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Sherman, Connecticut, USA

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Where is Sherman, Connecticut, USA? 

Sherman, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA
The town was formed in 1802 from the northern part of New Fairfield. It is named for New Haven's Founding Father, Roger Sherman.wikipedia


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Sherman, Connecticut, USA - The Farmhouse Built 1723
Timber Trails, Sherman, Conn.
Sherman, Connecticut, USA

The Farmhouse Built 1723
Timber Trails, Sherman, Conn.
Sherman, Connecticut, USA - Lake Candlewood from Allen's Camp, Sherman, Conn.
Sherman, Connecticut, USA

Lake Candlewood from Allen's Camp, Sherman, Conn.
Sherman, Connecticut, USA - The Beach On Valley Lake
Timber Trails, Sherman, Conn.
Sherman, Connecticut, USA

The Beach On Valley Lake
Timber Trails, Sherman, Conn.

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1802 - (Sherman, CT) - Incorporated in 1802, the town took its name from founding father Roger Sherman.

connecticuthistory.org/ towns-page/ sherman/
1819 - Sherman
Sherman is a township, situated in the northwest corner of the county, 60 miles from Hartford;...Read MORE...

News  1862 - Avoiding the Civil War Draft
A man named Hoag, belonging to Sherman, Conn., purposely cut his hand with a scythe, to avoid being ...Read MORE...

News  1871 - Runs in the family
Royal Briggs, who committed suicide at Sherman, Conn., the other day, was the last of six brothers...Read MORE...

1906
Sherman, a post-village of Fairfield co., Conn., in Sherman township (town), about 13 miles N. of...Read MORE...


Ancestors Who Were Born Here


Bronson
flag  Isaac BRONSON (1794, Sherman, Connecticut, USA - 3 March 1844, Sheffield, Massachusetts, USA)

Fish
flag  Levi S FISH (1851, Sherman, Connecticut, USA - 30 September 1880, Agawam, Massachusetts, USA) gravestone

Giddings
flag  Hiram GIDDINGS (14 September 1795, Sherman, Connecticut, USA - , )
flag  Solomon GIDDINGS (5 October 1793, Sherman, Connecticut, USA - , )
 

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