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Elizabeth (Best) Shaw

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Elizabeth "Bridget" Shaw formerly Best aka Beste
Born in Halifax, Yorkshire, , Englandmap
Sister of and
Wife of — married in Halifax, Yorkshire, Englandmap
Died about in Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Bay Colonymap
11 August 2015
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Bridget was born in 1592. Bridget Best was the daughter of Henry Best and Grace Boithes. She passed away in 1649 at Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts.


Elizabeth "Bridget" Beste


9 APR 1592 Halifax, Yorkshire, England


19 APR 1592 Ovendon, Halifax, Yorkshire, England


Husband: Abraham Shaw
Wife: Bridget Best
24 JUN 1616 Halifax, Yorkshire, England


1649 Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts


Old Village Cemetery, Dedham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts

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