Innocent Milliman

about 1856–4 November 1925 (Age 69)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Innocent

When Innocent Milliman was born about 1856, in Indiana, United States, her father, William Milliman, was 38 and her mother, Lydia Gillett, was 40. She married Robert Jackson Sherman on 21 April 1877, in Lorain, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Milan Township, Allen, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Avon Township, Lorain, Ohio, United States in 1880. She died on 4 November 1925, in Charleston, Black River Township, Lorain, Ohio, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Avon Center, Avon, Lorain, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Jackson Sherman
1850–1917
Innocent Milliman
1856–1925
Marriage: 21 April 1877
Robert Sherman
1880–
Anna A. Sherman
1883–
Grant Daniel Sherman
1885–1962
Robert Deyo Sherman
1888–1964
Clarence Arthur Sherman
1893–

Spouse and Children

    Robert Jackson Sherman

    Male1850–1917Male

    Female1856–1925Female

MARRIAGE
21 April 1877
Lorain, Ohio, United States
children

(5)

    Robert Sherman

    Male1880–Male

    Anna A. Sherman

    Female1883–Female

    Male1885–1962Male

    Male1888–1964Male

    Clarence Arthur Sherman

    Male1893–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 0

The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.
1863

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 19

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): perhaps a variant of Millman .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Innocent Sherman in household of R Sherman, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Innvert Milliman in household of Wm Milliman, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Innocent Millerman in household of William Millerman, "United States Census, 1860"

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