Stephen Sherwood

Stephen Sherwood (1811 - 1894)

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Stephen Sherwood
Born in Sullivan, New York, United Statesmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 31 Jul 1839 in Plainfield, Will County, Illinois, United Statesmap
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Died in Trinity, California, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 19 Apr 2019 | Created 28 Mar 2018
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Biography

Stephen was born in 1811. He passed away in 1894. Born in Sullivan, Pennsylvania (or possibly New York). Married to Sophia Parker, daughter of Orin Parker and Lavina Farnsworth in 1839 in Plainfield, Will, Illinois. Stephen traveled west to California as a 49er in hopes of becoming rich off the gold fields. He was the owner of the Sherwood Mine in the New River Mining District of NW Trinity County, California. He died in Trinity, California in 1894. He is buried in the White Rock City Cemetery in Trinity Alps, Trinity, California. Stephen and Sophia had six children: Oren, Elizabeth, Will, Wellington, Dan and John. Sophia died a couple weeks after John was born. Stephen married Elizabeth Denick eight months later. In 1853 he married Maria Hubbell after Elizabeth died

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  • [1] - FamilySearch.org
  • [2] - S Sherwood in household of Chas H Vandorn, "United States Census, 1850"
  • [3] - S Sherwood in household of A Blondin, "United States Census, 1860"
  • [4] - Stephen Sherwood, "United States Census, 1870"
  • [5] - Stephen Sherwood
  • [6] - Stephen Sherwood in entry for Archie Gibson and Hattie Sherwood, "Wisconsin Marriages, 1836-1930"
  • [7] - Stephen Sherwood in entry for Archie Gibson and Hattie Sherwood, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"
  • [8] - Stephen Sherwood in entry for John F. Sherwood, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"
  • [9] - Stephen Sherwood in entry for Joseph Coon and Mary Ruth Sherwood, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"
  • [10] - Stephen Sherwood, "California, Great Registers, 1866-1910", 1884 voter registration
  • [11] - Stephen Sherwood, "California, Great Registers, 1866-1910", 1886 voter registration
  • [12] - Sherwood, Stephen California, Pioneer and Immigrant Files, 1790-1950 - AncestryInstitution.com
  • [13] - Stephen Sherwood (1810 - 1894) - Find A Grave Memorial
  • [14] - Stephen Sherwood, "Find A Grave Index"
  • [15] - "The Stephen Sherwood Letters" (A Blog on the Sherwood Family)
  • Find A Grave: Memorial #8130188


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