Sherwood McBride

Male24 June 1802–23 November 1861

Brief Life History of Sherwood

When Sherwood McBride was born on 24 June 1802, in Lincoln, Tennessee, United States, his father, James Andrew McBride, was 30 and his mother, Sarah Ann Brock, was 27. He married Catherine Stewart on 13 March 1821, in Lauderdale, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Hunt, Texas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 23 November 1861, in Lone Oak, Hunt, Texas, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Lone Oak, Hunt, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sherwood McBride
Catherine Stewart
Marriage: 13 March 1821
Mary McBride
John Sherwood McBride
James McBride
Sarah E McBride
Margaret Rebecca McBride
William M McBride
Joseph Daniel McBride Sr
Jesse W McBride
Allen J McBride
Thomas McBride

Sources (4)

  • Shawood Mcbride, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sherod McBride, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Sherwood Mc Bride, "United States Census, 1860"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 March 1821Lauderdale, Alabama, United States
  • Children (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

    1803 · The U.S doubles in size

    Age 1

    The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 17

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    Irish (northern) and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Brighde, a shortened form of Irish Mac Giolla Bhrighde and Scottish Gaelic Mac Gille Brighde ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Brigit’. Compare Kilbride and Bredin .

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

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    Story Highlight

    A Portion of Letter Written by James Louis McBride to his brother Daniel McBride in Walker, White, Arkansas in 1894

    "My great grandfather and granmother came from Ireland sometime between 17 hundred and twenty five and fifty before they married and granfather served at prentiship as a blacksmith trade and then he m …

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