James Sherman

Ancestry of
James Sherman

27th U.S. Vice-President


    Martha Parke

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    • 8th Generation — 5th Great-grandmother of James Sherman
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 225 
    • Birth Date:
    • 2 Mar 1641/1642 
    • Birth Location:
    • Roxbury (now Boston), Suffolk, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 24 Oct 1675 
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    • Burial Location:
    • East Parish Burying Ground, Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts 
    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 1660 
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    • Notes: 
    • Secondary sources list Martha's maiden name as Parke, daughter of William and Martha (Holgrave) Parke, and sister of Theoda Parke who married Isaac's brother Samuel. Based on the age on her gravestone and her sister being married to Isaac's brother, this would seem very possible. However Robert Charles Anderson does not make this connection. He lists Martha, the daughter of William Parke, as “no further record” after her birth. More research is needed to solidify this connection.

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