Cliff, I appreciate your letting me know.
On 8/27/2010 9:02 PM, Cliff Lamere wrote:
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> I just spent a few minutes on ancestry.com
and may have a possibility
> for you. It appears that Jeremiah Shaw and Catherine Proper married in
> 1867 according to 1900 census. It seems that in 1850 Jeremiah Shaw was
> living in NYC ward 18 district 2 with Jeremiah Shaw ae 66 a blacksmith
> and Sarah A. Shaw who may be his parents. From this census it suggests
> that this is Sarah's second marriage as there are children with a
> different surname living in this household.
> As for Catherine Proper, I found a Catherine Proper ae 14 living with a
> John Proper ae 77 and wife Catherine ae 67 in Livingston Columbia NY in
> Please consider these as possibilities only. Not answers without more
> On 8/26/2010 8:03 PM, gc-gateway(a)rootsweb.com wrote:
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>> Author: efrasier0607
>> Surnames: Proper; Shaw
>> Classification: queries
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>> Looking for information on the parents of Jeremiah Shaw (15 JAN 1839 to 24 MAY
1920) m. Catherine M. Proper in 1857. I have no information on the name of his parents.
They were not listed on his death certificate. I would appreciate any information
available on who may be Jeremiah's parents.
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