William Tecumseh Sherman, Jr.

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William Tecumseh Sherman, Jr.

Also Known As: "Willie"
Birthdate: (9)
Birthplace: Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH
Death: October 10, 1863 (9)
Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH
Immediate Family:

Son of Maj. Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman (USA) and Eleanor Boyle Sherman
Brother of Rev. Thomas Ewing Sherman; Robert Otho Sherman; Eleanor Mary Sherman; Rachel Ewing Thorndike; Mary A. Pickering and 3 others

Managed by: Martin Severin Eriksen
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About William Tecumseh Sherman, Jr.

"Willie" was the third child of General Sherman and his wife Eleanor. He was with his father in the campaign of the Mississippi & became a favorite of the troops. They made him honorary sergeant of the 13th. He died of typhoid fever in Memphis.

Bio by: Connie Nisinger

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William Tecumseh Sherman, Jr.'s Timeline

1854
June 8, 1854
Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH
1863
October 10, 1863
Age 9
Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH