William Tecumseh “Willie” Sherman

William Tecumseh “Willie” Sherman

Birth
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Death 3 Oct 1863 (aged 9)
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Plot Section 17
Memorial ID 6302572 · View Source
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"Willie" was the third child of General Sherman and his wife Eleanor. He was with his father in the campaign of the Mississippi & became a favorite of the troops. They made him honorary sergeant of the 13th. He died of typhoid fever in Memphis.

Bio by: Connie Nisinger



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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Connie Nisinger
  • Added: 31 Mar 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6302572
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Tecumseh “Willie” Sherman (8 Jun 1854–3 Oct 1863), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6302572, citing Calvary Cemetery and Mausoleum, Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .