Isaac Sherwood

8 February 1723–6 January 1784 (Age 60)
Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Isaac

Isaac Sherwood was born on 8 February 1723. He married Naomi on 2 January 1746, in Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 6 January 1784, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Sherwood
1723–1784
Naomi
1724–1789
Marriage: 2 January 1746
Joanna Sherwood
1752–1754
Ebenezer Sherwood
1752–1822
Hannah Sherwood
1754–
Sarah Sherwood
1757–1823
Mary Sherwood
1759–1759
Esther Sherwood
1761–
Nathan Sherwood
1766–
Eben Sherwood
1771–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 January 1746
Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
children

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Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from a place in Nottinghamshire, around which once stood the famous Sherwood Forest. The place is so called from Old English scīr ‘shire’ or scīr ‘bright’ + wudu ‘wood’.2 Americanized form of some Jewish name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Isaac Sherwood in entry for Mary Sherwood, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Isaac Sherwood, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Isaac Sherwood in entry for Naomi, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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