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Marriage: Children:
  1. Bert Sherman: Birth: JUL 1869 in Minnesota. Death: BEF. 1880

  2. Grace Sherman: Birth: 19 MAY 1872 in Chestan, Minnesota. Death: 30 NOV 1889 in Canistota, South Dakota

  3. Frank William Sherman: Birth: 27 FEB 1873 in Wasioja, Minnesota. Death: 23 FEB 1936 in Veterans Home, Hot Springs, Arkansas

  4. Delbert Sherman: Birth: 8 MAR 1875 in Wasioja, Minnesota. Death: 28 OCT 1948

  5. Maude Sherman: Birth: 5 FEB 1879 in Wasioja, Minnesota. Death: 7 AUG 1905 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

  6. Harold L. "Pat" Sherman: Birth: 7 JUN 1882 in Canistota, South Dakota. Death: 25 FEB 1960 in Canistota, South Dakota

  7. Hattie Ethel Sherman: Birth: 20 MAR 1887 in Canistota, South Dakota. Death: 5 APR 1973 in Salem, South Dakota, Colonial Manor Nursing Home

  8. Grant Sherman: Birth: 30 NOV 1889 in Canistota, South Dakota. Death: 8 MAR 1907 in Canistota, South Dakota


Notes
a. Note:   The 1910 census shows Emma Sherman living in the town of Canistota, SD with her son Harold (Pat) and her grandson, Lyle Spaulding. Emma Sherman indicates that she has had eight children, four of whom are still living. 1910 Census -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Date Of Census: 15 APR 1910 Location: CANISTOTA CITY, MC COOK COUNTY, SOUTH DAKOTA Occupation of head of household: NONE GIVEN Location of census data: T624#1484, ED 288, PAGE 1A, LINE 47 -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Relation Years Children Name: To Head Age.. Married Total...Living -------------------------------------------------------------------------- SHERMAN, EMMA HEAD 59 MARRIED 25 8 4 SHERMAN, HERALD SON 27 SINGLE SPALDING, LILE GR-SON 6 SINGLE NOLAN, MIKE BOARDER 73 SINGLE -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Place Father Mother Year Name: Of Birth P.O.B. P.O.B. To US -------------------------------------------------------------------------- SHERMAN, EMMA NEW YORK NEW YORK NEW YORK SHERMAN, HERALD SOUTH DAKOTA MAINE NEW YORK SPALDING, LILE SOUTH DAKOTA SOUTH DAKOTA SOUTH DAKOTA NOLAN, MIKE WISCONSIN IRELAND IRELAND -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Canistota Clipper, Canistota, South Dakota 4-20-1916 Mrs. Emma Sherman passed away at her home in this city last Friday evening. Her son Harold came home from town and his mother was coughing quite hard and requested him to get her something to stop the cough, which he did. But she continued, and seeing that she was in a bad condition, Harold rushed over to J.W. Smiths and Ed Becks for help. When he returned he found her so much worse, and before her daughter, Mrs. Thomas J. Murphy could reach her bedside she had passed to the other shore, dying in the arms of Harold. The funeral was held at the Methodist Church Tuesday. A large crowd of people assembled to pay their last tribute of respect and love to the departed. Rev. A.C. Mc Cauley preached the funeral sermon, after which he internment was made at the Canistota Cemetery, Canistota, SD. Grandma Sherman leaves the record of a useful and helpful life. Where help was needed in the sick room she was there and many youngsters first opened their eyes to gaze into the kindly face of Grandma Sherman. She was a lover of the little folks and always had a cheerful word and a happy smile for everybody She was born in Clintonville, Canada 4-4-1850 and moved with her parents to Winnebago County, Minnesota when a small girl. She was married to Russell Sherman at Mandeville, Minnesota in 1868 and they came to McCook County in 1880 and homesteaded the place where Dick Ward now lives. They moved to Canistota 27 years ago. Mr. Sherman died at the Soldiers Home in Hot Springs, South Dakota 7 years ago. There were 8 children, only 4 of whom are now living. Frank and Delbert Sherman of Charles Mix County, South Dakota, and Harold Sherman and Mrs. T.J. Murphy of this city. Mrs. Sherman was a loving mother and enjoyed the same love from her children and grandchildren. Her death is a great source of grief to them and to them goes out the unstinted sympathy of the people of this community.


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