1819 - Sherman Sherman is a township, situated in the northwest corner of the county, 60 miles from Hartford; bounded on the north by Kent, in Litchfield county, on the east by New-Milford, on the south by New-Fairfield, and on the west by the State of New-York; having an average length of 9 and a half miles, and ...Read MORE...
1862 - Avoiding the Civil War Draft A man named Hoag, belonging to Sherman, Conn., purposely cut his hand with a scythe, to avoid being drafted. The wound bled profusely, and he shortly afterwards died. San Francisco Bulletin San Francisco, California September 15, 1862 Added: 3/12/2014 3:14:00 PM - 1 Updated: 6/16/2014 9:58:40 AM - 1
1871 - Runs in the family Royal Briggs, who committed suicide at Sherman, Conn., the other day, was the last of six brothers who have made way with themselves. St Joseph Herald Saint Joseph, Michigan March 18, 1871 Added: 4/4/2014 12:44:33 PM - 1 Updated: 6/16/2014 9:59:08 AM - 1
1906 Sherman, a post-village of Fairfield co., Conn., in Sherman township (town), about 13 miles N. of Danbury. Pop. of the town in 1900, 658. Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe
Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906 Added: 10/22/2014 7:45:47 PM - 1 Updated: 10/23/2014 11:14:03 AM - 1
Ancestors Who Were Born Here
(14 September 1795, Sherman, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA - , )
(5 November 1730, East Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut, USA - 2 March 1816, Sherman, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA)
John Ernest Irvine
(21 January 1889, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA - 14 March 1955, Sherman, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA)
(1 July 1709, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA - 1772, Sherman, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA)
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Cemeteries in Sherman, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA
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