Starr Sherwood

Starr Sherwood (1817 - 1885)

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Starr Sherwood
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died in Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 5 May 2019 | Created 18 Dec 2017
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Starr Sherwood was born on October 3, 1817, possibly in Connecticut, USA, where he was married and buried.[1]

Starr Sherwood married Maria Goodsell on October 25, 1847 in Connecticut, USA. [2]

The following passage can be found in the following history of Connecticut: A History of the City of Bridgeport , published by Rev. Samuel Orcutt in 1887:

Captain William Goodsell married Prudence Nichols. They had sons -- Burr (born 1803), George of New Haven, Conn., William and Henry --and daughters.
Jane married Nathaniel Paddock Crosby.
Elizabeth married William H. Bissett.
Marie married Starr Sherwood.
None survived except Burr, the oldest, who now resides in Hartford. [3]

According to his Findagrave memorial page, which can be viewed at, Starr Sherwood died on October 16, 1885 at the age of 68 and was buried in Mountain Grove Cemetery and Mausoleum, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 04 May 2019), memorial page for Starr Sherwood (3 Oct 1817–16 Oct 1885), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111266072, citing Mountain Grove Cemetery and Mausoleum, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Nashville Rambler (contributor 47750320) .
  2. "Connecticut Marriages, 1630-1997", database, FamilySearch ( : 16 March 2018), Starr Sherwood and Maria Goodsell, 1847.
  3. A History of the City of Bridgeport, Connecticut Published under the auspices of the Fairfield County Historical Society, 1887, by Rev. Samuel Orcutt, pp. 403-405 "The Goodsell Family". Viewable at )

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