Bridget was born in 1592. Bridget Best was the daughter of Henry Best and Grace Boithes. She passed away before 1638 at Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts.
Elizabeth "Bridget" Beste
Briggit Best, daughter of Henry Best, was chriistened on 19 April 1592 in Ovendon, Halifax, Yorkshire, England.
Bridget Best was married to Abraham Shaw on 24 June 1616 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England.
Emigration and Settlement in New England
Abraham and Bridget Shaw and children emigrated to America in 1636 on the Anne. At first they settled in Watertown, Massachusetts. Their house burned down in October 1636 and they moved to Dedham, Massachusetts.
Abraham Shaw's undated will does not mention a wife, so she is assumed to have died in Dedham, Massachusetts, before 1638, when Abraham's estate was inventoried.
There is nor mention of Bridget in her husband's will. Might she have died before him?
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