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William Sherwood (abt. 1864 - aft. 1911)

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William Sherwood
Born about in Rushden, Northamptonshire, Englandmap
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Son of [father unknown] and
Brother of [half]
Husband of — married 11 Apr 1887 in Rushden, Northamptonshire, Englandmap
[children unknown]
Died after [location unknown]
Profile last modified 17 Jul 2019 | Created 28 Jun 2019
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William was born about 1864 in Rushden.[1][2][3] He was the son of Esther Warren and an unknown father. He married Alice Adams in 1887.[4][5]

Research Notes

William's mother's husband John Sherwood died in 1861. Censuses show William's birth to be about 1864. He was baptised in 1868 with no father mentioned.


  1. Rushden : St Mary : Register of unspecified type : "Parish Register" database, FreeREG ( : viewed 28 Jun 2019) baptism William 20 Sep 1868
  2. "England and Wales Census, 1871", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 26 April 2019), William Sherwood in entry for John Litchfield, 1871.
  3. "England and Wales Census, 1891," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 2 May 2019), William Sherwood in household of William Warren, Rushden, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom; from "1891 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Northamptonshire county, subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  4. "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2014), William Sherwood, 1887; from "England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing 1887, quarter 2, vol. 3B, p. 276, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  5. Rushden : St Mary : Register of unspecified type : "Parish Register" database, FreeREG ( : viewed 17 Jul 2019) marriage William Sherwood to Alice Annie Adams 11 Apr 1887

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