Harriet H Sherman

1833–Female
Brunswick, Medina, Ohio, United States

The Life of Harriet H

When Harriet H Sherman was born in 1833, in Brunswick, Medina, Ohio, United States, her father, Moses Sherman, was 30 and her mother, Mercy Marcey Lamphear, was 24. She lived in Brunswick Hills Township, Medina, Ohio, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Moses Sherman
1803–1882
Mercy Marcey Lamphear
1809–1879
Walter Byron Sherman
1831–
Harriet H Sherman
1833–
Olive A. Sherman
1835–1914
Amanda Elizabeth Sherman
1838–
Ellen Sherman
1840–
Adaline L. Sherman
1841–1896
Mary Sherman
1843–
Martha R. Sherman
1844–1917
Myrtle M. Sherman
1845–1932
Stephen Sherman
1848–1927
Sarah S Sherman
1848–1927
Moses Sherman
1849–
Delazon Nash Sherman
1855–1938
Orrin E. Sherman
1856–1895

Parents and Siblings

    Male1803–1882Male

    Mercy Marcey Lamphear

    Female1809–1879Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 3

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1865

Age 32

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

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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Sources (2)

  • Harriett Sherman in household of Moses Sherman, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Harriet H Sherman in household of Moses Sherman, "United States Census, 1850"

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