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Norman Rockwell

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Norman Rockwell

American Artist


    Orilla Janes Sherman

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    • Great-grandmother of Norman Rockwell — 4th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 21 May 1808 
    • Birth Location:
    • Brimfield, Hampden, Massachusetts 
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    • AFT 1895 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 9 Sep 1832 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Ridgebury, Fairfield, Connecticut 

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  • Sources for Orilla Janes Sherman

    • 1 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Brimfield, Vol. 1, p. 127, Birth record for Orrel Janes Sherman.
    • 3 Boughton, James , Genealogy of the Families of John Rockwell, of Stamford, Conn., 1641, and Ralph Keeler, of Ha rtford, Conn., 1639 , New York: William F. Jones, Publisher (1903) , 141, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 4 Janes, Rev. Frederic , The Janes Family: A Genealogy and Brief History of the Descendants of William Janes the Emigr ant Ancestor of 1637 , New York: John H. Dingman (1868) , 208, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 5 Phoenix, S. Whitney , The Whitney Family of Connecticut, and its Affiliations . . . of Henry Whitney, from 1649 t o 1878, Vol. 1 , New York: Privately Printed (1878) , 590, Hathi Trust Digital Library.