Clara Browning (Sherman) (1764 - 1853) MP

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Birthplace: Grafton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Death: Died in Hubbardston, MA, USA
Managed by: Anne R. Dick
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About Clara Browning (Sherman)

Clara Sherman was born December 1, 1764 in Grafton, Massachusetts and died on June 10, 1853. She married John Browning on October 7, 1784 in Rutland, MA. John Browning was born on July 19, 1758 and died on November 4, 1809. They had 10 children, five boys and five girls. Clara Browning Sherman is buried in Parish Cemetery in Hubbardston, MA.

Marriages of Rutland, Massachusetts lists

  • Marriage of John Browning of Hubbardston and Clara Sherman, Oct. 7, 1784.

Children (all born in Hubbardston, MA):

  1. John, born July 31, 1785. Died May 31, 1866. Married Elizabeth Stearns in August 1810.
  2. Clara, born December 31, 1786. Married Dr. Moses Phelps.
  3. Asaph, born March 3, 1791. Married Lois Hastings on March 9,1816.
  4. James, born November 30, 1788. Died November 12, 1837. Married (1) Rebecca Brigham on July 4, 1811 and (2) Eliza Underwood on February 11, 1830.
  5. Susan, born February 5, 1795. Died January 5, 1877. Married (1) Silas Wheeler on December 28, 1815 (2) William Marean on October 4, 1825.
  6. George, born January 29, 1797. Died April 11, 1877.
  7. Rebecca, born January 10, 1798. Died May 17, 1827 at age 29, Married Williams Wilbur.
  8. Joshua, born January 15, 1799. Died April 11, 1877. Married Lavinia Morse on December 27, 1821.
  9. Lucy, born December 27, 1800. Married Asa Marean on April 17, 1823.
  10. Eliza, born May 29, 1803. Married Joel Morse on December 26, 1822.

Multiple intermarriages between families in this area were common. There were many Sherman - Browning marriages and two of Clara Sherman Browning's children married into the Morse family, and two married into the Marean family.

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Clara Browning's Timeline

1764
December 1, 1764
Grafton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
1785
July 31, 1785
Age 20
Hubbardston, Worcester, MA, USA
1786
December 31, 1786
Age 22
Hubbardston, Worcester, MA, USA
1788
November 30, 1788
Age 23
Hubbardston, Worcester, MA, USA
1791
March 3, 1791
Age 26
Hubbardston, Worcester, MA, USA
1795
February 5, 1795
Age 30
Hubbardston, Worcester, MA, USA
1798
January 10, 1798
Age 33
Hubbardston, MA, USA
1799
January 15, 1799
Age 34
Hubbardston, Worcester, MA, USA
1800
December 27, 1800
Age 36
Hubbardston, Worcester, MA, USA
1803
May 29, 1803
Age 38
Hubbardston, Worcester, MA, USA