Seeking any info on William K. Shaw (1814 - June 14, 1895)
Born: Delhi, New York in Delaware County
Wife: Permelia Jeffers (1817-1907). Married in Hector, New York
Father: Obituary mentions "sturdy scotch parentage."
Brother: Thomas Shaw
Two sons: Rev. Jay R. Shaw, Baptist minister that was preaching in Broadalbin in 1895 and
Philetus M. Shaw (1847-1915) likely of Trumansburg or Hector, NY. Married Jeanette Brown (1848-1901), second wife was Cassie Merrick.
Moved to Hector, New York as a young man.
Listed in 1850 Census as living in Hector, New York.
Attended Baptist church in Trumansburg, NY
Worked as a general agent for the Agricultural Insurance Co.