in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online September 2005 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Mysticism; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 814 words.
Shaw, Christian (b. c. 1685, d. in or after 1737), witch accuser and thread manufacturer, was the daughter of the laird of Bargarran, Renfrewshire, whose first name is...