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Melissa E Lindley Sherman
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Birth: Aug. 13, 1858
Allegan County
Michigan, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 1939
Eagle Cliff
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA

Id#: 0327072
Name: Sherman, Mellssa E.
Date: Dec 7 1939
Source: Source unknown; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #074.
Notes: Sherman: Mellssa E., age 81, wife of Richard (deceased), mother of Mrs. Blanch Elmore of Smithboro, Ill.; Mrs. Leona Baldwin, Dallas D., Mrs. Beatrice Kenealy and Mrs. Rhoda Saxton Friends may call at the Davis Funeral Home, Willoughby, O. Funeral Thursday at 2:30.

Name: Melissa E. Sherman
Titles & Terms:
Death Date: 04 Dec 1939
Death Place: East Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio
Birth Date: 13 Aug 1858
Estimated Birth Year:
Birthplace: Allegan Co., Mich
Death Age: 81 years 3 months 21 days
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Widowed
Race or Color: Caucasian
Street Address: 339 E. 337
Occupation: Housewife
Residence: Willoughby Twp.
Burial Date: 07 Dec 1939
Burial Place:
Cemetery Name: Gates Mills
Spouse's Name: Richard Sherman
Father's Name: Elida Lindley
Father's Title & Terms:
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Victoria Root
Mother's Titles & Terms:
Mother's Birthplace:
Film Number: 2023770
Digital Folder Number: 4020676
Image Number: 786
Certificate Number: fn 71583

>daughter of Eliada Albert Lindley (1834 MI--1865 KY died in Civil War) and Victoria Root (b 1840)
>granddaughter of Albert Eliada Lindley (1810 OH--1885 MI) and Lavinia Hazen (1806 VT--1840 IN)
>great-granddaughter of Eliada Lindley (1774 CT--1813) and Hannah Lusk (1774 NH--1853 OH)
>great-great-granddaughter of Jacob Linsley (1740-1810 CT) and Mindwell Pond (1742-1806 CT)
>3rd-great-granddaughter of Jonathan Linsley (b 1707 CT) and Damaris Barnes (d 1754 CT)
>4th-great-granddaughter of Jonathan Linsley (1676-1725 CT) and Dorcas Phippen (1678 MA--1760 CT)
>5th-great-granddaughter of John Linsley (1647-1684 CT) and Hannah Griffin (1649-1736 CT)
>6th-great-granddaughter of John Linsley (1620 England--1698 CT) and Ellen Dayton (1626 England--d CT)
>7th-great-granddaughter of Ralph Dayton (1587 England--1658 NY) and Alice Goldhatch (1587 England; d NY)

>6th-great-granddaughter of John Griffin (1608 Wales--1681 CT) and Anna Bancroft (1627 England--d CT)
>7th-great-granddaughter of John Bancroft (1598 England--1637 New England) and Jane Bonython (b England)

>5th-great-granddaughter of Joseph Phippen (1642-1710 MA) and Mary Stanford (1642 ME--1670)
>6th-great-granddaughter of Joseph Phippen (1617 England; d MA) and Dorcas Wood (1623-1692 MA)
>7th-great-granddaughter of David Phippen (1585 England--d MA) and Sarah Pinckney (1574 England--1659 MA)
>8th-great-granddaughter of Robert Fitzpen (1555-1589 England) and Cecily Jordan (b 1559 England)

>7th-great-granddaughter of Nicholas Wood (1595 England--1669 MA) and Dorothy (1600-1639 MA)

>6th-great-granddaughter of Thomas Stanford (1618-1683)

>4th-great-granddaughter of Samuel Barnes (b 1675 NY) and Elizabeth Dyke (b 1685 CT)
>5th-great-granddaughter of William Barnes (1644-1698 NY) and Elizabeth Mulford (1649-1724 NY)
>6th-great-granddaughter of William Mulford (b 1623 NY) and Sarah Akers (b 1647 England)

>3rd-great-granddaughter of Moses Pond (d 1747 CT) and Mary Brainerd (b 1700 MA)
>4th-great-granddaughter of Samuel Pond (1648-1718 CT) and Miriam Blatchley (1653 CT--1694 MA)
>5th-great-granddaughter of Samuel Pond (c1610 England--1654 CT) and Sarah Ware (1616-1665 CT)
>6th-great-granddaughter of Robert Pond (1592 England--1637 MA) and Mary Margaret Hakins (1580-1637 MA)

