
Isaac Nash
1763–1852
Ebenezer Nash
1766–1828
Abraham Nash Sr
1766–1849

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 December 1746
Weymouth, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (2)

1776

Age 50

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1790

Age 64

Historical Boundaries - 1790: Washington, Massachusetts, United States; 1820: Washington, Maine, United States

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.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Susanna Shaw, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Susanna Shaw, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Susanna Shaw, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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