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John Benjamin Sr.

John BENJAMIN Sr. (1576 – 1607) was Alex’s 12th Grandfather; one of 8,192 in this generation of the Shaw line. John Benjamin was born on 1576 in Heathfield, Sussex, England.  His parents were xx.  He married Joan HOOKE 18 Jan 1584 … Continue reading

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Bartholomew Heath

Bartholomew HEATH (1615 – 1681)  was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather; one of 2,048 in this generation of the Miller line. Bartholomew Heath was born in 1615 in Nazeing, Essex, England.  Alternatively, he was born in Salisbury St Martins, Wiltshire, England as … Continue reading

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John Benjamin

John BENJAMIN (1585 – 1645) was Alex’s 11th Grandfather; one of 4,096 in this generation of the Shaw line.  Harvard College was established in 1636, the same year John’s mansion burned down, and Harvard owns the land that originally belonged … Continue reading

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