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  1. Joseph Cephas Sherman: Birth: 15 JAN 1839 in Knox, Waldo County, Maine. Death: 30 APR 1897 in Northport, Waldo County, Maine

  2. William W. Sherman: Birth: 1840 in Knox, Waldo County, Maine.

  3. Sylvannus C. Sherman: Birth: 1842 in Knox, Waldo County, Maine.

  4. George Russell Sherman: Birth: OCT 1843 in Knox, Waldo County, Maine. Death: 5 MAR 1910 in Veterans Home, Hot Springs, South Dakota

  5. Lucy Hatch Sherman: Birth: BET. 1847 - 1849 in Knox, Waldo County, Maine.

  6. John B. Sherman: Birth: 1852 in Knox, Waldo County, Maine.

  7. Elisha Sherman: Birth: 1854 in Knox, Waldo County, Maine.

  8. David M. Sherman: Birth: 1857 in Knox, Waldo County, Maine.


Notes
a. Note:   The 1840 census shows Hiram, his wife and two children living in Waldo County Maine near the town of Knox, Maine. The 1850 census shows Hiram and Deborah Sherman farming in Waldo County, Maine near the town of Knox. They both indicate that they were born in Maine, as do all their children, Cephas (male) 11, William 10, Lylvinar (male) 8, George G. 6, and Lucy H. 3 years old. 1850 Census -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Date Of Census: 1 OCT 1850 Location: KNOW TOWNSHIP, WALDO COUNTY, MAINE Census location: T432 #271 Real estate value: 800 -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Name: Age Sex Profession Place Born -------------------------------------------------------------------------- SHERMAN, HIRAM P. 36 M FARMER MAINE SHERMAN, DEBORAH 34 F SHERMAN, CEPHAS 11 M SHERMAN, WILLIAM W. 10 M SHERMAN, LYLVINAR C. 8 M SHERMAN, GEORGE R. 6 M SHERMAN, LUCY H. 3 F -------------------------------------------------------------------------- The 1860 census shows Hiram and Deborah Sherman farming in Waldo County near the town of Knox. Seven children are living at home. Cephas, who would be 21 years, is living away from home or has died. 1860 Census -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Date Of Census: 28 JUN 1860 Location: KNOX TOWNSHIP, WALDO COUNTY, MAINE Census location: T653 #453, PAGE 26, DWELLING 195, FAMILY 197 Real estate value: 800 Personal property value: 225 -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Name: Age Sex Profession Place Born -------------------------------------------------------------------------- SHERMAN, HIRAM 46 M FARMER MAINE SHERMAN, DEBORAH 46 F MAINE SHERMAN, WILLIAM W. 19 M SHERMAN, LYLONIA ? 18 F SHERMAN, GEORGE R. 16 M SHERMAN, LUCY 12 F SHERMAN, JOHN B. 8 M SHERMAN, ELISHA 6 M SHERMAN, DAVID M. 3 M -------------------------------------------------------------------------- The 1870 census shows Hiram Sherman farming in Waldo County, near Knox, Maine. It would appear that Deborah Sherman, Hiram's wife, had died as she is not listed in the 1870 census. Living with him are his children Elisha 15, David 13, and Lucy 22. Also living in the home is a Lucy Sherman 81 years old -- probably Hiram's mother. A Ruth Wentworth 30, and four of her children ages 2 to 12 are also living in the home. Hiram Sherman died in 1892 and is buried in Canistota, South Dakota. 1870 Census -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Date Of Census: 23 JUN 1870 Location: KNOX TOWNSHIP, WALDO COUNTY, MAINE Census location: T593 #560, PAGE 7, DWELLING 59, FAMILY 57 Real estate value: 3000 Personal property value: 1100 -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Name: Age Sex Profession -------------------------------------------------------------------------- SHERMAN, HIRAM 56 M FARMER SHERMAN, LUCY 81 F KEEPING HOUSE SHERMAN, ELISHA 15 M AT HOME SHERMAN, DAVID 13 M AT HOME SHERMAN, LUCY 22 F DOMESTIC SERVANT WENTWORTH, RUTH 30 F DOMESTIC SERVANT WENTWORTH, GEORGE R. 12 M AT HOME WENTWORTH, HERBERT H. 7 M AT HOME WENTWORTH, MARY 4 F AT HOME WENTWORTH, NELLIE 2 F AT HOME -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Place Father Mother Name: Of Birth Foreign born Foreign born -------------------------------------------------------------------------- SHERMAN, HIRAM MAINE SHERMAN, LUCY MAFS??? SHERMAN, ELISHA MAINE SHERMAN, DAVID MAINE SHERMAN, LUCY MAINE WENTWORTH, RUTH MAINE WENTWORTH, GEORGE R. MAINE WENTWORTH, HERBERT H. MAINE WENTWORTH, MARY MAINE WENTWORTH, NELLIE MAINE --------------------------------------------------------------------------


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