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Robert Gould Shaw

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Robert Gould Shaw

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    Thomas Sturgis

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    • 2nd Great-grandfather of Robert Gould Shaw — 5th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 24 
    • Birth Date:
    • 22 Jul 1722 
    • Birth Location:
    • Barnstable, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 16 Oct 1785 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 24 Jan 1745 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Barnstable, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts 
    • Children:

    • Russell Sturgis (Ahnentafel No:12 )

      Samuel Sturgis

      William Sturgis

    • Notes: 
    • Revolutionary War veteran

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  • Sources for Thomas Sturgis

    • 2 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Barnstable, Vol. 1, p. 97-98, Birth records for children of Thos Sturgis Jur and Sarah Pain.
    • 3 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Barnstable, Vol. 1, p. 97, Marriage record for Thomas Sturgis Jr and Sarah Paine.
    • 4 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Barnstable, Vol. 1, p. 61, Birth record for Thomas Sturgis.
    • 5 Austin, John D. , Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Vol. 6, 3rd ed., Stephen Hopkins , Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants (2001) , 183.
    • 9 Russell, Gurdon Wadsworth , An Account of Some of the Descendants of John Russell, The Emigrant from Ipswich, England, Wh o . . . , Hartford, Connecticut: The Case, Lockwood and Brainard Co. (1910) , 129, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 10 Sturgis, Francis Shaw , The Descendants of Nath'l Russell Sturgis: With a Brief Introductory Sketch of His Ancestor s in England and . . . , Boston: Printed by G. H. Ellis (1925) , Introduction prior to page 1, Heritage Quest (Digital Library).