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Francis Henry Sherwood Jr. (1847 - 1920)

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Francis Henry "Frank" Sherwood Jr.
Born in Camp Point, Adams, Illinois, United Statesmap
Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Yamhill, Oregon, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 8 Aug 2019
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Biography

Son of Francis Henry Sherwood and Emma Kincade. His father was a native of Ireland and his mother was a native of Illinois.

Unclear whether Frank or his father was a Civil War veteran. It appears that Frank Jr. served in E Company, 137th Illinois Infantry. No record that his father resided in Iowa, whence the pension was issued. Frank was seventeen when he enlisted.

Francis H Sherwood occupation carpenter, enlisted from Winchester 7 May 1864 and was mustered out 24 Sep 1864. Private, E Company 137th Illinois Infantry. [1]

Invalid pension. Co E, 137th Illinois. Iowa. [2]

Husband of Hannah Melissa Henry, married 1 Nov 1882 in Wapello, Iowa.[3]

Father of Aris M. Sherwood, John Henry Sherwood, Vilo D. Sherwood

Sources

  1. "Iowa, Grand Army of the Republic Membership Records, 1861-1949," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q23N-SKXM : 17 March 2018), Francis H Sherwood, 1861-1949; citing Iowa, United States, Military Service, State Historical Department, Des Moines; FHL microfilm 1,487,406.
  2. "United States General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QJDP-HY6B : 13 March 2018), Francis H Sherwood, 1904.
  3. "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KCWK-Z1S : 3 November 2017), Francis Henry Sherwood and Hannah M. Henry, 01 Nov 1882, Wapello, Iowa, United States; citing reference Vol.4 p.56, county courthouses, Iowa; FHL microfilm 979,589.
  • "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M853-M14 : 12 April 2016), Geo H Sherwood in household of Frank H Sherwood, Scott county, part of, Scott, Illinois, United States; citing family 294, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

"United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXF1-G7X : 22 August 2017), F H Sherwood in entry for John A Callahan, 1880; citing enumeration district ED 5, sheet 72B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d), roll 0174; FHL microfilm 1,254,174.

"United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M92F-RB6 : accessed 8 August 2019), Frank H Sherwood, Steady Run Township Martinsburg town, Keokuk, Iowa, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 51, sheet 12A, family 240, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,441.

"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MLBM-BFH : accessed 8 August 2019), F H Sherwood, North McMinnville, Yamhill, Oregon, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 292, sheet 11B, family 308, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1290; FHL microfilm 1,375,303.

"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4ZP-Q7T : accessed 8 August 2019), Francis H Sherwood, Precinct 19, Yamhill, Oregon, United States; citing ED 454, sheet 1A, line 27, family 8, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1506; FHL microfilm 1,821,506.

"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVL3-LDW5 : 13 December 2015), Francis Sherwood, ; Burial, McMinnville, Yamhill, Oregon, United States of America, Masonic Cemetery; citing record ID 84797898, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/84797898



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