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Bessie Lucille Sherman

Bessie Lucille Sherman

Female 1882 - 1963  (80 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Bessie Lucille ShermanBessie Lucille Sherman was born 30 Dec 1882, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA (daughter of Sylvester Adams Sherman and Emily Alice McMahan); died 24 Dec 1963, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; was buried 27 Dec 1963, Crown Hill Cemetery.

    Bessie married Thomas Allan Sims 24 Jun 1908, Marion County, Indiana, USA; divorced Abt 1910, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA. Thomas (son of James Addison Sims and Mary Elizabeth Laughlin) was born 26 Apr 1879, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; died 1949, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; was buried , Crown Hill Cemetery. [Group Sheet]

    Bessie married Frederick Graham Lorenz 7 Jun 1913, Franklin, Marion, Indiana, USA. Frederick (son of Fredrick Adolph Lorenz and Anna Wagner) was born 21 Oct 1880, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; died 24 Feb 1951, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; was buried 26 Feb 1951, Crown Hill Cemetery. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Frederick Graham Lorenz, Jr. was born 18 Apr 1914, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; died 9 Dec 2000, Nashville, Brown, Indiana, USA; was buried 11 Dec 2000, Crown Hill Cemetery.
    2. Paul Sherman Lorenz was born 26 Nov 1916, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; died 16 Oct 2015, Nashville, Brown, Indiana, USA; was buried 24 Oct 2015, Washington Park North Cemetery.
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Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Sylvester Adams ShermanSylvester Adams Sherman was born 6 May 1852, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA (son of Nathan Tilchner Sherman and Lucy G. Leonard); died 1 Jun 1938, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; was buried 4 Jun 1938, Crown Hill Cemetery.

    Sylvester married Emily Alice McMahan 1875, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA. Emily (daughter of William Reed McMahan and Sarah Clark) was born 29 Feb 1852, Pennsylvania, USA; died 12 Apr 1936, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; was buried 15 Apr 1936, Crown Hill Cemetery. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Emily Alice McMahanEmily Alice McMahan was born 29 Feb 1852, Pennsylvania, USA (daughter of William Reed McMahan and Sarah Clark); died 12 Apr 1936, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; was buried 15 Apr 1936, Crown Hill Cemetery.
    Children:
    1. Ada Belle Sherman was born 21 Aug 1876, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 20 Sep 1956, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; was buried , Crown Hill Cemetery.
    2. Fred Leonard Sherman was born 29 Dec 1878, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 27 Nov 1885, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    3. 1. Bessie Lucille Sherman was born 30 Dec 1882, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 24 Dec 1963, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; was buried 27 Dec 1963, Crown Hill Cemetery.
    4. Emily Louisa Sherman was born 22 Nov 1886, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 24 Nov 1965, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; was buried , Crown Hill Cemetery.
    5. Walter Reed Sherman was born 4 May 1893, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 13 May 1894, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Nathan Tilchner ShermanNathan Tilchner Sherman was born 9 Sep 1817, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA (son of John Leonard Sherman, Jr. and Lucy "Sally" Sherman); died 26 Jun 1882, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).

    Nathan married Lucy G. Leonard 14 Nov 1838, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA. Lucy (daughter of Ezekiel Leonard, Jr. and Huldah Stever) was born 28 Jan 1815, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 13 Oct 1883, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania). [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Lucy G. LeonardLucy G. Leonard was born 28 Jan 1815, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA (daughter of Ezekiel Leonard, Jr. and Huldah Stever); died 13 Oct 1883, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    Children:
    1. Simeon Leonard Sherman was born 26 Dec 1839, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 26 May 1912, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    2. Arabella Rosamond Sherman was born 30 Dec 1841, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 5 Apr 1892, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    3. Origen Buck Sherman was born 28 Feb 1844, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 27 Dec 1918, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    4. David Thompson Sherman was born 16 Mar 1846, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 21 Jun 1924, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Unknown.
    5. Nathan Harrison Sherman was born 23 Jun 1847, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 16 Jul 1922, Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    6. Olive Sophia Sherman was born 8 Apr 1850, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 27 May 1915, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    7. 2. Sylvester Adams Sherman was born 6 May 1852, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA; died 1 Jun 1938, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; was buried 4 Jun 1938, Crown Hill Cemetery.
    8. Lucy Angeline Sherman was born 17 Jul 1857, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 23 Aug 1929, Athens, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Tioga Point Cemetery.

  3. 6.  William Reed McMahanWilliam Reed McMahan was born 17 May 1814, West Chillisquaque, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA (son of Samuel McMahan and Jane "Jennie" Reed); died 29 Dec 1901, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried 31 Dec 1901, Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).

