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Stephen Gates II

Stephen GATES II (1634 – 1706) was Alex’s 10th Grandfather; one of 2,048 in this generation of the Shaw line. Stephen Gates II was born about 1634 in Norfolk, England.  His parents were Stephen GATES I and Ann VEARE.  He emigrated … Continue reading

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William Corser

William COURSER (1609 – 1673) was Alex’s 10th Grandfather; one of 2,048 in this generation of the Shaw line.   William Corser, of Boston, supposed to have been the first of the name in this country, was born Aug., 1609 in … Continue reading

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William Beamsley

William BEAMSLEY (1605 – 1658) was Alex’s  11th Great Grandfather, one of 4,096  in this generation of the Shaw line. Ensign William Beamsley was born about 1605 in England.  His origin is undetermined, but the name Beamsley is found only … Continue reading

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Joseph Pell

Joseph PELL (1600 -1650) was Alex’s 11th Great Grandfather two ways: He is one of 4,096 in this generation of the Shaw line through his daughter Anne.  His was also one of 4,096 in this generation of the Miller line … Continue reading

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