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Elizabeth (Sherwood) Sanford (1676 - abt. 1747)

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Elizabeth Sanford formerly Sherwood aka Hayes, Sanford
Born in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticutmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 10 Jul 1701 [location unknown]
Wife of — married about 1713 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died about in Milford, New Haven, Connecticutmap
Profile last modified 23 May 2019 | Created 3 Jan 2015
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Elizabeth was born in 1676. Elizabeth was the child of Isaac Sherwood and Elizabeth Jackson.

She married first to Isaac Hayes on 10 Jul 1701 in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., CT. [1] Then to Andrew Sanford.

Elizabeth passed away on 23 Apr 1747 in Milford, New Haven Co., CT.


  1. Connecticut, Town Marriage Records, Norwalk Vital Records 1651-1850, pg 61 "Isaac, m. Elizabeth SHERWOOD, d. Isaac. of Fairfield, July 10, 1701."
  • Page 198: "Isaac Hayes took to wife Elizabeth Sherwood, daughter of Mr. Isaac Sherwood, of Fairfield, July 10, 1701."
  • Page 552: "Elizabeth (dau. of Isaac and Elizabeth (Jackson) Sherwood) b. [say 1681]; m. (1) (rec. Norwalk) 10 July 1701, Isaac Hayes, of Norwalk; m. (2) abt. 1713, Andrew Sanford, of Milford."

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On 8 Mar 2017 at 23:03 GMT Elizabeth Winter wrote:

Sherwood-1837 and Sherwood-1561 appear to represent the same person because: Jacobus says born est. 1681, acknowledging it's more or less a guesstimate.

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