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Family Tree & Genealogy Tools for Jeremiah Sherwood

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This is Jeremiah Sherwood's basic pedigree chart. There are many additional tools for Jeremiah's genealogy below.

Jeremiah Sherwood
23 Feb 1726 - 28 Aug 1777
Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut

Brother of Sarah (Sherwood) Rowland, Samuel Sherwood III, Elizabeth (Sherwood) Mead and Abigail (Sherwood) Bradley

Husband of Abigail (Sturges) Gold

Father of Infant Sherwood, Moses Sherwood and Abigail (Sherwood) Chapman

Samuel Sherwood II ancestors
18 Feb 1700 - 02 Jun 1768
Samuel Sherwood I ancestors
abt 1660 - bef 22 Jun 1725
Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
* Thomas Sherwood Jr. ancestors
abt 1624 - abt 01 Jan 1698
Kettlebaston, Suffolk, England
* Thomas Sherwood Sr. more tree ancestors
abt 1586 - bef 07 Sep 1655
* Alice Tiler more treemore tree ancestors
bef 16 Nov 1585 - abt 1637
* Ann Turney ancestors
abt 08 Jan 1636 - bef 1683
Hollingdon, Buckinghamshire, England
* Benjamin Turney more treemore tree ancestors
10 Nov 1605 - 06 Jun 1648
* Mary Odell more treemore tree ancestors
bef 10 Nov 1605 - abt 1659
* [Sherwood grandmother? please help] * *
* *
Jane Burr ancestors
bef 27 Apr 1701 - 10 Mar 1779
Daniel Burr ancestors
abt 1660 - 01 Aug 1727
Fairfield County, Connecticut
* Jehu Burr Jr ancestors
abt 1625 - bef 31 Oct 1692
* Jehue Burr Sr ancestors
abt 1596 - bef 1654
* Elizabeth Cable more treemore tree ancestors
abt 1605 - abt Feb 1670
* Esther Ward ancestors
1633 - abt 1666
Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts
* Andrew Ward I ancestors
abt 1597 - 1659
* Hester Sherman more treemore tree ancestors
bef 01 Apr 1606 - bef 30 Jan 1666
Elizabeth Pinckney ancestors
01 Jan 1660 - 1722
Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
* Philip Pinckney ancestors
07 Mar 1618 - abt 14 Feb 1689
Dinton, Wiltshire, England
* Philip Pinckney more treemore tree ancestors
1584 - 1658
* Margaret Gough ancestors
1591 - 1653
* Jane Phippen ancestors
Jan 1629 - Feb 1680
Cornwall, England
* George Phippen more treemore tree ancestors
abt 1591 - 01 Mar 1650
* Mary Penrose ancestors
abt 1589 - abt 1650

Here is a collection of tools for genealogists with an interest in Jeremiah's family history.

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Ancestor List for Jeremiah Sherwood ahnenlist
The ancestor list uses the "ahnen" numbering system and presents seven generations in plain text. There are no images or colors. This makes it well-suited for printing when you're doing offline research.

Compact Family Tree
This alternative tree view is packed with eight generations — up to 254 ancestors — along with birth and death dates and locations. The downside is that it's not a conventional tree format; it may take a couple minutes to orient yourself.

Descendant List descendants
This shows up to five generations of children and grandchildren of Jeremiah along with their spouses.

DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants DNA view
Genetic genealogy is the new frontier. Our two DNA views are designed to help you use genetic testing to confirm and expand Jeremiah's genealogy. The DNA Ancestors page shows the specific ancestors from whom Jeremiah gets his Y chromosome and mitochondrial DNA. Especially helpful for some serious genetic genealogists is the inheritance pattern for Jeremiah's X chromosome, also shown here. The DNA Descendants page shows exactly who has inherited Jeremiah's testable DNA.

DNA Ancestor Confirmation Aid check mark
This tool helps you take things a step beyond the DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants views. The ambitious goal: scientific confirmation of each parent-child relationship in Jeremiah's tree. This is still fairly complex but it's getting simpler every day.

Dynamic Tree
The dynamic tree expands to include an unlimited number of generations of parents and children. You can zoom in or out and pan around for the perfect view as you browse.

Family Group Sheet family group sheet
This simple page illustrates nuclear families based on marriages. It's handy when someone had children from more than one marriage.

Family List
This flexible tool enables you to see more ancestors and/or descendants on one page than anywhere else on WikiTree.

Global Family Tree Connection
How many degrees of separation are between Jeremiah and Henry VIII? This Connection Finder includes relationships through marriage, so it is not a genealogical cousin calculator like our Relationship Finder, but it's a fun way to illustrate how closely we're all connected.

Images of Jeremiah photos
There aren't any photographs or source images for Jeremiah yet. Login to upload one.

Index of Sherwoods
This page shows all the Sherwoods on WikiTree. It's useful for genealogists with an interest in the surname that goes beyond Jeremiah. There are a variety of connected tools, such as Sherwood DNA Connections and SHERWOOD G2G.

