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Sherwood Family in Australia

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  • Harold Edward Sherwood (1889 - 1963)
    Harold, known as "H.E." was born and raised at Nana Glen, NSW. Very intelligent and witty (sometimes ascerbic), he was also very tall at over 6'2 with a size 12 shoe. Maudie, his diminutive bride, at 4...
  • Maude Sherwood (1888 - 1958)
    Maudie always said she was told her name was "Elizabeth and Anna for her grandmothers, and Maude for herself".
  • Arline Maude Tasik (1914 - 2000)
  • (Edward) Benjamin Sherwood (1857 - 1913)
    Ben's Death is announced in the "Clarence and Richmond Examiner" of Thursday 27 March 1913: "NANA GLEN. Quite a gloom was cast over the district on Sunday morning, when it became known that there had...

This project has been started to try and sort out "who's who" in the Sherwood family here in Australia. By entering all the Sherwoods, I hope to find links between the different branches of the family which came from Monasterevin (also spelt Monastereven) in County Kildare (Leinster) Ireland.

While I am commencing in NSW, there is also a branch in Queensland, at least, and I also believe some went to the USA. Of course, there is still a large contingent back in Monasterevin, too.

Please feel free to contribute if you are an interested relative or descendant - the more the merrier!

Michele Jurlina 14 Oct 2011