Sarah Fancher

Copyright, Plagiarism, and Disclaimer

Copyright: The material on this website is protected by the copyright laws of the United States.

Plagiarism: Please give credit where credit is due and properly cite your source.

Disclaimer: Mistakes and errors are inevitable. Caveat emptor.

For more information, please see this page.
ListsGenealogy Notes
ChartsAncestors of Adele La Force
Abiel Sherman to Adele (Force) Cooke
James Butler "Wild Bill" Hickock and Adele (Force) Cooke
Sarah Fancher, daughter of Abraham Fancher and Sarah Newman, was born at Pound Ridge, Westchester Co., New York, 13 March 1779.1,2 She died at Troy, Rensselaer Co., New York, 16 April 1844, as noted in the Troy Daily Whig, April 17, 1844: 2 col 5:
DIED,
In this city, on the 16th inst., SARAH SHERMAN, wife of David Sherman, in the 66th year of her age. The relatives and the friends of the deceased are respectfully invited to attend her funeral on Thursday the 18th instant, at the session room of the 1st Presbyterian Church, First st.3,1,4
and was buried at Mt. Ida Cemetery, Troy, Rensselaer Co., New York, where her stone is inscribed:
Sarah, wife of David Sherman. died April 16, 1844 in 66th year of her age.4
Sarah married David Sherman, son of Abiel Sherman and Mary Bouton, at New York say 1800.5,6

The Fancher Family states (without citing a source) that she ". . . m. ----- Sherman. Had daughters, one m. a Palmer."7

Family

David Sherman b. 21 Jan 1776, d. 1 Dec 1845
Children
  • Jerry W Sherman5 b. 18 Jan 1802, d. aft. 1860
  • Permelia Sherman+5 b. 14 May 1804, d. 30 Aug 1892
  • Harriet Sherman5 b. 29 Aug 1808, d. 4 Sep 1895
  • George Bowton Sherman5 b. 22 Jan 1811, d. 22 Apr 1908
  • Mary Ann Sherman5 b. 19 Jun 1815, d. 28 Jan 1895

Citations

  1. [S1546] Tofftroy, Find A Grave memorial #149034417, added 10 Jul 2015, online http://www.findagrave.com, accessed Dec 2019, further cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S2308] William Hoyt Fancher and William Carroll Hill, editor, The Fancher Family (Milford, New Hampshire: The Cabinet Press, 1947), 25, further cited as Fancher, Fancher Family.
  3. [S1146] United States Census for 1840, [Sixth Census of the United States], Rensselaer County, New York, Troy, 4th Ward, sheet 77, David Sherman, age 60-70 (there is also another female, aged 70-80 in the same household); Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com), digital images by subscription (Provo, Utah: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005); original data: National Archives and Records Administration micropublication 580, roll 332.
  4. [S150] Troy, New York, Inscriptions of Graves From Mt. Ida Cemetery Pawling Ave., Troy, N. Y, 75, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, further cited as Mt. Ida Graves.
  5. [S456] Troy, New York, Records of the First Presbyterian Church of Troy and the First Presbyterian Church of Lansingburgh in Rensselaer County, N.Y., 57, FHL microfilm 533484, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, further cited as Troy, NY Church Records.
  6. [S1330] Estimated from birth date of first child (1802).
  7. [S2308] Fancher, Fancher Family, 26.
This person was last edited on4 Oct 2020