Alice Phillips1

#5131, (circa 1632 - )
Relationship7th great-grandaunt of William David Lewis
Father*Deacon Nicholas Phillips1 (1611 - )
Mother*Elizabeth Jewson1 (c 1613 - )


John Shaw b. b 1630, d. 1704
Children 1.Nicholas Shaw6 (1652 - )
 2.John Shaw Jr.6 (c 1653 - )
 3.Joseph Shaw6 (1654 - )
 4.Elizabeth Shaw6 (1655/56 - )
 5.Abraham Shaw6 (1657 - )
 6.Mary Shaw6 (1659/60 - )
 7.Alice Shaw6 (1666 - )
 8.Hannah Shaw6 (1668 - )
 9.Benjamin Shaw6 (1670 - )
 10.Abigail Shaw6 (1672 - )
 11.Ebenezer Shaw6 (1674 - )
Her married name was Shaw.2 
Birth*circa 1632She was born circa 1632 at Wendover, Buckinghamshire, EnglandG.1,2 
before 18 August 1636She accompanied Deacon Nicholas Phillips and Elizabeth Jewson before 18 August 1636 from England to Dedham, Norfolk Co., MassachusettsG.3 
circa 1640She removed with Deacon Nicholas Phillips and Elizabeth Jewson circa 1640 Weymouth. 
Marriage*circa 1653She married John Shaw, son of Abraham Shaw and Bridget Best, circa 1653 at MassachusettsG.2 
2 June 1671In Deacon Nicholas Phillips's will dated 2 June 1671 at Weymouth, Norfolk Co., MassachusettsG, Alice Phillips was named as an heir "Alice Shaw."4,5 


  1. [S576] History of Weymouth Massachusetts (Weymouth, Mass.: Weymouth Historical Society, 1923), vol. 4, pp. 464ff.
  2. [S571] Nicholas Phillips and Elizabeth Jepson, online…, 4. Alice Phillips was born on 24 February 1632 in Wendover, Buckinghamshire, England. She died on 6 March 1685 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., MA. Alice Phillips and John Shaw were married about 1653. John Shaw was born on 23 May 1630 in Halifax Parish, Yorkshire, England. He died on 16 September 1704 in Weymouth, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts. Alice Phillips and John Shaw had the following children:

    +22 i. John Shaw.
    +23 ii. Elizabeth Shaw.
    24 iii. Abraham Shaw was born on 10 October 1657 in Weymouth, Norfolk Co., MA. He died on 11 March 1756 in Weymouth, Norfolk Co., MA.
    25 iv. Mary Shaw was born on 24 March 1660 in Weymouth, Norfolk Co., MA.
    +26 v. Nicholas Shaw.
    +27 vi. Joseph Shaw.
    +28 vii. Alice Shaw.
    +29 viii. Hannah Shaw.
    +30 ix. Benjamin Shaw.
    +31 x. Abigail Shaw.
    +32 xi. Ebenezer Shaw.
  3. [S576] History of Weymouth (WHS), vol. 4, pp. 464.
  4. [S576] History of Weymouth (WHS), 4:465, Phillips Genealogy.
  5. [S575] New England Families, online, Will: Dated 2 June 1671: “Nicholas Phillips of Weymouth, “age Sixty yeares or thereabouts having a very weake body,” made his will which was proved 3 October 1672. To eldest son Richard Phillips the marsh which is now in his possession. To his three sons Richard Joshua & Benjamin Phillips his wearing apparel. To second son Joshua Phillips £6. To third son Benjamin Philips £6; To eldest daughter Alice Shaw £l10; to my six younger children, viz., Joshua Phillips, Benjamin Phillips, Alice Shaw, Experience King, Hannah White, and Abigail Phillips, the rest of his estate to equally divided. Overseers; sons: Richard, Joshua and Benjamin Phillips. Son Richard Phillips, exeitor. “my loving brother Henry Phillips and my loving friends Thomas Dyer and Jonas Humphrey” mentioned; Witnesses: Elizabeth Shaw and Thomas Dyer, Jr.
    [Nicholas Phillips mentions Alice as his eldest daughter because his little daughter Elizabeth, who was actually his eldest daughter, was deceased prior to the family coming to America; Elizabeth, wife of Nicholas is not named in his will. She preceded him in death.]
  6. [S576] History of Weymouth (WHS), 4:612, Shaw Genealogy.