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Henry Sherman

Male Abt 1545 - Aft 1610  (~ 65 years)


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  • Name Henry Sherman 
    Born Abt 1545  [1
    Gender Male 
    Alternate birth Abt 1546  [2
    Alternate birth Abt 1547  Dedham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died Aft 21 Aug 1610  [4
    Alternate death 28 Aug 1610  Dedham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 28 Aug 1610  Dedham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I4770  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TSW
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2018 

    Father Henry Sherman,   b. Abt 1511,   d. Aft 26 Feb 1590, Colchester, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Agnes Perpoynt,   d. Bef 14 Oct 1580, Dedham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1539  [1
    Family ID F2910  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susan Lawrence,   b. Abt 1548,   d. Bef 13 Sep 1610, Dedham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years) 
    Married 14 Jun 1568  Moze, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Children 
    +1. Samuel Sherman,   b. Bef 11 Jan 1573, Dedham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1615, Ardleigh, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 41 years)
    +2. John Sherman,   b. Bef 17 Aug 1585,   d. Bef 24 Jan 1616  (Age < 30 years)
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F2907  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Like his father, he was a clothier.

      Ancestor of Roger Sherman, founding father, the only person to sign all four of the Great Articles of State which created the United States -- the Declaration, the Articles of Association, the Articles of Confederation, and the Constitution. First Senator from Connecticut. First mayor of New Haven.

      This Henry Sherman was also an ancestor of James S. Sherman (1855-1912), 27th Vice President of the United States.

  • Sources 
    1. [S950] Michael Johnson Wood, "The Early Shermans of Dedham, Essex, and Their Wives. Part 1: Henry Sherman the Elder and His Wives." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 166:245, October 2012.

    2. [S1139] Ancestral Lines, Third Edition: 206 Families in England, Wales, the Netherlands, Germany, New England, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania by Carl Boyer III. Santa Clarita, California: 1998.

    3. [S1512] Pane-Joyce Genealogy by David Pane-Joyce.

    4. [S951] Michael Johnson Wood, "The Early Shermans of Dedham, Essex, and Their Wives. Part 2: Henry Sherman the Younger and His Wife." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 167:35, January 2013.