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William Hilton Jr.

William HILTON Jr (1617 – 1675) was an explorer who mapped Cape Fear  eventually leading to the founding of Wilmington NC which has a large port in on the Cape Fear River.  He named Hilton Head SC after himself. He … Continue reading

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Abell Huse

Abell HUSE (1602 – 1690) was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather, one of 2,048  in this generation of the Shaw line and one of 2,048  in the Miller line.  (See his grandson Thomas BROWNE for details of the double ancestors) Abell Huse … Continue reading

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Francis Brown I

Francis BROWN  I (ca. 1632 – 1691) was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather, one of 2,048 in this generation of the Shaw line and one of 2,048  in the Miller line.  (See his grandson Thomas BROWNE for details of the double ancestors) … Continue reading

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John Browne (Newbury)

John BROWNE (1665 – 1729) was Alex’s 9th Great Grandfather, one of 1,024  in this generation of the Shaw line and one of 1,024  in the Miller line.  (See his son Thomas BROWNE for details of the double ancestors) We … Continue reading

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Thomas Brown II

Thomas BROWN II (1688 – 1745) was Alex’s 8th Great Grandfather two times over, two of 512 in this generation.  Son Francis married into the Miller line.  Daughter Ann married into the Shaw line. Thomas Brown was born 1 Jan … Continue reading

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Richard Thurlow

Richard THURLOW (1606 – 1685) was Alex’s 11th Great Grandfather, one of 4,096 in this generation of the Shaw line. Richard was born ca.1606 in Holme-Upon-Spaulding-Moor, East Riding Yorkshire, England.  His parents were Francis THURLEY and [__?__].  He married Jane [__?__] … Continue reading

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Joseph Brown

Joseph BROWN (1688 – 1728) was Alex’s 8th Great Grandfather, one of 512 in this generation of the Shaw line. Joseph Brown was born 28 Aug 1688 in Rehoboth, Mass.  His parents were Joseph BROWN Sr. and Hannah FITCH. He … Continue reading

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Anthony Morse

Anthony MORSE (1607 – 1686) was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather, one of 2,048 in this generation of the Shaw line through his daughter Anne.   He was also Alex’s 11th Great Grandfather, one of 4,096 in that generation of the … Continue reading

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Francis Thurlow

Francis THURLOW (Thorley) (1630 – 1703) was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather, one of 2,048 in this generation of the Shaw line. Francis Thurlow was born 7 Feb 1629/30 in Holme-Upon-Spalding-Moor, Yorkshire,  England. His parents were Richard THURLOW and Jane [__?__]   … Continue reading

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William Danforth

William DANFORTH (1641 – 1721) was Alex’s 9th Great Grandfather, one of 1,024 in this generation of the Shaw line. William Danforth was born around 1641 probably in Ireland.   By 1660, he was living in Ipswich, Mass. in the … Continue reading

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