Samuel Sherwood

Samuel Sherwood (1761 - 1838)

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Samuel Sherwood
Born in Greenfield Hill, Fairfield, Connecticutmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 13 Aug 1786 (to 2 Nov 1818) in Westport, Fairfield, Connecticut, United Statesmap
Husband of — married 10 Mar 1821 (to 19 Sep 1823) in Derby, New Haven, CTmap
Husband of — married 15 Oct 1824 in New Haven, CTmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Derby, New Haven, Connecticut, United Statesmap
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Biography

  • Baptized 9 Aug 1761 @ Greenfield Hill, CT

Samuel SHERWOOD [1][2] was born [3] [4] 8 Jul 1761 in Greenfield Hill, Fairfield, CT. He died [5] 11 May 1838 in Derby, New Haven, CT and was buried [6][7][8] in Derby Colonial Cemetery, Derby, New Haven, CT. Samuel married Priscilla BURR on 13 Aug 1786.

Son of Lt. ALBERT SHERWOOD & ANN BUCKINGHAM

Married: Aug 13, 1786, PRISCILLA BURR, Greens Farms, Fairfield Co., Connecticut

Eleven children:

  1. Susannah SHERWOOD (1787 – 1829)
  2. Sarah Burr SHERWOOD (1788 – 1830)
  3. Priscilla SHERWOOD (1790 – 1851)
  4. George Burr SHERWOOD (1792 – 1836)
  5. Frances "Fanny" SHERWOOD (1794 – 1826)
  6. Samuel SHERWOOD (1796 – 1840)
  7. Albert SHERWOOD (1797 – 1873)
  8. Oliver Burr SHERWOOD (1799 – 1895)
  9. Clarina SHERWOOD (1804 – 1874)
  10. Delia SHERWOOD m. Benjamin Wheeler (1807 – unkn)
  11. Marietta SHERWOOD (1810 – 1887)

Sources

  1. Compiled by Lorraine Cook White, The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, Vol 8 - Derby 1655-1852, General Editor - Lorraine Cook White, Baltimore, Maryland, Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1997, p. 287. " ... of Derby ..."
  2. Samuel Orcutt, History of the Old Town of Derby, Connecticut, 1642-1880 (1880, Reprint: Bowie, Maryland, Heritage Books, Inc., 1998), p. 758.
  3. Samuel Orcutt, History of the Old Town of Derby, Connecticut, 1642-1880 (1880, Reprint: Bowie, Maryland, Heritage Books, Inc., 1998), p. 758.
  4. Samuel Orcutt, History of the Old Town of Derby, Connecticut, 1642-1880 (1880, Reprint: Bowie, Maryland, Heritage Books, Inc., 1998), p. 758.
  5. Frank F. O'Brien, 1934 WPA Headstone Inscriptions - Derby Colonial Cemetery, p. 247. http://oxfordpast.net/dccemscan247.html.
  6. Frank F. O'Brien, 1934 WPA Headstone Inscriptions - Derby Colonial Cemetery, p. 247. http://oxfordpast.net/dccemscan247.html.
  7. Samuel Orcutt, History Old Town of Derby, Connecticut 1642-1880, p. 813. "In | memory of | Phebe wife of | Samuel Sherwood | who died | sept 19 1822 | aged 44 years. In | memory of | Priscilla wife of | Samuel Sherwood | who died | nov 24 1818 | aged 55 years In | memory of | Samuel Sherwood | who died May 11 1838 | aged 77. Priscilla Sherwood | died | Oct 31 1851 | aged 61."
  8. Derby Colonial Cemetery Photograph - Derby, CT. http://oxfordpast.net/cem25988.html.



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