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Profiles

  • Abel Sherwood (1720 - c.1761)
  • Abigail Lord (bef.1712 - d.)
    Not the same Abigail Burr She 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)
  • Abigail Pike (1674 - 1735)
  • Abigail Burr (bef.1702 - 1768)
    Not the same as Abigail Lord - Burgis Hall, son of Isaac Hall and Jane Burgis Hall, was born Nov. 8, 1701 and baptized Nov. 16, 1701 in Stratfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut. He married Abigail, l...

About the Sherwood surname

origin

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".