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Robert Gould Shaw

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Robert Gould Shaw

U.S. Civil War leader of film “Glory” fame


    William Denison

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    • 6th Great-grandfather of Robert Gould Shaw — 9th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 356 
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    • Christening Date:
    • 3 Feb 1571 
    • Christening Location:
    • Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England 
    • Death Date:
    • 25 Jan 1653/1654 
    • Death Location:
    • Roxbury (now Boston), Suffolk, Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 7 Nov 1603 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England 
    • Children:

    • Daniel Denison (Ahnentafel No:178 )

      Edward Denison

      George Denison

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  • Sources for William Denison

    • 2 Baldwin, John Denison and William Clift , A Record of the Descendants of Capt. George Denison, of Stonington, Conn. . . . , Worcester: Printed by Tyler and Seagrave (1881) , 5, Internet Archive (Digital Library).
    • 3 Barthelmas, Della Gray , The Signers of the Declaration of Independence: A Biographical and Genealogical Reference , Jefferson, N.C. and London: McFarland and Company, Inc., Publishers (1997) , 278.
    • 4 Linzee, John William , The History of Peter Parker and Sarah Ruggles of Roxbury, Mass. and Their Ancestors and Desce ndants , Boston: Privately Printed (1913) , 500, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
    • 5 Wheeler, Richard Anson , History of the Town of Stonington, County of New London, Connecticut, From its First Settleme nt in 1649 to 1900 , New London, Connecticut: Press of the Day Publishing Company (1900) , 334-335, Google Books (Digital Library).