Alexis Sherman

5 February 1732–19 October 1810 (Age 78)
Pennsylvania, British Colonial America

The Life of Alexis

When Alexis Sherman was born on 5 February 1732, in Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, his father, Charles Sherman, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Aldrich, was 29. He married Elizabeth Beldon on 19 September 1755, in Pennsylvania, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 19 October 1810, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Alexis Sherman
1732–1810
Elizabeth Beldon
1734–1808
Marriage: 19 September 1755
Barbara Sherman
1757–
Susan Sherman
1759–
Charles Sherman
1762–
Eliza Ann Sherman
1765–
Nathaniel Sherman
1767–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 September 1755
Pennsylvania, British Colonial America
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a sheepshearer or someone who used shears to trim the surface of finished cloth and remove excess nap, from Middle English shereman ‘shearer’.2 Americanized spelling of German Schuermann .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a tailor, from Yiddish sher ‘scissors’ + man ‘man’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Alexis Sherman, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Ancestry Family Trees

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