Descendants of John Sherman
Generation No. 1
JOHN2 SHERMAN (JOHN1) was born 09 Apr 1782. He married MARY DEPUY.
Children of JOHN SHERMAN and MARY DEPUY are:
2. i. JACOB E.3 SHERMAN, b.
1830, Ulster County, NY; d. 1909, Ulster County, NY.
ii. RICHARD SHERMAN, b.
1819; d. 1854; m. MARGARET; b. 1818; d. 1897.
iii. ABRAHAM SHERMAN, b.
1826; d. 30 Apr 1867.
iv. DAVID SHERMAN, b.
v. LEWIS SHERMAN, b.
Notes for LEWIS
vi. SIMON SHERMAN, b.
Notes for SIMON
vii. SARAH SHERMAN, b.
JOSEPH SHERMAN, b. Feb 1837.
ix. JOHN R. SHERMAN, b. 1840.
Notes for JOHN
Lock Tender on the Canal
Generation No. 2
JACOB E.3 SHERMAN
(JOHN2, JOHN1)1 was born 1830 in Ulster County, NY, and died 1909 in Ulster County, NY. He married JANE E. DE GROODT 1860, daughter of JOSEPH DE GROODT and
SUSAN. She was born Feb 1836 in New
Paltz, Ulster County, NY, and died 1909.
FOR THE WILL OF JACOB SHERMAN
Notes for JACOB E. SHERMAN:
Children of JACOB SHERMAN and JANE DE GROODT are:
i. STEPHEN4 SHERMAN, b. 1868.
ii. CATHERINE A. SHERMAN, b. 1862.
iii. DANIEL SHERMAN, b.
1860; d. Bef. 1880.
iv. JONAH SHERMAN, b.
ELLA SHERMAN, b. 17 Nov 1866; d. 14
Aug 1939, Ellenville, NY.
vi. WEBSTER SHERMAN, b.
vii. MARTHA SHERMAN, b.
Generation No. 3
ELLA4 SHERMAN (JACOB E.3, JOHN2, JOHN1)2,3,4,5,6 was born 17 Nov 1866, and died 14 Aug 1939 in Ellenville,
Ny7. She married VIRGIL
AVERY8 01 Jan 1885 in First Dutch Reformed Church, Town of Rochester, Ulster County, NY, son of JOSEPH AVERY and MARY DAVIS. He was born 1859 in Krumville, Town of Olive, Ulster County, New York,
and died 02 Oct 1930 in Ellenville, Ny9.
Notes for VIRGIL AVERY:
Virgil was working at the Napanoch Paper Mill
in 1920 at the ago of 61
Marriage Notes for ELLA SHERMAN and VIRGIL AVERY:
Batch no. M507521 1838-1885, Source Call no.
0529190, 0529191, film.
Children of ELLA SHERMAN and VIRGIL AVERY are:
i. MARTHA5 AVERY, b. 1891; d. Aug 1974, Nassau County, NY; m. IRWIN BERGER; b. 1874.
ii. EVELYN (LENA) AVERY, b. 1895; m. PENNY.
iii. TESSA AVERY, b. 29
Nov 1896; d. May 1980, Napanoch, NY; m. HENRY MILLER.
iv. HARRY (TIM) AVERY, b. 14 Dec 1902; d. Jul 1975, Ulster County, NY.
v. EDWARD AVERY, b. 27
Mar 1905; d. May 1974, Atascadero, San Luis Obispo, CA.
vi. ELMER AVERY, b. 27
Mar 1905; d. 31 May 1988, Napanoch, NY; m. (1) HELEN SCARSFAVA; m. (2) DORIS BRASSET.
vii. CECIL AVERY, b. 05
Mar 1909, Kerhonkson, Ulster County, New York; d. 18 Jan 1984, Ellenville, Ulster
County, NY; m. (1) HELEN MAE BENNETT; b. 04 Oct 1929, Ellenville, Ulster County, NY; m. (2) ELIZABETH RUTSKI.
Ulster County NY Census, Jacob's last name is shown as Shearman. He appears to
be living in the home of his brother Richard Shearman, a shoemaker. Jacob's occupation
is listed as "canal". Richard and Jacob's younger brother Lewis is also listed
in the household. Lewis' occupation is also "canal".
Census, In the 1880 Census, Ella's name is shown as Alice.
Ulster County NY Census, In 1870 Census Ella's name is shown as Ellen.
of First Reformed Dutch Church, Accord, Town of Rochester, Ulster County, NY, Church Marriage
records from 1885 show Virgil (of Olive [Town of Olive?]) and "Mary E." Sherman
(of Kerhonkson) being married on January 1st of that year.
Ulster County NY Census, 1910 Census shows Ella's name as "Mary E."
from Tessa Miller Avery's bible.
Census, Virgil was living in the home of David E. Woolsey in Hurley, Ulster County NY.
He was employed as a farm Larborer on Mr. Woolsey's farm.
Miller, Dau of Tessa Miller Avery.