Shute, Samuel, 1662-1742

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Royal Governor of Massachusetts.

From the description of Instructions to Samuel Thaxter, 1721 Aug. 09. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 70979419

Shute was the Royal Governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony from Oct. 1716 to Jan. 1723.

John Thaxter is likely from Hingham, born 1683/4, died 1733.

From the description of [Document and letter] / Saml Shute. 1717-1721. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 433134138

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associatedWith Barrington (N.H.) corporateBody
associatedWith Baxter, Joseph, 1676-1745. person
associatedWith Boydell, John. person
associatedWith Colman, Benjamin, 1673-1747. person
correspondedWith Dogget family. family
associatedWith Edwards, Timothy, 1669-1758. person
associatedWith Great Britain. Sovereign (1714-1727 : George I) corporateBody
associatedWith Hancock family. family
associatedWith Massachusetts. Governor (1716-1727 : Shute) corporateBody
associatedWith Pepperrell, William, Sir, 1696-1759. person
associatedWith Siebert, Frank T. (Frank Thomas), 1912-1998. person
associatedWith Thaxter, John, 1683/4-1733. person
associatedWith Thaxter, Samuel. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Massachusetts
United States
Maine
America
New England
Great Britain
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
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Irish
Land settlement
Irish--History--18th century
Indians of North America
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Governor--Massachusetts
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Birth 1662-01-12

Death 1742-04-15

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