Advardis Shaw was born 25 Jul 1792 Clinton ME, died bef. 23 Nov 1839 of Bangor ME. He is s/o John Shaw & Mary Bradley. Advardis' 1st wife was Mercy Chase. They had 6 children born 1814 - 1824 in Sebec, Piscataquis Co., ME.
Advardis' father, John Shaw was born 26 Jan 1761 Abington MA, the eldest child of John Shaw & Mary Burrell of Abington MA & New Brunswick.
The name derives from Edvardus Shaw, an earlier uncle in the family and his name from an uncle Edward Shaw. There are many spellings of this given name.