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John Sherwood (1730 - 1792)

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John Sherwood
Born in Greenfield Hill, Fairfield, Connecticutmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married Dec 1756 [location unknown]
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Died in Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 19 Aug 2019 | Created 8 Nov 2016 | Last significant change: 19 Aug 2019
13:09: Rick Pierpont edited the Biography for John Sherwood (1730-1792). (Add source.) [Thank Rick for this]
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  • Baptized 3 Oct 1730 @ Greenfield Hill, CT
  • John married Sarah Hill, daughter of William & Abigail (Barlow) Hill, in Dec 1756 at Fairfield, Fairfield, CT - their children were John II, Eliphalet, Benjamin, Nehemiah, Zalmon, Abigail, Sarah, Increase & William


  • wife Sarah
  • six sons: John, Eliphalet, Benjamin, Zalmon, Increase, William
  • dau. Sarah
  • dau. Abigail deceased and her two children Johnathan and Sarah

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