    William married Sarah Clark 19 May 1840, Potts Grove, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA. Sarah (daughter of John Clark, Jr. and Margaret Maxwell) was born 13 Jul 1819, Liberty, Montour, Pennsylvania, USA; died 14 Jan 1884, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried 16 Jan 1884, Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania). [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Sarah ClarkSarah Clark was born 13 Jul 1819, Liberty, Montour, Pennsylvania, USA (daughter of John Clark, Jr. and Margaret Maxwell); died 14 Jan 1884, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried 16 Jan 1884, Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    Children:
    1. Samuel McMahan was born Abt 1841, Turbot, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died Yes, date unknown.
    2. John Clark McMahan was born 8 Nov 1842, Turbot, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died 27 Oct 1904, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried 29 Dec 1904, Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    3. Robert A. McMahan was born 12 Mar 1845, Turbot, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died 1 Sep 1918, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried 8 Sep 1918, Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    4. Margaret Louise McMahan was born 1 Sep 1848, Turbot, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died 28 Jan 1926, Canton, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Park Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    5. 3. Emily Alice McMahan was born 29 Feb 1852, Pennsylvania, USA; died 12 Apr 1936, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, USA; was buried 15 Apr 1936, Crown Hill Cemetery.
    6. William Hurley McMahan was born 6 Feb 1855, Turbot, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died 16 Apr 1915, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    7. Thomas James McMahan was born 22 Jul 1856, Turbot, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died 19 Jun 1936, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Glenwood Cemetery.
    8. David Elwood McMahan was born 10 Mar 1859, Washingtonville, Montour, Pennsylvania, USA; died 23 Mar 1940, Athens, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Tioga Point Cemetery.
    9. Sarah Ann "Sally" McMahan was born 13 Dec 1862, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died 11 Feb 1952, Sayre, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Glenwood Cemetery.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John Leonard Sherman, Jr.John Leonard Sherman, Jr. was born 17 Jul 1782, Rhode Island, USA (son of John L. Sherman and Lucy); died 2 Sep 1856, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried 5 Sep 1856, Chace-Newbury Cemetery.

    John married Lucy "Sally" Sherman 22 Mar 1808, Colrain, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA. Lucy (daughter of Nathan Sherman and Rebeckah Williams) was born 28 Dec 1787, Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA; died 23 Jan 1868, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried 26 Jan 1868, Chace-Newbury Cemetery. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Lucy "Sally" ShermanLucy "Sally" Sherman was born 28 Dec 1787, Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA (daughter of Nathan Sherman and Rebeckah Williams); died 23 Jan 1868, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried 26 Jan 1868, Chace-Newbury Cemetery.
    Children:
    1. Sally Sherman was born 2 Sep 1808, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA; died 21 May 1899, Elk City, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Knowlton Cemetery (aka Elk Run Cemetery).
    2. Sherman was born Abt 1810, Vermont, USA; died Yes, date unknown.
    3. Lucy Sherman was born 6 Jan 1813, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA; died 27 Aug 1890, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Grover Hill Cemetery.
    4. 4. Nathan Tilchner Sherman was born 9 Sep 1817, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA; died 26 Jun 1882, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    5. Seth Sherman was born 19 Nov 1819, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA; died 8 Dec 1905, Columbia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Fries Cemetery.
    6. Simeon Sherman was born Abt 1820, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA; died Abt 1821, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA.
    7. David Thompson Sherman was born 29 May 1824, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA; died 13 May 1913, Butler, Montgomery, Illinois, USA; was buried , Wares Grove Cemetery.
    8. Elizabeth Ann "Betsey " Sherman was born Abt 1825, Pennsylvania, USA; died Yes, date unknown.
    9. William Edward Sherman was born 28 Nov 1828, Sylvania, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 27 May 1891, Mansfield, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Pratt Cemetery.
    10. Helen Marr Sherman was born 30 May 1831, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 14 Aug 1906, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Chace-Newbury Cemetery.

  3. 10.  Ezekiel Leonard, Jr. was born 23 Oct 1787, West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA (son of Ezekiel Leonard and Rhoda Sexton); died 25 Jul 1869, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , East Troy Cemetery.

    Ezekiel married Huldah Stever Abt 1813, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA. Huldah (daughter of Jacob Stever) was born 10 Mar 1792, New York, New York, USA; died 22 Jul 1860, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , East Troy Cemetery. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Huldah SteverHuldah Stever was born 10 Mar 1792, New York, New York, USA (daughter of Jacob Stever); died 22 Jul 1860, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , East Troy Cemetery.
    Children:
    1. 5. Lucy G. Leonard was born 28 Jan 1815, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 13 Oct 1883, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    2. Huldah Leonard was born Abt 1817, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died Abt 1890.
    3. Olive Leonard was born Abt 1822, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died Abt 1894, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA.
    4. Betsey C. Leonard was born 18 May 1824, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 3 Aug 1888, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    5. Henry Stever Leonard was born 1 Nov 1828, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 19 Sep 1905, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    6. Rensselaer Wilder Leonard was born 8 Dec 1832, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; died 14 Nov 1877, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).

