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1912 Seth Shaw Mourning Funeral Ribbon, Bradford, Yorkshire, England


Printed n front of silk mourning ribbon: "In Affectionate Remembrance of SETH SHAW who departed this life April 12, 1912 in his 67th year, and was interred at Bowling Cemetery, April 15th. We cannot, Lord, Thy purpose see, But all is well that's done by thee.22 Cranbrook Street, Bradford, with the family's kind regards."

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Seth Shaw 1846–1912
Born 1846: Denby Dale, Yorkshire, England
Died: June 1912, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
His Parents:
John Shaw, born 1801
Ann Pell Shaw, born 1806
His parents were married in 1822 at Kirkburton, York, England.

His Residences in England Census:
1851, Kirkburton, Yorkshire, England
1861, Cumberworth Half, Yorkshire, England
1871, Halifax, Yorkshire, England
1878, Yorkshire, West Riding, West Yorkshire, England
1881, Halifax, Yorkshire, England
1884-1890, Cleckheaton, Yorkshire, England
1891, Bowling, Yorkshire, England
Death of Wife 1901, Bradford, West Yorkshire England
Death: Jun 1912, Bradford, West Yorkshire England

Marriage 1 March 1872
Spouse: Sarah Ann Hirst Shaw 1847–1901
Place: Wortley, West Yorkshire
Her Father: Job Hirst 1821–1872
Born, Skelmanthorpe, Yorkshire, England, died, Yorkshire, West Riding, UK
Her Mother: Ellen Ann Sanderson Hirst (a relative of Smith Sanderson)
Born 1821, Holmfirth, Yorkshire, England

Their Children:
Ellen Shaw, born 1873
Arthur Shaw, born 1875
Freddy Shaw, 1878–1958, Frederick Shaw
Polly Shaw, born 1884
Wilfred Shaw, born 1887

This is a  beautiful old original mourning ribbon, printed by his loving family. This old piece was found in Shepton Mallett, Somerset County, South West England. Condition is as seen in scan, fraying at edges and slits in silk, but a rare and wonderful Shaw family piece.

Size: 4.5 x 2.5 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy      Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US/UK flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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