Faith Doty was born 18 January 1696 in Rochester, Massachusetts Bay Colony to Joseph Doty (1651-c1732) and Deborah Ellis (c1652-1711) and died 18 May 1770 in Plympton, Massachusetts Bay Colony of unspecified causes. She married James Shaw (1696-1745) 14 April 1719 in Rochester, Massachusetts Bay Colony.


Offspring of Faith Doty and James Shaw (1696-1745)
Name Birth Death Joined with
James Shaw (c1718-1726)
Mehitable Shaw (c1720-1726)
Deborah Shaw (c1723-1726)
Ephraim Shaw (c1726aft1748)
twin Shaw (1727-1727)
twin Shaw (1727-1727)
James Shaw (c1728-?)
Mehitable Shaw (c1733-aft1797)
Faith Shaw (c1735-c1791)
Lemuel Shaw (?-aft1748)


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
  • Hill, Peter B. ed. Edward Doty of the Mayflower and His Descendants for Four Generations. Plymouth, MA: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1991, pp. 48-49.