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Robert Gould Shaw

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Robert Gould Shaw

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


    Simon Wainwright

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    • 4th Great-grandfather of Robert Gould Shaw — 7th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 86 
    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1656 
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    • Death Date:
    • 19 Aug 1708 
    • Death Location:
    • Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts 
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    • Burial Location:
    • Pentucket Cemetery, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 6 Oct 1681 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts 
    • Notes: 
    • Simon Wainwright and about 20 others were slain by Indians.

      Simon Wainwright's father Francis objected to the marriage of Simon to Sarah Gilbert. Francis Wainwright claimed the marriage was without his consent and was therefore illegal and unwarrantable.

  • Additional marriages for Simon Wainwright


    • Spouse:
    • Anne Pierce

    • Spouse:
    • Mary - - - - - -

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  • Sources for Simon Wainwright

    • 1 Essex County, MA: Probate File Papers, 1638-1881, Case #28692, Probate file for Simon Wainwright.
    • 7 Davis, Horace, Ancestry of John Davis, Governor and U. S. Senator and Eliza Bancroft His Wife, Both of Worce ster, Massachusetts, San Francisco, California: n. p. (1897), 11, 49.
    • 9 Saltonstall, Leverett, Ancestry and Descendants of Sir Richard Saltonstall: First Associate of the Massachusetts Ba y Colony and . . ., Cambridge, Massachusetts: Riverside Press (1897), 21.