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Capt John Sherman
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Birth: Jul. 8, 1750
New Milford
Litchfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Aug. 6, 1802
Canton
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Eldest Son of Hon. Roger Sherman. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Roger Sherman (1721 - 1793)
  Elizabeth Hartwell Sherman (1726 - 1760)
 
 Spouses:
  Nancy Tucker Sherman (1762 - 1858)
  Rebecca A Austin Sherman (1753 - 1830)*
 
 Children:
  John Sherman (1772 - 1828)*
  Nancy Sherman Mackintosh (1794 - 1836)*
  Lucinda Sherman Littlefield (1796 - 1880)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Sherman (1750 - 1802)
  Chloe Sherman (1753 - 1757)*
  Oliver Sherman (1756 - 1757)*
  Chloe Sherman Skinner (1758 - 1839)*
  Rebecca Sherman Baldwin (1764 - 1795)**
  Elizabeth Sherman Baldwin (1765 - 1850)**
  Roger Sherman (1768 - 1856)**
  Mehetabel Sherman (1772 - 1772)**
  Mehitable Prescott Sherman Evarts (1774 - 1851)**
  Sarah Sherman Hoar (1783 - 1866)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Capt. John Sherman
Eldest son of
Hon. Roger Sherman,
Signer of the Declaration
of Independence,
born at New Milford, Conn.,
died at Canton, Aug. 8, 1802
in his 52d year

Mrs. Nancy
widow of Capt. John Sherman
born at Milton
died at Canton, Dec. 7, 1858
in her 97th year
 
Note: Capt. John Sherman's date of death is recorded as Aug. 8, 1802 on his tombstone, but Widow, Nancy Tucker Sherman, stated that his date of death was Aug. 6, 1802. Published family histories use the Aug. 6th date.
 
Burial:
Canton Corner Cemetery
Canton
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Don Sherman, Jr.
Record added: Aug 13, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20926586
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- Sarah Quinn
 Added: Dec. 20, 2010
 
 
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