FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
THOMAS AND ELIZABETH SHAW




Thomas Shaw of Westhoughton in Deane parish was christened 6 October 1645 in Bolton, the son of James and Elizabeth Shaw. He married Elizabeth.


Westhoughton

Westhoughton


Elizabeth died just after the birth of her last child on 20 June 1687, and was buried just two days before the baby.


Elizabeth Shaw burial

Burial record for Elizabeth Shaw in Deane:
"20 Elizabetha uxor
(wife) Thomas Shaw de Westhaughton",
also "22 Martha filia
(daughter) Thomas Shaw de Westhaughton"



Thomas died and was buried 24 February 1710 in Deane. Thomas, a yeoman of Westhoughton, left a will dated 11 May 1711.


Thomas Shaw burial

Burial record for Thomas Shaw in Deane:
"24 Thomas Shaw de Westhaughton"


Thomas and Elizabeth had the following children:


1. Jacobus, christened 16 August 1674 in Deane.


2. Two infants of Thomas Shaw buried 1 January 1676/7 in Deane.

Infantes Halliwell

Burial record for two infants of Thomas Shaw in Deane


3. Radulphus, christened 31 March 1676 in Deane; buried 3 April 1676 in Deane, "of Westhoughton".


*4. Elizabeth, born about 1678 of Deane; married Robert Halliwell 1 April 1703 in Deane; buried buried 17 November 1729 in Deane.


5. Mathaeus, christened 7 March 1681/2 in Deane.


6. Martha, christened 6 June 1687 in Deane; buried 20 June 1687, "de Westhoughton".



SOURCES: Deane parish register; Chester Wills, will of Thomas Shaw of Westhoughton, 1711.



FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
JAMES AND ELIZABETH SHAW


James Shaw was born 1620 of Bolton. He married Elizabeth.


Elizabeth died and was buried 2 May 1666 in Deane.


Elizabeth Shaw burial

Burial record for Elizabeth Shaw in Deane:
"Maij 2. Elizabetha uxor Jacobj Shaw de Westhaughton"



James of Westhoughton died and was buried 11 October 1678 in Deane. James, a husbandman and fustian weaver of Westhoughton, left a will dated 27 May 1679.


James
        Shaw burial

Burial record for James Shaw in Deane:
"Octo 11 Jacobus Shaw de Westhaughton"


James and Elizabeth had the following children:


*1. Thomas, christened 6 October 1645 in Bolton.

Thomas Shaw baptism

Baptism record for Thomas Shaw in Bolton: "Thomas Shaw s: of James de Longworth"



SOURCES: Deane parish register; Chester Wills, will of James Shaw of Westhoughton, 1679.