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In the 1880 US Federal Census for Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, Robert is living with his par…

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In the 1880 US Federal Census for Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, Robert is living with his parents Joseph A Shaw (43) and Eliza (Thompson) Shaw(37), his brother Harry A (13), and his grandmother, Nancy R Thompson (73). They have a servant, Ellen Bowers(?illegible writing, age 23). His father is a school teacher at Hayland (?) School.

Robert Shaw and Bertha Brown marry 20 Sep 1902 in Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, 48-year-old Massachusetts born Robert K and his 44-year-old Wisconsin-born wife Bertha B [Brown] Shaw are living in a house at 38 Monadneck Road, which Robert owns, but with a mortgage. He is a librarian for the Worcester Public Library. Robert and Bertha can read, write and speak English. Robert's parents were born in Massachusetts. Bertha's father was born in New York and her mother in Vermont.

On 27 Apr 1923, Robert K Shaw applies for a passport for himself and his wife, Bertha Brown Shaw, to visit England and the British Isles for "travel", not to last any longer than six months. They plan to sail on the SS Assyria on 16 Jun 1923. Robert's description is: Age :51 years' Stature: 5 feet 7-1/2 inches, Eng.; Forehead: Medium; Eyes: Grey (blue is crossed out); Nose: Regular; Distinguishing marks -------; Mouth: Medium (Sm is crossed out); Chin: Round; Hair: Dark brown; Complexion: Medium; Face: Round. Marcus I Young of Worcester, Massachusetts swears to Robert's identity. The attached photo is of both Robert and Bertha. He received his passport 1 May 1923

Fifty-two year old Robert and his 47-year-old wife, Bertha [Brown] Shaw sailed on the S S Melita which had come from Antwerp via South Hampton and Cherbourg in early Aug 1923. They arrived in the Port of Quebec on 10 Aug 1923. Robert was born 18 Jul 1871 in Worcester, Massachusetts. Bertha was born on 27 Dec 1875 in Porterville, Wisconsin. His passport , #278234, was issued by Washington on 12 May, 1923. Robert and Bertha's address in the United States was 38 Monadwick Rd, Worcester, Massachusetts.

Fifty-six year old Robert K and his 52-year-old wife Bertha [Brown] Shaw sailed from Cherboyrg [sic] France on 17 Jun 1928 the SS America, arriving in the Port of New York on 26 Jun 1928. Robert was born 18 Jul 1871 in Worcester, Massachusetts. Bertha was born on 29 Dec 1875 in Porterville, Wisconsin. Their address in the United States is 12 Elm Street, Worcester, Massachusetts.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts,58-year-old Massachusetts-born Robert K and his wife 54-year-old Wisconsin-born Bertha B [Brown] Shaw were married when he was 31- and she was 26-years old They are still living at 38 Monadneck Road in a house that Robert owns, worth $11,000. They own a radio. He still has his job as librarian for the Worcester Public Library as he was at work on the last regularly scheduled work day. Robert's parents were born in Massachusetts. Bertha's father was born in New York and her mother in Vermont. Robert and Bertha were childless.

Robert Kendall Shaw born 18 Jul 1871 in Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, died in 1956 in Worcester, and was buried in Hope Cemetery, Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts (Find A Grave Memorial# 39079836).

Given names Surname Sosa Birth Place Death Age Place Last change
Robert Kendall Shaw
July 18, 1871150Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts019566584, Worcester, MassachusettsJuly 1, 2012 - 5:00:00 a.m.