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  • Abel Sherwood (1720 - c.1761)
  • Abigail Lockwood (c.1649 - c.1692)
    (f/g) Abigail Sherwood Lockwood Birth: 1649 Wethersfield Hartford County Connecticut, USA Death: unknownABIGAIL SHERWOOD, daughter of Thomas & Mary (____) Sherwood, was born say 1649. She married by ...
  • Abigail Pike (1674 - 1735)
  • Abigail Lord (bef.1712 - d.)
    Not the same Abigail Burr m. Ebenezer Lord, and had son Eben, who m. Anna Seeley. *- White, Elizabeth S., The Seeley-Seely Family (April 1942) Page 111. Archive.Org
  • Abigail Ogden (1670 - 1744)

About the Sherwood surname


English: habitational name from a place in Nottinghamshire, around which once stood the famous Sherwood Forest. The place is so called from Old English scir "shire" or scir "bright" + wudu "wood".