Thomas Sidney Shaw, Sr.

Male 1890 - 1961  (70 years)


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  • Name Thomas Sidney Shaw  [1, 2
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 3 Nov 1890  Hounsfield, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Jun 1961  Pulaski, Osewgo,New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 70 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Sidney Shaw,   b. Jan 1867, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Father) 
    Stella Belcher,   b. Jun 1870, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Mother) 
    Person ID I34716  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 

    Father Sidney Shaw,   b. Jan 1867, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Stella Belcher,   b. Jun 1870, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1887  [1
    Family ID F7573  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Laura Belle Gregory,   b. 4 Mar 1903, Worth, Jefferson Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1986, Pulaski, Osewgo,New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 18 Jun 1920 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Sidney Reuben Shaw,   b. 26 Mar 1920, Richland, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1993, Fellsmere, Indian River, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [natural]
    Married: 2x2. Thomas Merton Shaw, Jr.,   b. 15 Aug 1921, Richland Township, Oswego County New York USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 2004, Brewerton, Onondaga, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
    Helen Agnes Frank  m. 24 Sep 1946;   Iris Victoria Trumble  m. 6 Sep 1941
    Married: 1x3. Harold Edward Shaw,   b. 5 Aug 1924, Richland Township, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1999, Pulaski, Osewgo, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
    Married: 2x4. George Frederick Shaw,   b. 21 Feb 1927, Richland Oswego County New York USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jun 1972, Pulaski, Osewgo,New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)  [natural]
    Roberta Ann Clark  m. 24 Oct 1970;   Esther Ellen Trumble  m. 24 Jul 1949
    Married: 1x5. Etta Mae Shaw,   b. 16 Feb 1932, Richland, Oswego Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 2018  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
    Leroy Ellsworth Cosilmon, II  m. 3 Jul 1953
    Last Modified 18 May 2020 
    Family ID F10936  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Thomas Sidney Shaw - November 3, 1890 - June 6, 1961. Military Service World War I: Enlisted November 22, 1917 in the United States Army at Adams, New York, as a Private in the Army Supply Company, 310th Infantry, 78th Division Regiment; Served overseas May 20, 1918 to May 29, 1919, seeing action in the Battle of Saint Mallet, Mon Plaisir offence, and Meuse-Argonne offensive; Honorably discharged June 6, 1919 at Camp Dix, New Jersey with rank of Waggoner. Son of Sidney and Stella Belcher Shaw. Husband of Laura Belle Gregory Shaw. Married June 18, 1920.

      Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, June 8, 1961 Pulaski Democrat - Tom Shaw, Sr. Rites Friday - Thomas S. Shaw, Sr., 70, died unexpectedly early Tuesday morning at his home in Maple Ave. He had been in poor health for several years. Funeral services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the Taylor Funeral Home with the Rev. W. Russell Clark of Park Methodist Church, officiating. Interment will be at Richland Cemetery with military rites by Robert Edward Post 358, American Legion. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 p.m. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Laura Gregory Shaw; four sons, Sidney of Orwell and Thomas, Jr., Harold and George Shaw of Pulaski; one daughter Mrs. LeRoy (Etta Mae) Cosilmon of Richland; 23 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Mr. Shaw was born November 3, 1890 in the Town of Hounsfield, Jefferson County, the son of Sidney and Stella Belcher Shaw. He came to Pulaski in 1919 and was married to Miss Laura Gregory at Adams Center, June 18, 1920. Following their marriage, they had lived in the Pulaski vicinity. Mr. Shaw had been employed as a meat cutter at the Pulaski Cold Storage Plant until five years ago when ill health forced him to retire. Prior to that he had operated a farm in the vicinity. He was a veteran of World War I and a member of Robert Edwards Post 358 American Legion and attended the Park Methodist Church.

      June 6, 1961 - Thomas Sidney Shaw, age 70 years. Date of birth November 3, 1890, born in Hounsfield, New York. Sex, male; race, white; married; occupation, meat cutter at Pulaski Cold Storage. Was deceased ever in the United States Armed Forces, yes, during World War I. Length of residence in town where death occurred, 40 years. Death occurred at home in Pulaski, Richland Township, Oswego County, New York. Name of wife, Laura Belle Shaw. Name of father, Sidney Shaw. Name of mother, Stella Belcher. Informant, Laura B. Shaw, Pulaski, New York. Cause of death, coronary occlusion, duration a few minutes; contributed by cardiovascular sclerosis, duration 15 years. Signed by J. Mason, M.D., June 7, 1961, Pulaski, New York. Undertaker, Franklin J. Taylor, Pulaski, New York. Place of burial, Richland Cemetery, June 9, 1961.

  • Sources 
    1. [S840] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;), Year: 1900; Census Place: Adams, Jefferson, New York; Roll: 1041; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0001; FHL microfilm: 1241041.

    2. [S843] New York, State Census, 1905, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;), New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1905; City: Rodman; County: Jefferson; Page: 2.