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George Sherwood (1811 - 1883)

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George Sherwood
Born in Brockville, Augusta Twsp, Leeds, Ontario, Canadamap
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Died in Belleville, Ontario, Canadamap
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George was born in 1811. He was the son of Levi Sherwood and Charlotte Jones. He passed away in 1883.


History of Leeds and Grenville,
He died in 1850 leaving four sons and three daughters.
Henry the eldest son, at one time represented the Town of Brockville and afterwards the City of Toronto, and held the offices of Solicitor and Attorney_General.
George, his second son, represented Brockville for about twenty years. He held the offices of Receiver-General and Commissioner of Crown Lands, in the Cartier-McDonald Ministry, and retired from Parliament about the year 1863. He was in 1865, appointed Judge of the County of Hastings.
Samuel, his third son, was Registrar of the City of Toronto at the time of his death in 1867.
Edward, the fourth son, was at the time of his death, 1877, Registrar of the County of Carleton.
Charlotte, the eldest daughter, is the widow of the late Hon. John Elmsley, who was at one time a member of the Legislative Council of Upper Canada.
Amelia, the second daughter, is the widow of the late John King, MD of Toronto
Helen, the third daughter, is the widow of John Crawford, Esq., late Lieutenant-Governor of the Province of Ontario, who died in the year 1875.
History of Leeds and Grenville Thad. W. H. Leavitt, Originally published in 1879, page 72
The Canadian Biographical Dictionary
George Sherwood, married July 1833, Marianne, daughter of the late Dr. Thomas G. Keegan of Halifax, Nova Scotia. No children.
1851 Canadian Census Brockville, Leeds, Ontario
George Sherwood, 41, b Canada W, Barrister
Marianne Sherwood, 40, b Nova Scotia
LIbrary and Archives Canada

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