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Sherman, Grace

Sherman, Grace[1, 2]

Female Abt 1616 - 1691  (~ 74 years)

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  • Name Sherman, Grace 
    Born Abt Jun 1616  Dedham, County Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Baptism 18 Jun 1616  Dedham, County Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 1640  Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    midwife 
    Will 19 Dec 1690  Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • proved June 16, 1691
    _AMTID 302051504974:1030:155362986 
    _COLOR
    _UID D4D255BD0AE6431E93637229777D1501A417 
    Died 14 Jun 1691  Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    • FindaGrave says she died in January, 1691, as does Thwing. I favor the June date as recored in "Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex."
    Buried Abt 18 Jun 1691  Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address:
    Forefather's Burial Ground 
    Person ID I7741  Tree_1
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2020 

    Father Sherman, Edmund,   b. 1572, Dedham, County Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 29 Oct 1640 and May 1641, Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Makin, Grace,   b. Abt 1578, Fingringhoe, County Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 14 Jun 1643, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married Abt 1598  Dedham, County Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 8
    • Torrey (and others) say Edmund Sherman married Joan Makin, sister of Grace Makin. (See Torrey, pg. 1366).
    Residence BY 1638  Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence BY 1640  New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F2497  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Livermore, John,   b. Abt 1606, Wethersfield, County Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1684, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married 13 Jul 1633  Ipswich, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Livermore, Hannah,   b. 1633, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1678, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     2. Livermore, Sarah,   b. Abt 1636, New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1682, Charlestown, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)
     3. Livermore, Elizabeth,   b. Abt 1637, New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1689, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years)
     4. Livermore, John,   b. Abt 1638, Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1718/9  (Age ~ 81 years)
     5. Livermore, Nathaniel,   b. Abt 1639, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1736, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 97 years)
     6. Livermore, Samuel,   b. 11 May 1640, New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1690/1, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     7. Livermore, Daniel,   b. 1643, New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Livermore, Mary,   b. 1647, New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Livermore, Edmund,   b. 8 Mar 1659, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1659, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     10. Livermore, Martha,   b. Aft 1659, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2022 
    Family ID F2496  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt Jun 1616 - Dedham, County Essex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 18 Jun 1616 - Dedham, County Essex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Jul 1633 - Ipswich, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - midwife - 1640 - Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 19 Dec 1690 - Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Jun 1691 - Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Forefather's Burial Ground - Abt 18 Jun 1691 - Chelmsford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
    Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Notes 
    • Grace Livermore, his wife, was an obstetrician, and was sometimes summoned to court as a witness in cases where she had acted professionally. She died Jan. 14, 1690, in Chelmsford, Mass., aged 75 years, according to the headstone at her grave in cemetery, near the gate. Her will, dated Dec. 19, 1690, proved June 16, 1691, mentions her son and daughter, Abraham and Martha Parker of Chelmsford, where she died; also son John Coolidge; grandson James Townsend; her sons John, Nathaniel and Samuel, but not Daniel.

  • Sources 
    1. [S134] Livermore Family in America - Walter Thwing, pg. 11.

    2. [S1409] Sherman_Ancestry of Rev. John Sherman and Capt. John Sherman, 15 February 2020.

    3. [S1153] MyHeritage Family Trees, viewed; 12 February 2020; Brown website; https://www.myheritage.com/site-453951911/brown; Connie Brown.

    4. [S1414] Livermore, Grace Sherman (1615-1691) - FindaGrave #18168775, Grave Sherman Livermore; 1615–1691; 18168775.

    5. [S1411] Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex, and their Wives, downloaded; 12 February 2020; Part 6 - Vol. 168, p 18-20.

    6. [S134] Livermore Family in America - Walter Thwing, pg. 5.

    7. [S1414] Livermore, Grace Sherman (1615-1691) - FindaGrave #18168775, 19 Dec 1690/91; 1615–1691; 18168775.

    8. [S1405] Sherman Genealogy, 7 February 2020; pg. 98.