Capt. Matthew Sherwood

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Matthew Sherwood

Also Known As: "Captain"
Birthdate: (72)
Birthplace: Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: October 26, 1715 (68-76)
Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
Place of Burial: Old Stratfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Sherwood, Sr. and Mary Sherwood
Husband of Sarah Sherwood; Sarah Sherwood and Mary Fitch
Father of Deacon Lemuel Sherwood; Matthew Sherwood; John Sherwood; Mary Bradford; Sarah Nouguier and 6 others
Brother of Stephen Sherwood; Isaac Sherwood; Abigail Lockwood; Mary Loomis and Hannah Sherwood
Half brother of Margaret Maverick (Sherwood); Sarah Wheeler; Thomas Sherwood; Elizabeth Finch (Sherwood); Rose Nash (Sherwood) and 4 others

Occupation: Captain, Justice
Managed by: Private User
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About Capt. Matthew Sherwood

Note: Probably born in Fairfield, Ct ( perhaps Stratfield section ) as were his siblings also where he died and is buried

Matthew Sherwood

  • Born: 1643 or 1644, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts
  • Died: Oct. 26, 1715, Stratfield section of Stratford Ct.,( Now Bridgeport, Connecticut )

Stone : Here lyes the body of CAPT. MATTHEW SHERWOOD , departed this life ye 26th of October, 1715 in ye 72 Year of his age

  • Parents: Thomas Sherwood & Mary Wheeler

First Marriage: 1668, Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut

  • First Wife: Mary Fitch
    • Born: 1643 or 1644, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut
    • Died: 25 Dec 1730, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut
    • Parents: Thomas Fitch & Anne Stacie
    • Children:
      • 1. Lemuel Sherwood
        • Born: 1687, Stratfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
        • Died: 2 Sept. 1732, Stratfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
      • 2. Samuel Sherwood
        • Born: Abt 1680, Connecticut
        • Died: Nov. 10, 1732, Stratfield, Connecticut
      • 3. Anne Sherwood*
      • 4. John Sherwood
        • Born: 1672, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
        • Died: Oct. 7, 1696, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
      • 5. Matthew Sherwood
        • Born: 1675, Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut
        • Died: 1709, Unknown
      • 6. Sarah Sherwood
        • Born: 1676, Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut
        • Died: May 25, 1743, Connecticut
      • 7. Mary Sherwood
        • Born: 1672, Fairfield, Connecticut
        • Died: 16 Sep 1752, Montville, New London, Connecticut"

Ref.: www.geocities.com/the_trowbridges/matthew_sherwood.html


NEW ENGLAND MARRIAGES BEFORE 1700

SHERWOOD, Matthew (1644-1715) & 1/wf Sarah [TURNEY] (1641-?), ca 1666, Stratford, CT

SHERWOOD, Matthew (1644-1715) & 2/wf Mary [FITCH] (1644-1730), b 1670, Stratford, CT


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Capt. Matthew Sherwood's Timeline

1643
1643
Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1667
1667
Age 24
Connecticut, United States
1669
1669
Age 26
Stratfield, Fairfield, CT, USA
1672
1672
Age 29
Stratfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1672
Age 29
Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1676
1676
Age 33
Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony
1680
1680
Age 37
Fairfield, Fairfield, CT, United States
1683
1683
Age 40
1687
1687
Age 44
Stratfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Colony