Stuckley C Sherman

1800–1868 (Age 68)
Sandisfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Stuckley C

When Stuckley C Sherman was born in 1800, in Sandisfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Stephen Sherman, was 32 and his mother, Asa Ann Congdon, was 31. He married Sally McElvaine about 1822, in Burlington, Kane, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Burlington, Kane, Illinois, United States in 1850. He died on 5 December 1868, in Richland Center, Richland, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Richland Center Cemetery, Richland Center, Richland, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stuckley C Sherman
1800–1868
Sally McElvaine
1804–
Marriage: about 1822
Esther Sherman
1823–
Stafford Sherman
1824–
Merritt Lorenzo Sherman
1831–1906
Stuckley C Sherman
1836–1910
Ellen Sherman
1841–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1822
Burlington, Kane, Illinois, United States
children

(5)

    Esther Sherman

    Female1823–Female

    Male1824–Male

    Male1831–1906Male

    Stuckley C Sherman

    Male1836–1910Male

    Ellen Sherman

    Female1841–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 0

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1803

Age 3

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1818

Age 18

Illinois is the 21st state.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Stuckley Sherman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Sturkley Sherman in entry for Sturkley C. Sherman and Ann Eliza Mcmillen, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"
  • Stuckley C. Sherman, "Find A Grave Index"

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