Richard Sherman

about 1633–4 March 1699
Cottesbrooke, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Richard

Richard Sherman was christened about 1633, in Cottesbrooke, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. He married Elizabeth about 1657. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He was buried in Cottesbrooke, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Richard Sherman
1633–1699
Elizabeth
1628–
Marriage: about 1657
John Sherman
1658–1717
Eleanor Sherman
1660–1669
Richard Sherman
1659–1728
Elizabeth Sherman
1662–
Elizabeth Sherman
1667–1672

Spouse and Children

    Male1633–1699Male

    Elizabeth

    Female1628–Female

MARRIAGE
about 1657
children

(5)

    Male1658–1717Male

    Richard Sherman

    Male1659–1728Male

    Eleanor Sherman

    Female1660–1669Female

    Elizabeth Sherman

    Female1662–Female

    Elizabeth Sherman

    Female1667–1672Female

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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