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. The family included four Shaws, CA
, Samuel Walker, Nancy
Hazen, Betsy Smith (daughter of AA
's brother William), and for extended periods,
either Betsy or Lucy Cranch, plus a few servants.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.