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Description: John SHAPLIE Killed by Indians.

Date: June 10 1706

Newspaper published in: Boston, MA

Piscataqua, June 7th. On Wednesday last was launched here the Lusitania Galley, burthen about 500 tuns, whereof Capt. John WENTWORTH is Commander. And yesterday Mr. John SHAPLIE and his son being riding on the road near Kittery, their horses were found all bloody without their riders; a party of the garison that went out in quest of the sculking enemy, found Mr. SHAPLIES body, and his head cut off, but cannot tell what is become of the son.

Submitted: 02/22/09 (Edited 02/22/09)

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