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Frances "Fannie" Sherwood York
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1809
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 1834
Randolph County
North Carolina, USA

Frances Sherwood, called Fannie, was the first of three daughters born to Daniel Sherwood III (1749-1838) and his second wife Rachel Layton (c.1774-1849). She may have been named for his first wife, Frances Linthicum.

Fannie married Rev. R. Brantley York (1805-1891) on 31 Jan. 1828, and they had two children, Rachel York, and an infant son who did not live.

From Rev. York's autobiography: "I here record, by way of parenthesis, my first marriage. On the 31st of January, 1828, I was united in holy matrimony, by Rev. John Coe, to Miss Fannie Sherwood, daughter of Daniel and Rachel Sherwood, of Guilford County, N. C. At the time of my marriage I was twenty-three years and twenty-seven days old, and my wife nearly nineteen. We lived pleasantly together for nearly six years; then death severed the union, and she now lies beside her infant son in the graveyard of Pleasant Garden Church." 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel Sherwood (1749 - 1838)
  Rachel Layton Sherwood (1774 - 1849)
 
 Spouse:
  Brantley York (1805 - 1891)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Son York*
  Rachel Layton York Elliott (1830 - 1887)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Francis Sherwood (1769 - 1826)**
  Elizabeth Sherwood Swaim (1773 - 1835)**
  Eleanor Sherwood Field (1776 - 1859)**
  Benjamin Sherwood (1783 - 1866)**
  Priscilla Sherwood Swaim (1787 - 1864)**
  Frances Sherwood York (1809 - 1834)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Pleasant Garden United Methodist Church Cemetery
Pleasant Garden
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: John Field Pankow
Record added: Jun 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53812672
Frances Fannie <i>Sherwood</i> York
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