Person:John Shaw (4)

m. Bef 1676
  1. John Shaw1689 - Bef 1726
m. 24 Oct 1717
  1. Sarah ShawAbt 1724 - 1791
Facts and Events
Name John Shaw
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 20 Jan 1689 Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States
Marriage 24 Oct 1717 Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United Statesto Sarah Burrell
Death[3][4] Bef 10 Jun 1726 Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States
  1. Some American Families and their Origins by Richard W. Smith.
  2. Chamberlain, George Walter. History of Weymouth, Massachusetts. (Weymouth, Massachusetts: Weymouth Historical Society, under direction of the town, 1923)

    "JOHN4 SHAW (Dea. John3, John2, Abraham1) was born at Weymouth 20 Jan. 1689-90.
    He made an agreement as to the division of his father's estate with his brother Benjamin, 5 Mar. 1718-19, and his mother Hannah Shaw agreed to it 17 Mar. 1735. (Suffolk Deeds, 52: 231.) He married, 24 Oct. 1717, Sarah Burrell, who was appointed administratrix of his estate, 27 May, 1726, with Ephraim Burrell and John Burrell, husbandmen, both of Weymouth, sureties. (Suffolk Probate, 24: 502.) She married (2) at Weymouth, 10 June, 1736, Joshua Shaw of Abington. Division of his estate was ordered 27 Mar. 1739, and John Shaw, eldest son, of Abington, was to have his real estate, saving unto his mother Sarah Shaw her dower for life, and paying his brother and sister Jonathan Shaw and Sarah Shaw 106 Pounds 13 Shillings 4 Pence apiece, 4 Sept. 1739. (Suffolk Probate, 34: 282, 432)"

  3. Descendants of Andrew Ford of Weymouth, Mass., in The New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society)
    Vols. 119, 120.
  4. when his widow remarried to Joshua. He probably died in Weymouth because Sarah Shaw is identified as "of Weymouth" in the marriage record