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Almira SHAW

Gageville Cemetery
Ashtabula County,

John Shaw born 21 July 1792 in Warrington, lancashire England. A farmer in the Sheffield Center area of Ashtabula County Oh. Stories have surfaced over the years that John was a Solider in the British Army stationed in Canada during the War of 1812. He deserted and made his way to Ohio and settled in the Sheffield area. He died there on April 10th, 1870, aged 78 years 9 months.

Almira Beckwith Shaw, born about 1795 in Connecticut, the daughter of George Beckwith and Mehitable Brockway Beckwith ( considered the first permanent settlers of what is now Ashtabula). She died on the 28th of October, 1865 in Kingsville, Oh, aged 70 years 1 month.

Contributed on 2/4/17 by Rnharvey003
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Submitted: 2/4/17 • Approved: 2/6/17 • Last Updated: 2/9/17 • R238335-G238334-S3

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