Person Sheet

Name Esther Shaw
Birth 173240
Death 21 Mar 1815, Stafford, Tolland, Connecticut40
Burial Leonard District Cemetery, Stafford, Tolland, Connecticut40
1 William Walbridge6,39
Birth 12 Dec 173040
Death 23 May 1807, Wales, Hampden, Massachusetts40
Burial Leonard District Cemetery, Stafford, Tolland, Connecticut40
Father Ens. Amos Walbridge (1691-1788)
Mother Theoda ??? (1697-1760)
Marriage bef 1756, ?
Divorce bef 1781, ? Stafford, Connecticut
Children: William (1765-1814)
Catherine (1757-)
Joshua (1758-)
Deborah (1760-)
Theoda (1762-)
Notes for Esther Shaw
She was supposed to have been a niece of Seth Shaw.
Notes for William (Spouse 1)
He was the son of Ens. Amos Wallbridge. The marriage of William and Esther was not recorded at Brimfield. Williamd and Esther moved to Stafford, Connecticut, and were divorced there. He remarried and later returned to Wales, Massachusetts.

Gardner39 states that he was the first of the family to settle in Wales, Massachusetts, at a time that was not precisely known. Esther Shaw, his first wife, was supposed to be a niece of Seth Shaw of Wales. William and his wife quarreled and seperated. He moved to Stafford, Connecticut, where he got a divorce. He married there and later returned to Wales, settling at what was known as the "Walbridge place" in 1862. This was in the southwest part of the town of Wales.
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