Location Maps map pin
Here are quick links to mapping websites:
      Birth: Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Marriage: Congregational Church, Westport, Fairfield, Connecticut on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Death: Greenfield Hill, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States on Google Maps | Open Street Map.

Printer-Friendly Tree printable tree
This view parallels the pedigree chart above but it is optimized for printing. It can be used as a fill-in-the-blanks form at a family gathering.

Profile of Jeremiah
The profile page is the central place for organizing and viewing information and sources on an individual. This tree & tools page is a supplement to it. Whenever you see Jeremiah's name on WikiTree (and ideally, elsewhere on the Internet!) it will be linked to the profile at where Sherwood-2436 is Jeremiah's unique WikiTree ID.

Relationship Finder Find Relationship
Enter Sherwood-2436 and any other WikiTree ID to find the genealogical relationship between Jeremiah and the other person. It will name the relationship, e.g. "third cousin twice removed," and show the trail of connections to a common ancestor. Although not everyone on WikiTree shares common ancestors, finding and connecting them is our ultimate goal. See the Relationship Finder Quick Links to check for relationships to US presidents, Mayflower passengers, Magna Carta Sureties and more.

Research with RootsSearch
Automatically search for Jeremiah on more than 20 different genealogy websites with the RootsSearch app.

Share Tree on Facebook shareable tree
Download and share an attractive family tree image. This is a great way to elicit information and photo sharing from family and old friends. You might be surprised at who replies. The "Wikid Shareable Tree" is another option. You can just copy and paste the URL into your favorite social network.

Surnames surnames
The surnames page is a quick reference sheet that displays seven generations of Jeremiah's family names. Many members share its URL via e-mail, e.g. with a DNA match to ask if the other person recognizes a surname.

WikiTree Tools

Here are additional tools to help genealogists collaborate on WikiTree to grow Jeremiah's family history.

Activity Feed
Here you can view the additions and changes that WikiTree members have made to Jeremiah's profile so far.

Edit Profile and Relationships edit
Jeremiah's edit page is the central location for adding information and correcting mistakes. Is there anything you can add or improve upon? Since you're not logged-in yet you can't make changes directly. Contact the profile managers. Please don't go away without giving us your information and sources. Thank you!

Family Tree Widgets family tree widgets
If you're a blogger who's writing a post about Jeremiah or have a Sherwood family website or surname website you can include one of these widgets to illustrate his tree.

Privacy Setting privacy
You'll notice colored privacy icons in search results, the Sherwood surname index, etc. The white dot for Jeremiah indicates that his profile is Open. Only the profile manager can edit this setting.

Tests of Jeremiah's DNA
If Jeremiah's DNA (not a family member's or descendant's DNA) has been tested for genealogical purposes the test or tests should be selected here. This will automatically create connections on the profiles of Jeremiah's relatives where the test may be useful for confirming relationships. It's very valuable for advanced genealogy. To add tests you need to be on Jeremiah's Trusted List.

Trusted List
This shows you the WikiTree members who have full power to access and edit Jeremiah's information. Use it to see who else shares your interest in Jeremiah and receives updates about changes to the profile. The Relationship Finder icon links Find Relationship next their names will show you their relationship to Jeremiah.


Here are ways to connect and communicate with genealogists regarding Jeremiah's profile, especially if you're unable to collaborate directly using the WikiTree Tools above.

Ask a Question about Jeremiah
WikiTree's Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum is where genealogists help each other. If you have a question about Jeremiah and would like to seek help from the wider community — not just Jeremiah's friends and family — post it here.  

Comment on Profile Message Board
Jeremiah's profile, like all WikiTree profiles, has a section for public comments. This is the best place to put anything you'd like seen by all genealogists who are interested in Jeremiah. Profile managers are alerted to new comments via e-mail, everyone on the Trusted List will see a notice about it in their activity feeds, and people who visit Jeremiah's profile in the future will see your comment. You will need to login to post.

Any image uploaded to WikiTree can be sent as a free e-card, including photos of Jeremiah or scans of vintage postcards. An e-card can be a great way to tell a genealogist or family member about what's here.

Private Message Not Possible — Direct Contact Unavailable
Unfortunately, there is no manager for Jeremiah's profile. Will you become a member and take responsibility for it?

Trusted List Request Form
If you're a genealogist with a special interest in collaborating on Jeremiah's profile, join the Trusted List. The profile is Open so you don't need to be on the Trusted List to edit or improve upon it. You only need to join if you want to receive updates about him in your activity feeds or complete merges. You will need to login first.

If you have sourced information about Jeremiah, the WikiTree community thanks you in advance for not leaving here without sharing it. :-) We are on a mission to connect the human family on one free yet reliable and privacy-controlled tree. Although we will never be finished, we make amazing progress every day because tens of thousands of good genealogists are willing to help.