>5th-great-granddaughter of Thomas Blatchley (1615 England--1674 MA) and Susannah Ball (1624-1677)
>6th-great-granddaughter of Alling Ball and Dorothy Tuttle

>4th-great-granddaughter of Elijah Brainerd (1677-1740 MA) and Mary Bushnell (1675 CT--1735 MA)
>5th-great-granddaughter of Daniel Brainerd (1641 England--1715 CT) and Hannah Spencer (b 1640 CT)
>5th-great-granddaughter of Joseph Bushnell (1651-1746 CT) and Mary Leffingwell (1654 CT--1745 VT)
>6th-great-granddaughter of Richard Bushnell (1623 England--1660 CT) and Marie Marvin (1628 England--1713 CT). They are also the direct ancestors of Charles Post, founder of Post Cereal Co.
>7th-great-granddaughter of Francis B Bushnell (c1580 England--1646 CT) and Ferris Quenell (1587-1627 England)
>7th-great-granddaughter of Mathew Marvin (1599 England--1679 CT) and Elizabeth Gregory (1604 England--c1640 CT)
>8th-great-granddaughter of Henry Gregory (1586 England--1655 CT) and Abigail Goody (1586 England--1641 CT)

>6th-great-granddaughter of Thomas Leffingwell (1624 England--1714 CT) and Mary White (1624 England--1711 CT)

>great-granddaughter of Thomas Hazen (1782 CT--1854 OH) and Mary Ann Perry (1782 CT--1858 OH)
>great-great-granddaughter of Joseph Hazen (b 1741 CT) and Olive Stoddard (b 1751 CT)
>3rd-great-granddaughter of Joseph Hazen (1717-1796 CT) and Elizabeth Durkee (b 1721 MA, dau of John Durkee and Mary Lee)
>4th-great-granddaughter of Thomas Hazen (1690 MA--1776 CT) and Sarah Ayer (b 1690 MA, dau of Joseph Ayer/Ayres and Sarah Corliss)
>5th-great-granddaughter of Thomas Hazen (1658 MA--1735 CT) and Mary Howlett (1664 MA--1727 CT)
>6th-great-granddaughter of Edward Hazen (1614 England--1683 MA) and Hannah Grant (1631 England--1716 MA)
>7th-great-granddaughter of Thomas Grant (1601 England---1643 MA) and Jane Haburne (b 1602 England)

>6th-great-granddaughter of Thomas Howlett (1638-1667 MA) and Lydia Peabody (b 1640 MA)
>7th-great-granddaughter of Thomas Howlett (1605 England--1677 MA) and Alice French (1610 England--1666 MA)
>7th-great-granddaughter of Francis Peabody (1612 England--1698 MA)

>great-great-granddaughter of Seth Perry (1750 CT--1819 VA) and Ruth Downer (b 1748 CT, dau of Edmund Downer and Anna Mundaughter)
>3rd-great-granddaughter of Eliakim Perry (b 1716 MA) and Hephzibah Ladd (b 1719 CT). She was the daughter of Thomas Hazen and Mary Howlett mentioned above.
>4th-great-granddaughter of Benjamin Perry and Dinah Swift
>4th-great-granddaughter of David Ladd (1689 MA--1751 CT) and Hephzibah Hazen (1697 MA--1728 CT)
>5th-great-granddaughter of Samuel Ladd (1651 MA--1698) and Martha Corliss (b 1652 MA)
>6th-great-granddaughter of Daniel Ladd (d 1693 MA) and Ann (d 1694)
>6th-great-granddaughter of George Corliss and Joanna Davis

Also parents of:
>Blanch Oliva Sherman (b 1887 OH) m. John Wesley Elmore (b 1885 IL)

>Dallas Dean Sherman (1891 OH--1966 FL) m. Helen C Strance (b 1892 PA, dau of Cora Streiber and Charles Strance from Oil City PA)

>Beatrice C Sherman (b 1897) m. Edward J Kenealy

>Rhoda T Sherman (b 1899) m. Arthur M Saxton (b 1900 OH)

Family links: 
  Richard Sherman (1861 - 1907)
  Leona Sherman Baldwin (1889 - 1979)*
*Calculated relationship
Gates Mills North Cemetery
Gates Mills
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Created by: skye
Record added: Aug 30, 2011
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Melissa E <i>Lindley</i> Sherman
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Melissa E <i>Lindley</i> Sherman
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