Person:Samuel Sherrill (8)

Samuel Sherrill, Sr.
b.1 October 1725 Cecil County, Maryland
m. 1722
  1. Capt William Sherrill1723 - 1786
  2. Samuel Sherrill, Sr.1725 - 1800
  3. Uriah Sherrill1727/28 - 1779
  4. Adam Sherrill, Jr.1731 - 1787
  5. Aquilla Sherrill1733 - 1805
  6. Catherine Sherrill1734-1745 -
  7. Isaac Sherrill1736 - 1764-1827
  8. Jacob Sherrill1739 - 1813
  9. Moses Sherrill1742 - 1813
  • HSamuel Sherrill, Sr.1725 - 1800
  • WMary Preseton1710-1735 - 1794
m. ABT 1747
  1. Samuel Sherrill, Jr.1748 - 1791
  2. Susan SherrillBET 1750 AND 1752 - ABT 1785
  3. Uriah "Ute" Sherrill1753 - 1838
  4. Catherine SherrillABT 1754 - 1836
  5. John SherrillABT 1756 - 1823
  6. William SherrillABT 1758 - 1775-1848
  7. Adam Sherrill1758 - 1828
  8. Mary Jane Sherrill1760 - 1844
  9. George Davidson Sherrill1761 - 1840
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Samuel Sherrill, Sr.
Gender Male
Birth[3] 1 October 1725 Cecil County, Maryland
Alt Marriage 1746 Virginiato Mary Preseton
Marriage ABT 1747 to Mary Preseton
Military? 5 JUL 1776 signed the Watuaga Petition to North Carolina
Census[4][5] 1780 Samuel and three of Samuel's son's fought in the Battle of King's Mountain
Census[6] 4 JUN 1800 will dated - Washington County, Tennessee
Death? 22 June 1800 Washington County, Tennessee

Will Extract

Pg. 53 - Will of Samuel Sherrill
June 4, 1800.
Daughter Catherine Sevier, wife of John Sevier, Sen'r, "a negro wench named Rachel and her youngest child about ten weeks old"
Sons Uriah and John Sherrill; daughter Mary Jones wife of Littlepage Simons two slaves;
Sons George and William "land on which I now live being 200 acres purchased from John Sevier on Nolachucky River adjoining land of John Sevier"
Son Adam.
John Sevier, Sen'r, and William Sherrill, Executors.
Teste: Benjamin Were, George Were.
August Sessions, 1800.
[Source: "Tennessee Soldiers in the Revolution", by Penelope Johnson Allen, pg. 50].


Notes

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[Brøderbund WFT Vol. 10, Ed. 1, Tree #3164, Date of Import: Aug 25, 1998]

HIS HOME WAS CALLED DAISY FIELDS. HE WAS A CONSTABLE

References
  1. Brøderbund Software, Inc. World Family Tree Vol. 10, Ed. 1. (Release date: May 6, 1997), Tree #3164.

    Date of Import: Aug 25, 1998

  2. sherrillwft10.FTW.

    Date of Import: Aug 25, 1998

  3. Family Tree Maker site - Southern Roots of Stevie Leigh Jones, 516 Tenth Street, Hoquiam, WA 98550-3704, (360) 532-7410, e-mail: stevie@@techline.com.
  4. Sequatchie Families, by James L. Douthat, pub. 1983, 2504 Kell Road, Signal Mountain, TN 37377, p. 94.
  5. Katherine Keogh White. The King's Mountain Men, The Story of the Battle, with Sketches of the Amercian Soldiers who took part, by Katherine Keogh White. (Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1985), p. 224.

    Samuel Sherrill, Sr. was in the King's Mountain and other engagements, as were also sons, Adam, George and Samuel, Jr.

  6. Tennessee Cousins, A History of Tennessee People, by Worth S. Ray, Genealogical Publishing Co., 1984, pg. 31.

    will abstract listed.