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Robert Gould Shaw

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Robert Gould Shaw

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


    Thomas Sturgis

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    • 3rd Great-grandfather of Robert Gould Shaw — 6th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 48 
    • Birth Date:
    • 4 Apr 1686 
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    • Death Date:
    • 18 Dec 1763 
    • Death Location:
    • Barnstable, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts 
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    • Burial Location:
    • Lothrop Hill Cemetery, Barnstable, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 26 Dec 1717 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Barnstable, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts 

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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. 61, Marriage record for Thomas Sturgis and Martha Russel.
    • 3 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Barnstable, Vol. 1, p. 61, Birth records for children of Thomas Sturgis and Martha Russel.
    • 4 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).
    • 5 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).
    • 6 White, Elizabeth Pearson , ""John Howland of the Mayflower, Vol. 1 , Camden, Maine: Picton Press (1990, 7th printing 2014) , 388.