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Cora Virginia Niles Sherman
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Birth: May 5, 1860
Death: Oct. 23, 1909

Cora was a daughter of (Henry) Sherman Niles and Mary Ann Sullivan who are buried in Windsor Cemetery, Dane County, Wisconsin. She was born 5 May 1860 in Iowa. Very possibly, New Liberty, Scott County, Iowa.

Her grave stone incorrectly says she was born 1880, but she was born in 1860.

She is listed as Virginia Niles in the 1860 Federal Census, Liberty, Scott County, Iowa. Cora Niles is age 9 in the 1870 census, Windsor, Dane County, Wisconsin. She married Henry Eugene Sherman 9 January 1878, Columbus, Columbia County, Wisconsin. In the 1880 census, Cora (age 20) & Henry Sherman (age 25) are living in York, Dane County, Wisconsin. They had several children born 1879 to 1901. In the 1900 census, Rock, Wood County, Cora V. Sherman, is 40 years old, she says she was born May 1860, and has had 8 children, of which 7 are still alive.

When researching Cora Virginia Niles Sherman, be careful not to confuse her father, (Henry) Sherman Niles with her husband, Henry Eugene Sherman. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Henry Sherman Niles (1837 - 1875)
  Mary Ann Sullivan Niles (1838 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Henry Eugene Sherman (1854 - 1927)
 
 Children:
  Lee Sherman (1879 - 1880)*
  Jesse Eugene Sherman (1881 - 1938)*
  Earl Lansing Sherman (1886 - 1967)*
  James Harlow Sherman (1889 - 1945)*
  Vivon Leroy Sherman (1894 - 1967)*
 
 Siblings:
  Cora Virginia Niles Sherman (1860 - 1909)
  Eliza Ann Niles (1861 - 1861)*
  Henry Lansing Niles (1866 - 1895)*
  Anna Jane Niles Robinson (1872 - 1896)*
  Harriet Cynthia Niles Yager (1875 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hillside Cemetery
Columbus
Columbia County
Wisconsin, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 43.34519, -89.01591
 
Created by: mordecarr
Record added: Sep 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29847330
Cora Virginia <i>Niles</i> Sherman
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Cora Virginia <i>Niles</i> Sherman
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Cora Virginia <i>Niles</i> Sherman
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