  5. 12.  Samuel McMahanSamuel McMahan was born 8 Sep 1779, West Chillisquaque, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA (son of Maj. James McMahan and Mary Murray); died 11 Jun 1854, West Chillisquaque, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried 13 Jun 1854, Chillisquaque Cemetery.

    Samuel married Jane "Jennie" Reed 17 Mar 1803, West Chillisquaque, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA. Jane (daughter of William Reed, Jr. and Mary Murray) was born Abt 1783, Pennsylvania, USA; died 18 Jul 1875, Vineland, Cumberland, New Jersey, USA. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Jane "Jennie" Reed was born Abt 1783, Pennsylvania, USA (daughter of William Reed, Jr. and Mary Murray); died 18 Jul 1875, Vineland, Cumberland, New Jersey, USA.
    Children:
    1. Polly Mary McMahan was born Abt 1804, Pennsylvania, USA; died 25 Dec 1866, Vineland, Cumberland, New Jersey, USA; was buried , Siloam Cemetery.
    2. Jennie Murray "Jane" McMahan was born 30 Oct 1805, West Chillisquaque, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died 17 Nov 1861, Union County, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Lewisburg Cemetery.
    3. Rebecca McMahan was born Abt 1807, West Chillisquaque, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died Yes, date unknown.
    4. James McMahan was born Jan 1810, Pennsylvania, USA; died 29 Oct 1900, Vineland, Cumberland, New Jersey, USA; was buried , Siloam Cemetery.
    5. Margaret McMahan was born 26 Feb 1812, West Chillisquaque, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died 13 Sep 1899, West Chillisquaque, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Chillisquaque Cemetery.
    6. 6. William Reed McMahan was born 17 May 1814, West Chillisquaque, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died 29 Dec 1901, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried 31 Dec 1901, Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    7. Samuel McMahan, Jr. was born 24 Jul 1818, West Chillisquaque, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died 27 Jul 1906, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried 29 Jul 1906, Milton Cemetery.
    8. Eliza Ann McMahan was born 1821, Pennsylvania, USA; died 18 Dec 1885, Vineland, Cumberland, New Jersey, USA.
    9. John McMahan was born 1823, West Chillisquaque, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died 25 Dec 1900, Vineland, Cumberland, New Jersey, USA; was buried , Siloam Cemetery.

  7. 14.  John Clark, Jr. was born Abt 1796, Liberty, Montour, Pennsylvania, USA (son of John Clark, Sr.); died 20 Mar 1869, Blossburg, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA.

    John married Margaret Maxwell 22 Oct 1818, Montour County, Pennsylvania, USA. Margaret (daughter of William Maxwell and Jane Bolles) was born Abt 1803, Pennsylvania, USA; died 1887, Mooresburg, Montour, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Unknown. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Margaret Maxwell was born Abt 1803, Pennsylvania, USA (daughter of William Maxwell and Jane Bolles); died 1887, Mooresburg, Montour, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Unknown.
    Children:
    1. Samuel Clark
    2. 7. Sarah Clark was born 13 Jul 1819, Liberty, Montour, Pennsylvania, USA; died 14 Jan 1884, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried 16 Jan 1884, Oak Hill Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    3. Robert F Clark was born Abt 1822, Liberty, Montour, Pennsylvania, USA; died Bef 1890.
    4. John Clarence Clark was born 27 Aug 1824, Pennsylvania, USA; died 17 Jun 1909, Tioga County, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Prospect Cemetery (Pennsylvania).
    5. Alexander Clark was born Abt 1828, Pennsylvania, USA; died Yes, date unknown.
    6. James Finney Clark was born 13 Mar 1832, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, USA; died 17 Apr 1923, Geneseo, Henry, Illinois, USA; was buried 19 Apr 1923, Oakwood Cemetery.
    7. Thomas J. Clark was born 15 Jul 1837, Pennsylvania, USA; died 19 Jan 1906, Danville, Montour, Pennsylvania, USA; was buried , Odd Fellows Cemetery.
    8. William M. Clark was born 15 Oct 1840, Pennsylvania, USA; died 12 May 1917, Dallas Center, Dallas, Iowa, USA; was buried 15 May 1917, Masonic Cemetery.