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William Sherman
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Birth: Jun. 28, 1692
Watertown
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1741
Stoughton
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA

His first wife was Rebecca Cutler Sherman, the daughter of Rev.Timothy Cutler and Elizabeth Hilton Cutler of Charlestown, Mass. She died in childbed 22 Jan 1714/5.

His second wife was Mehitable Wellington Sherman.

He was the son of Joseph Sherman and Elizabeth Winship Sherman of Watertown, Mass.

Children(by first marriage): William Sherman.

Children(by second marriage): William Sherman Jr, Mehitable Sherman Battle, Roger Sherman, Elizabeth Sherman Buck, Nathaniel Sherman, Josiah Sherman, and Rebecca Sherman Hartwell.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Sherman (1650 - 1731)
  Elizabeth Winship Sherman (1652 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Mehetabel Wellington Sherman (1688 - 1776)
 
 Children:
  William Sherman (1717 - 1756)*
  Mehitable Sherman Battle (1718 - 1807)*
  Roger Sherman (1721 - 1793)*
  Elizabeth Sherman Buck (1723 - 1793)*
  Nathaniel Sherman (1726 - 1797)*
  Josiah Sherman (1729 - 1789)*
  Rebecca Sherman Hartwell (1730 - 1821)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Sherman (1675 - 1756)*
  Elizabeth Sherman Stevens (1687 - 1757)*
  Martha Sherman Shattuck (1689 - ____)*
  William Sherman (1692 - 1741)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

HERE LIES Ye BODY OF/Mr. WILLIAM SHERMAN/WHO DEPARTED HIS/LIFE MARCH Ye 20th./1741:/IN Ye 49th. YEAR OF/HIS AGE..

 
Burial:
Canton Corner Cemetery
Canton
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Levi T. Miller
Originally Created by: Kathy B
Record added: May 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27219591
William Sherman
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