Daniel Sherwood (1735 - 1819)
20 Nov 1735
Greenfield Hill, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
5 Apr 1819
Greenfield Hill, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
Profile last modified 18 Apr 2019
| Created 23 Apr 2011
This page has been accessed 579 times.
Daniel Sherwood was born 20 Nov 1735, son of Daniel & Martha (Hull) Sherwood. *Daniel jr died on 5 April 1819. 
 He married Abigail Andrews on 27 January 1760 in New Haven Second Church, Fairfield Co, Connecticut.  
 Children, recorded Fairfield, two bapt Westport, seven Greenfield, bible record of births:
Abigail born 21 Apr 1760 died 24 Dec 1844 marr Eliphalet Sherwood
Daniel Sherwood born 8 Jun 1761 died 19 Dec 1828 marr Catherine Burr, dau of Ephraim
Abraham born 15 May 1763 marr Abigail Burr
Ralph born 19 Nov 1764 marr Abigail Gorham, dau of Lockwood
Aaron born 28 Nov 1766 marr 1st Mary (Couch) Sherwood, widow of Moses Sherwood, dau of Thomas Courch; Aaron marr 2nd Lydia widow of Abel Gregory
Justus born 13 Aug 1768 marr Sally Bradley, she marr 2nd ---- Madden
Elizabeth born 25 July 1771 marr Isaac Burritt
Walter born 12 Sep 1773 died 20 Oct 1799
Eleanor born 16 Apr 1775 marr 1st Eli Bradley, marr 2nd --- Coley
William Sherwood born 23 Mar 1777 marr Abigail Couch, dau of Simon
Stephen born 2 Mar 1779 died 16 Sep 1809
For the 1790 US Census, one slave was enumerated in Daniel Sherwood's household.
↑ Cemetery Transcriptions from the New England Historic Genealogical Society Manuscript Collections
↑ The Charles R. Hale Collection. Hale Collection of Connecticut Cemetery Inscriptions. Hartford, Connecticut: Connecticut State Library.
↑ Fairfield, Westport. New Haven Second Church, p. 154
↑ Connecticut Marriages to 1800
↑ Bailey, Frederic W. Early Connecticut Marriages as Found on Ancient Church Records prior to 1800. New Haven, CT ↑ History and Genealogy of Families of Old Fairfield Vol II, p. 839, 857.
Find A Grave: Memorial #32117396
Dimon Genealogy p. 50
Carson, M. Beatrix. Sherwoodiana.
Handwritten notes by Josephine Abigail Sherwood, great-great granddaughter of Daniel, and my (John Botsford Coleman) maternal grandmother. Her notes date from around 1900.
(Connecticut State Library, Hartford, Connecticut) Greenfield Hill Cemetery, Brunson Avenue, Fairfield, CT. Hale Collection of Connecticut Cemetery Records Sherwood, Daniel, died April 5, 1819, age 83, Revolutionary War, Flag
Hurd, D. Hamilton. (J.W. Lewis & Co., Philadelphia, 1881) History of Fairfield County, Connecticut with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers Page 363: grad. Yale 1756
From behind the ancestry.com subscription wall:
More Genealogy Tools
Sponsored Search by Ancestry.com
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Daniel by comparing test results with other carriers of
his mother's mitochondrial DNA
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Daniel:
Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not,
see our friends at Ancestry DNA.
Login to edit this profile.
Contact the Profile Managers privately:
John Coleman and Jennifer Schafer. (Best when privacy is an issue.)
Login to post.
(Best for messages specifically directed to those editing this profile. Limit 20 per day.)
Public Q&A: These will appear above and in the
Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum. (Best for anything directed to the wider genealogy community.)
On 12 Sep 2018 at 12:33 GMT
John Coleman wrote:
On 13 Aug 2017 at 19:26 GMT
Cindy (Bourque) Cooper wrote:
On 9 Jan 2017 at 20:44 GMT
John Coleman wrote:
On 20 Mar 2014 at 18:15 GMT
M. (Stewart) H. wrote: