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Sarah Mumford (Sherman)

Birthplace: Roxbury, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Portsmouth, Rhode Island
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Hon. Philip L. Sherman and Sarah Sherman
Wife of Thomas Remington Mumford, Jr.
Mother of Sarah Place; Thomas Mumford; unknown Kenyon; James Munford; George Mumford and 4 others
Sister of Eber Sherman; Peleg Sherman; Edmond Sherman; Samson Sherman, Sr.; William Sherman (died young) and 6 others

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About Sarah Mumford

Sarah Sherman

born: October 1636 in Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk, MA

died: 1690 in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island.

father: Philip Sherman

mother: Sarah Odding

marriage: Abt. 1655 in South Kingston, Washington, Rhode Island

husband: Thomas Mumford b. Abt. 1625, Oldham, Lancaster, England, d. Feb 12, 1691/92 in Portsmouth, Rhode Island


  • Thomas Mumford, b. Nov 25, 1656 in Portsmouth, RI; died April 11, 1726 in South Kingston, RI
  • Peleg Mumford, b. 1659; d.1745.
  • Anna Mumford, b. Abt. 1660 in Narragansett, Rhode Island; d. Bef. 1712 in Westerly, Rhode Island.
  • Abigail Mumford, b. 1662 in Narragansett, Rhode Island; d. Sept 16, 1723 in Portsmouth, RI
  • Sarah Mumford, b. 1668; d. 1747. She married Benedict Arnold; born 1642; died 1727.

sources: Philip Sherman] Born baptized 5 February 1610/11 Dedham, Essex, England Died 1687 Portsmouth, Rhode Island Other names Philip Shearman Education Sufficient to be General Recorder of the colony Occupation Secretary, Town Clerk, General Recorder, Deputy Religion Quaker Spouse(s) Sarah Odding

Children: Eber, Sarah, Peleg, Edmund, Samson, John, Mary, Hannah, Samuel, Benjamin, Phillip[1]

Parents Samuel Sherman and Phillipp Ward

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Sarah Mumford's Timeline

April 26, 1636
Roxbury, Massachusetts
November 25, 1656
Age 20
Portsmouth, Aquidneck Island, Colony of Rhode Island
Age 21
South Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island, United States
Age 22
Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
Age 24
Oldham, Lancashire, England
Age 27
London, Middlesex, England
Age 28
Portsmouth, Aquidneck Island, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
April 30, 1668
Age 32
Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States