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John Leonard Sherman, Jr.

John Leonard Sherman, Jr.[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1782 - 1856  (74 years)

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  • Name John Leonard Sherman 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 17 Jul 1782  Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    • Date of birth based on complete age given per cemetery record/tombstone (age: 74-1-16). Place of birth per 1850 census. Middle name is just a guess..."L." is the known initial.
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1810  Readsboro, Bennington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1820  Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1830  Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1840  Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1850  Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Died 2 Sep 1856  Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Cause: No probate record can be found on Ancestry and per the Bradford County Historical Society  
    Buried 5 Sep 1856  Chace-Newbury Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Headstone - Sherman, John L.
    Headstone - Sherman, John L.
    Person ID I337  Discovering My Ancestors
    Last Modified 11 May 2017 

    Father John L. Sherman,   b. Abt 1750, Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Lucy,   b. Abt 1760,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F296  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucy "Sally" Sherman,   b. 28 Dec 1787, Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1868, Armenia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 22 Mar 1808  Colrain, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 10, 11
    1804 Map - Massachusetts
    1804 Map - Massachusetts
    Map - Massachusetts - 1814
    Map - Massachusetts - 1814
    Children 
     1. Sally Sherman,   b. 2 Sep 1808, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1899, Elk City, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     2. Sherman,   b. Abt 1810, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Lucy Sherman,   b. 6 Jan 1813, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1890, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +4. Nathan Tilchner Sherman,   b. 9 Sep 1817, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1882, Troy, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +5. Seth Sherman,   b. 19 Nov 1819, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1905, Columbia, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     6. Simeon Sherman,   b. Abt 1820, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1821, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)
    +7. David Thompson Sherman,   b. 29 May 1824, Whitingham, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1913, Butler, Montgomery, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     8. Elizabeth Ann "Betsey " Sherman,   b. Abt 1825, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +9. William Edward Sherman,   b. 28 Nov 1828, Sylvania, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1891, Mansfield, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +10. Helen Marr Sherman,   b. 30 May 1831, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1906, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 11 May 2017 
    Family ID F106  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Histories
    'Some of the Descendants of Philip Sherman' 1968 (pg 368-369)
    "Some of the Descendants of Philip Sherman" 1968 (pg 368-369)
    Reunions for descendants of John and Sally Sherman
    Reunions for descendants of John and Sally Sherman
    Some Descendants of Phlip Sherman
    Some Descendants of Phlip Sherman

    Maps
    Map - Massachusetts - 1814
    Map - Massachusetts - 1814
    Map - Pennsylvania - 1836
    Map - Pennsylvania - 1836
    1814 Map - Vermont - County and Township
    1814 Map - Vermont - County and Township

  • Sources 
    1. [S234] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.

    2. [S298] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current.

    3. [S294] 1820 United States Federal Census, 1820 U S Census; Census Place: Whitingham, Windham, Vermont; Page: 202; NARA Roll: M33_128; Image: 117.

    4. [S390] 1810 United States Federal Census, Year: 1810; Census Place: Readsboro, Bennington, Vermont; Roll: 64; Page: 111; Image: 00213; Family History Library Film: 0218668.

    5. [S158] Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850.

    6. [S170] Cemetery - Chace Newbury Cemetery, http://www.joycetice.com/cemb/chace.htm.
      Chace, Hiram G. - b.1829 d.1905 Chace, Helen M. Sherman - b.183 1 d.1906 Sherman, Sally - d. Jan.23. 1868 (age: 79-1-26) Sherman, Jo hn L. - d. Sep. 2. 1856 (age: 74-1-16)

    7. [S295] 1830 United States Federal Census, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania; Roll: 145; Page: 15.
      Name: John Sherman Residence Date: 1830 Residence Place: Springfi eld, Bradford, Pennsylvania

    8. [S296] 1840 United States Federal Census, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania; Roll: 443; Page: 221.
      Name: John Sherman Residence Date: 1 June 1840 Residence Place: S pringfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania, USA

    9. [S265] 1850 United States Federal Census, Springfield, Bradford, Pennsylvania; Roll: M432_756; Page: 374; Image: 217.
      Name: John Sherman Birth Date: abt 1782 Birth Place: Rhode Islan d Residence Date: 1850 Residence Place: Springfield, Bradford, Pen nsylvania

    10. [S164] Massachusetts, Town Vital Collections, 1620-1988.
      Marriage date: 21 Mar 1808 Marriage place: Colrain, Massachusetts

    11. [S620] Vital records of Colrain, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849, Marriage (John and Sally).