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 Mary <I>Wright</I> Sherman

Mary Wright Sherman

Death 27 Apr 1841
Waterbury, Washington County, Vermont, USA
Burial Waterbury, Washington County, Vermont, USA
Memorial ID 49449594 · View Source
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wife of Stiles Sherman

Info below provided by: sbhutson

History of Waterbury, Vermont, 1763-1915 edited by Theodore Graham Lewis 1915, pg 27 says Stiles Sherman came to Waterbury in 1788 with his brother in law Jonathan Wright and they were the 4th and 5th settlers.

Proof that Mary was nee Wright.

"WRIGHT, JONATHAN, MA Line, Rachel, W26142, sol was b 26 Aug 1762 at Wethersfield CT & in 1766 he was moved to Williamstown MA where he lived when he enl & in 1791 he moved to Waterbury in Washington Co VT where he appl 7 Aug 1832, sol m Rachel Tracy 14 Dec 1786 At Williamstown in Berkshire Co MA, sol d 20 Jul 1834 & his wid appl 19 Sep 1838 at Waterbury VT aged 68, A Tilman Wright aged 49 made affdt 15 Jul 1839 at Waterbury VT & stated he had known Jonathan Wright from infancy but did not state any kinship to sols family, on 2 Aug 1832 sols sis MARY SHERMAN aged 68 made affdt at Waterbury VT & stated she was living in the family of her father-in-law Thomas Roe at Williamstown MA from 1774 until the end of the Rev War & that Jonathan Wright was living in the same family & she stated the said Thomas Roe had m his (Jonathans) & her mother whose name she did not give (she evidently meant step-father not father-in-law).

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 49449594
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Wright Sherman (unknown–27 Apr 1841), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49449594, citing Hope Cemetery, Waterbury, Washington County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Barb Destromp (contributor 46785064) .