Person:Roger Sherman (5)

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m. 13 Sep 1715
  1. Roger Sherman1721 - 1793
m. 17 Nov 1749
  1. John Sherman1750 - 1802
  2. William Sherman1751 - 1789
  3. Isaac Sherman1753 - 1819
  4. Chloe Sherman1754 - 1757
  5. Oliver Sherman1756 - 1757
  6. Oliver Sherman1756 - 1757
  7. Taylor Sherman1758 - 1815
  8. Elizabeth Sherman1760 - 1762
m. 12 May 1763
  1. John Sherman1750 - 1802
  2. William Sherman1751 - 1789
  3. Rebecca Sherman1764 - 1795
  4. Roger Sherman1768 - 1856
  5. Mehetabel Sherman1772 - 1772
  6. Mehitable Prescot Sherman1774 - 1851
  7. Martha Sherman1780 - 1806
  8. Sarah Sherman1783 - 1866
Facts and Events
Name Roger Sherman
Gender Male
Birth[1] 19 Apr 1721 Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Marriage 17 Nov 1749 Stoughton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United Statesto Elizabeth Hartwell
Marriage 12 May 1763 Danvers, Essex, Massachusettsto Rebecca Minot Prescott
Death[1] 23 Jul 1793 New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States


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Roger Sherman (April 19, 1721 – July 23, 1793) was an early American lawyer and politician, as well as a Founding Father of the United States. He served as the first mayor of New Haven, Connecticut, and served on the Committee of Five that drafted the Declaration of Independence, and was also a representative and senator in the new republic. He was the only person to sign all four great state papers of the U.S.: the Continental Association, the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution. Thomas Jefferson said of him: "That is Mr. Sherman, of Connecticut, a man who never said a foolish thing in his life."

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Roger Sherman, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
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