Benjamin Sherwood (1760 - 1824)
13 Apr 1760
Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
Anna (Hull) Sherwood
26 May 1782 in Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
30 Jun 1824
Greenfield Hill, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
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He also had a dau. Abby/Abigail
He was born on a farm east of Oak Lawn cemetery. He farmed land on Mill Hill. He was six feet tall and weighed 200 pounds
Drowned in a well at the age of 64.
Jacobus, Donald Lines. (Genealogical Publishing Company, 1930) History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield Vol. 2, Page 848
(J.H. Beers & Co., 1899) Commemorative Biographical Record of Fairfield County Page 302
(Connecticut State Library, Hartford, Connecticut) Greenfield Hill Cemetery, Brunson Avenue, Fairfield, CT. Hale Collection of Connecticut Cemetery Records Sherwood, Benjamin, died June 30, 1824, age 64
Bailey, Frederic William. (Frank Allaben Genealogical Co., 1896) Book 6, Early Connecticut Marriages as Found on Ancient Church Records Prior to 1800 Page 42
Christian Secretary Tuesday, Jul 20, 1824 Hartford, CT Page: 3. "Died, At Fairfield, Mr. Benjamin Sherwood, aged 65"
Find A Grave: Memorial #48178217
Guilbert, Edmund. (T. Whittaker, Southport, Connecticut, 1898)
Annals of an Old Parish
Page 210: Baptism: 1805, June 17th, Lucretia, Hull, Eunice, Eleanor, Abby, children to Benjamin Sherwood.
Page 246: Burial July 4th 1824, drowned in a well.
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