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Joseph Sherman

Birthdate: (80)
Birthplace: Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
Death: January 20, 1731 (80)
Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. John Sherman and Martha Sherman
Husband of Elizabeth Sherman
Father of John Sherman, I; Edward Sherman; Joseph Sherman; Ephraim Sherman; Samuel Sherman and 6 others
Brother of John Sherman; Martha Bowman; Mary Hawkins; Elizabeth Gaskill; Sarah Sherman and 1 other

Occupation: Corporal, Surveyor, Constable
Managed by: Phil Harrigan Sheedy
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About Joseph Sherman

Joseph, son of Captain John Sherman, was born in Watertown, May 14, 1650, died in Watertown, June 30, 1731. He was a blacksmith by trade; he was often chosen selectman and assessor; he was representative to the general court from 1702 to 1705. He served under Captain Jonathan Poole and Captain Thomas Brattle in King Philip's war during 1676. He was a leader in the church controversy which resulted in the final separation of Waltham from Watertown.

He married, in Watertown, November 18, 1673, Elizabeth, daughter of Lieutenant Edward and Elizabeth (Wilkinson) Winship, of Cambridge. Children:

  1. John, January 11, 1675;
  2. Edward, September 2, 1677;
  3. Joseph, February 8, 1679-80;
  4. Samuel, November 28, 1681;
  5. Jonathan, February 24, 1683-84;
  6. Ephraim, March 16, 1684-85;
  7. Elizabeth, July 15, 1687;
  8. Martha, baptized September 1, 1689;
  9. William, June 28, 1692;
  10. Sarah, June 2, 1694;
  11. Nathaniel, September 19, 1696.

Joseph Sherman Birth: May 14, 1650 Watertown Middlesex County Massachusetts, USA Death: Jan. 20, 1731 Watertown Middlesex County Massachusetts, USA

He married Elizabeth Winship on Nov 18,1673 at Watertown,MA.

Children: John Sherman, Edward Sherman, Joseph Sherman Jr, Samuel Sherman, Jonathan Sherman, Ephraim Sherman, Elizabeth Sherman Stevens, Martha Sherman Shattuck(wife of Benjamin Shattuck), William Sherman, Sarah Sherman, and Nathaniel Sherman.


Family links:

Parents:
 John Sherman (1612 - 1690)
 Martha Palmer Sherman (____ - 1700) 
Spouse:
 Elizabeth Winship Sherman (1652 - ____) 
Children:
 John Sherman (1675 - ____)
 Elizabeth Sherman Stevens (1687 - 1757)
 William Sherman (1692 - 1741)

Burial: Unknown Created by: Kevin Avery Record added: May 25, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 52827308


Joseph, son of Captain John (2) Sherman, was born in Watertown, May 14, 1650, died in Watertown, June 30, 1731. He was a blacksmith by trade; he was often chosen selectman and assessor; he was representative to the general court from 1702 to 1705. He served under Captain Jonathan Poole and Captain Thomas Brattle in King Philip's war during 1676. He was a leader in the church controversy which resulted in the final separation of Waltham from Watertown.

He married, in Watertown, November 18, 1673, Elizabeth, daughter of Lieutenant Edward and Elizabeth (Wilkinson) Winship, of Cambridge.

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Joseph Sherman's Timeline

1650
May 14, 1650
Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
1675
January 11, 1675
Age 24
Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
1677
September 2, 1677
Age 27
Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
1679
February 8, 1679
Age 28
Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
1682
November 28, 1682
Age 32
Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
1684
February 24, 1684
Age 33
Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
1685
March 16, 1685
Age 34
Watertown, Massachusetts
1687
July 15, 1687
Age 37
Watertown, Middlesex, MA, United States
1689
September 1, 1689
Age 39
Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States