Janet Warren Shaw

Janet Warren Shaw

Birth
Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 21 Aug 1925 (aged 18)
Dublin, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, USA
Burial New Boston, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA
Memorial ID 145415191 · View Source
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Daughter of Winfield Lowry Shaw and Lois Warren Shaw. Sister of Catherine, Mary, Rhoda, and Lois. Janet died in an accident when the car in which she was riding struck a boulder on the way home from a dance party.

A $20,000 scholarship in her name is presented annually to a student "displaying unusual force of character", at Vassar College, Janet's alma mater. It was established by Mrs. Pope [Georgie Watkins] Yeatman, whose son was in the car with Janet at the time of the accident.


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  • Created by: HWA
  • Added: 22 Apr 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 145415191
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Janet Warren Shaw (13 Dec 1906–21 Aug 1925), Find a Grave Memorial no. 145415191, citing New Boston Cemetery, New Boston, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by HWA (contributor 46565033) .