Category Archives: Twins

Parent of Twins or Twin themselves

John Colby

I originally thought John COLBY (1633 – 1673) was Alex’s  10th Great Grandfather; one of 2,048 in this generation of the Shaw line.  However, I now believe that John’s one-time granddaughter Dorothy COLBY was not the daughter of Anthony COLBY II, but instead … Continue reading

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Anthony Colby II

I originally thought Anthony COLBY II (1665 – 1721) was Alex’s  9th Great Grandfather; one of 1,024 in this generation of the Shaw line.  However, I now believe Dorothy COLBY was actually the daughter of Anthony’s cousin Isaac COLBY and Martha PARRATT. … Continue reading

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Thomas Jewell III

Thomas JEWELL III (1707 – 1772) was Alex’s 7th Great Grandfather, one of 256 in this generation of the Shaw line. Thomas Jewell was born 10 Sep 1707 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts. His parents were John J JEWELL and Hannah … Continue reading

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Thomas Prince Jr.

Thomas PRINCE Jr. (1650 -1705)  was Alex’s 9th Great Grandfather; one of 1,024 in this generation of the Miller line. Thomas Prince Jr. was born 24 Dec 1650 in Gloucester, Essex, Mass. His parents were Thomas PRINCE Sr. and Margaret SKILLINGS. … Continue reading

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Robert Goodale

Robert GOODALE (1601 – 1683 ) was Alex’s 12th Great Grandfather;  one of 8,192 in this generation of the Miner line. Robert Goodale (Goodell) was born in Aug 1601 in of Ipswich, Suffolk, England.  He was  christened on 16 Aug 1601 … Continue reading

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Francois LeSueur

Francois LeSUEUR (1625 – 1671) was Alex’s 11th Grandfather; one of 4,096 in this generation of the Shaw line. Francois LeSueur was born in 1625 in Challe Mesnil, (3 miles south of Dieppe, Seine-Maritime, Haute-Normandie, France).  I couldn’t find Challe Mesnil, … Continue reading

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Cornelis Lambertsen Brink

Cornelis Lambertsen BRINK (1661 – 1725) was Alex’s 9th Grandfather; one of 1,024 in this generation of the Shaw line. Cornelis Lambertsen Brink was born on the ship as his parents and two siblings were coming to the new world. … Continue reading

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Cornelius Brink

Cornelius BRINK (1730 – 1793) was Alex’s 7th Grandfather; one of 256 in this generation of the Shaw line. Cornelius Brink was born 25 Jan 1730 in Kingston, NY. His parents were Jacob BRINK and Annetje POST. He married Annetje … Continue reading

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Jacobus Turck

Jacobus TURCK (1661 – 1711) was Alex’s 9th Grandfather; one of 1,024 in this generation of the Shaw line. According to traditional sources Jacobus Turck was born in Kinderhook NY and baptized 4 Dec 1661 in the New Amsterdam Dutch … Continue reading

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Robert Willemze

Robert WILLEMZE (1669 – 1750) was Alex’s 9th Grandfather; one of 1,024 in this generation of the Shaw line. Robert Willemze was born in 1669 in Tarrytown, Westchester, NY. His parents were Hope WILLEMZE and Mary [__?__].  He was the first … Continue reading

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