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Re: Edwin C Sherman m Eva May Thompson 1900 in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich
Posted by: Annie Carlile (ID *****3078) Date: April 09, 2012 at 07:11:09
In Reply to: Edwin C Sherman m Eva May Thompson 1900 in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich by cl da of 920

Hi. I'm not related to this family. You have the correct parents for Edwin. Here is Edwin's marriage record from Familysearch.org:

"Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925," Edwin C. Sherman (1900)

Groom's Name:        Edwin C. Sherman
Groom's Race:        
Groom's Age:        22 years
Groom's Birth Date:        1878
Groom's Birthplace:        Michigan
Bride's Name:        Eva M. Thompson
Bride's Race:        
Bride's Age:        18 years
Bride's Birth Date: 1882
Bride's Birthplace: Michigan
Marriage Type:        
Marriage Date:        01 Apr 1900
Marriage Place: Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan
Groom's Father: D. M. Sherman
Groom's Mother: Electa Flagg
Bride's Father: Perry Thompson
Bride's Mother:        
Groom's Marital Status:        
Groom's Previous Wife:        
Bride's Marital Status:        
Bride's Previous Husband:        
Film Number:        2342514
Frame Number:        
Digital Folder Number:        4208640
Image Number:        134
Reference Number:        v 1 P 357 rn 6148
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-266-11132-70845-0?cc=1452395

Here is his father's marriage:

Groom's Name:        David M. Sherman
Groom's Birth Date: 1844
Groom's Birthplace:        
Groom's Age:        22
Bride's Name:        Electa Ann Flag
Bride's Birth Date: 1849
Bride's Birthplace:        
Bride's Age:        17
Marriage Date:        10 Feb 1866
Marriage Place: Maplegrove, Barry, Michigan
Groom's Father's Name:        
Groom's Mother's Name:        
Bride's Father's Name:        
Bride's Mother's Name:        
Groom's Race:        
Groom's Marital Status:        
Groom's Previous Wife's Name:        
Bride's Race:        
Bride's Marital Status:        
Bride's Previous Husband's Name:        
Indexing Project (Batch) Number:        M51824-3
System Origin:        Michigan-EASy
Source Film Number:        1008321
Reference Number:

Here is David & Electa in 1880:

1880 United States Federal Census about David N. Sherman
Name:        David M. Sherman
Age:        38
Birth Year:        abt 1842
Birthplace:        Michigan
Home in 1880:        Lebanon, Clinton, Michigan
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Relation to Head of House:        Self (Head)
Marital Status:        Married
Spouse's Name:        Electa A. Sherman
Father's Birthplace:        New York
Mother's Birthplace:        New York
Occupation:        Stone Mason
Household Members:        
Name        Age
David M. Sherman 38 b. 1842 Mich, parents b. NY; Stone Mason
Electa A. Sherman 32 -wife- b. 1848 NY, fath b. NY, moth b. VT
Grace Sherman         5 -dau- b. 1875 Mich
Edwin Sherman         1 -son- b. 1879 Mich

And in 1870:

1870 United States Federal Census about David Sherman
Name:        David Sherman
Age in 1870:        26
Birth Year:        abt 1844
Birthplace:        Michigan
Home in 1870:        Day, Montcalm, Michigan
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Post Office:        Stanton
Household Members:        
Name        Age
David Sherman         26 b. 1844 Mich
Electra Ann Sherman 22 b. 1848 NY
Nelson Sherman         2 b. 1868 Mich

This may be David in 1860:

1860 United States Federal Census about David M Sherman
Name:        David M Sherman
Age in 1860:        16
Birth Year:        abt 1844
Birthplace:        Michigan
Home in 1860:        Clarendon, Orleans, New York
Gender:        Male
Post Office:        Clarendon
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Nelson Sherman         44 b. 1816 NY; farmer
Masha A Sherman        38 b. 1822 NY
James M Sherman        18 b. 1842 Mich
David M Sherman        16 b. 1844 Mich **
Frances R Sherman        9 b. 1851 NY

Here is that family in 1850:

1850 United States Federal Census about Nelson Shermon
Name:        Nelson Shermon
Age:        33
Birth Year:        abt 1817
Birthplace:        New York
Home in 1850:        Churchville, Monroe, New York
Gender:        Male
Family Number:        171
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Nelson Shermon         33 b. 1817 NY; Painter
Marsha M Shermon        30 b. 1820 NY
James M Shermon        7 b. 1843 NY
David M Shermon        6 b. 1844 NY **
Francis R Shermon        0 b. 1850 NY

Hope this helps. Annie


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