Category Archives: Double Ancestors

More than one child from this family is our ancestor

Robert Peck

Robert PECK (1548 – 1593) was Alex’s 12th Great Grandfather two times over, one of 8,192 in this generation of the Shaw line through his son Joseph and one of 8,192 in this generation of the Miner line through his … Continue reading

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William Reynolds

William REYNOLDS (1560 – 1648) was Alex’s 10th great grandfather, one of 2,048 in this generation of the Miner line through his son John.  He was also Alex’s 11th great grandfather, one of 4,096 in this generation of the Miller … Continue reading

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Anthony Colby I

 Anthony COLBY I (1605 – 1661) was Alex’s 11th Great Grandfather two times, through his son Isaac and through his daughter Sarah.  He is two of 4,096 in this generation of the Shaw line.  I originally thought Dorothy COLBY was … Continue reading

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Teunis Jansz Pier

Teunis Jansz PIER (1600 – 1646) was Alex’s 11th Grandfather; one of 4,096 in this generation of the Shaw line. Teunis Jansz Pier was born in 1600 in Amsterdam. He married Jannetje ARENTE. Teunis died in 1646 in Amsterdam. Jannetje … Continue reading

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Robert Pease Jr – Great Baddow

Robert PEASE Jr. – Great Baddow(1589 – 1644)  was Alex’s 11th Great Grandfather twice, through his son Robert and his son John.  He was  two of 4,096 in this generation of the Miner line. Robert Pease was baptized in 28 … Continue reading

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George Allen the Elder

George ALLEN the Elder (c. 1568 – 1648) was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather two times over; two of 2,048  in this generation of the Miller line.  His daughter Rose and son Ralph are both our ancestors. George Allen was born … Continue reading

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Thomas Ford

Thomas FORD (1590 – 1676) was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather; one of 2,048 in this generation of the Miller line. Thomas Ford was born on 6 Jan 1589/90 in Dorchester, Dorset, England.  Alternatively, he was baptized 6 Jan 1590 in Powerstock, … Continue reading

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Lt. William Clarke

Lt. William CLARKE (1610 – 1690) was Alex’s 9th Great Grandfather; one of 1,024 in this generation of the Miller line. We have more unrelated Clark families in our tree than any other surname.  In addition to Lt. William ClARKE, our … Continue reading

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Twyford West

Twyford WEST (1616 – 1684) was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather; one of 2,048 in this generation of the Miller line through his daughter Elizabeth.  He was also Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather of the Shaw line through his daughter Hannah Twyford West … Continue reading

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Thomas Staples

Thomas STAPLES (1674 – 1735 ) was Alex’s 8th Great Grandfather; one of 512 in this generation of the Shaw line through his daughter Susannah.  He was also Alex’s 9th Great Grandfather; one of 1,024 in this generation of the Miller line … Continue reading

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