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Re: Sherwood

Posted: 1369693091000
Classification: Query

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Evidence does show that William Sherwood born England 1871 was back and forth between PA & AR based on where his and Eliza Morrison's children were born returned to Allegheny Co PA by 1910 with brother David who married brother Robson's widow Ida Wolfe and raised their children.

Robert Sherwood born 29 Aug 1881/1882 Turtle Creek, PA Winifred/Winnie Higgins Sherwood b. ENG abt 1889 and Robert Anthony Sherwood b. AR 1907 were in Altus, Franklin Co AR 1910. They are in Sebastian Co AR in 1920 with two more sons, Martin Thomas Sherwood 1910 & Joseph H Sherwood 1919 both AR.

Name: Robert Sherwood
County: Sebastian
State: Arkansas
Birth Date: 29 Aug 1881
Race: White
Draft Board: 2 WW I 12 Sept 1918 miner for Katy Co Co, Winifred Sherwood nearest relative.

In 1930 Robert, Winifred, Robert age 23 and Joseph age 11 are in McAlester, Pittsburg OK. By 1940 Robert, Winifred & Joseph Sherwood are in Lower Burrell, Westmoreland, PA.

1940 Lower Burrell, Westmoreland, PA
Robert A Sherwood 33 AR coal miner
Mary E Sherwood 29 PA
Robert Sherwood 1 PA

Name: Martin Thomas Sherwood
Gender: Male
Age: 21
Birth Year: abt 1910
Residence: Ft Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas
Spouse's Name: Reatha Knox
Spouse's Gender: Female
Spouse's Age: 17
Spouse's Residence: Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas
Marriage Date: 15 Jul 1931
Marriage License Date: 15 Jul 1931
Marriage County: Sebastian
Event Type: Marriage
FHL Film Number: 2133688

1940 Fort Smith, Sebastian, AR
Paul Collins 40 MS married 08 Mar 1939 Sebastian Co
Ethel REICHART KNOX Collins 49 AR 1890
grnddtr Barbara J Sherwood 7 AR residence in 1935 Pittsburg, PA
Besta/Vista/Vesta C Knox 33 AR 1907 married 18 Mar 1931
Leola CARSON Knox 31 AR
Virginia Lee Knox 6 AR

1930 Fort Smith, Sebastian, AR
Ethel Knox 40 AR widow
Vesta Knox 21 AR son
Retha Knox 13 AR dtr
Velvadean Knox 10 or 11 AR dtr - Velva D Knox married Kenneth Roberts 08 Sept 1938

1920 Center, Sebastian, AR
Edward B Knox 32 AR married Ethel Reichart 05 Nov 1905 Sebastian Co
Ethel C Knox 32 AR
Vesta C Knox 13 AR
Ralph C Knox 10 AR
Eugene Knox 7 AR
Ada Knox 3 3/12 AR
Velvadene Knox 10/12

Name: Claud Sprinkle
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date (Formatted): 06 Aug 1949
Event Place: , Crawford, Arkansas, United States
Age: 23
Birth Year (Estimated): 1926
Residence Place: Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas
Spouse's Name: Barbara Sherwood
Spouse's Age: 18
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1931
Spouse's Residence Place: Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas
Marriage License Date: 06 Aug 1949
Page: 599
GS Film number: 2132792
Digital Folder Number: 004401701
Image Number: 00512

Name: Barbara Jean Sprinkle
Birth Date: 8 Nov 1932
Death Date: 15 Sep 2007
Cemetery: Fort Smith National Cemetery
Burial Location: Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States
Section: 15

"Southwest Times Record Sept 18 2007
ALMA Barbara Jean Sprinkle, 74, of Alma died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2007, in a nursing home. She was the widow of Jack Sprinkle, a member of First Baptist Church of Fort Smith and a secretary for OK Foods of Fort Smith.

Funeral will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Ocker Funeral Home in Alma with burial at the U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith.

She is survived by two daughters, Gayle Dickerson of Benton and Lynn Roberts of Alma; a son, Clay Freeman of Budapest, Hungary; two sisters, Kenna L Blansett of Fort Smith (born 14 Oct 1941) and Carolyn Russell of Kansas City, Mo.; two brothers, Bobby Hargis of Atlanta, Texas, and Eddie Mondier of Texas; seven great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Ron Roberts, Ralph Blansett, Tom Buckner, David Roberts, Shawn Jernigan, Chris Fox and Dustin Tuberville."

I did not find anything further on Margaret Sherwood Murray or her husband.

Name: Robert Sherwood
Event Type: Draft Registration
Event Date: 1942
Event Place: Lower Burrell Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 29 Aug 1881 Turtle Creek, PA
Affiliate Publication Title: World War II Draft Cards (4th Registration) for the State of Pennsylvania
Affiliate Publication Number: M1951
Affiliate ARC Identifier: 563728
GS Film number: 2139875
Digital Folder Number: 004128664
Image Number: 03284
Employer: Crayton Fuel Coal Co

Name: Robert A Sherwood
Birth Date: 1907
Age at Death: 61
Death Date: 1968
Burial Place:Deer Creek Cem, Cheswick, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Rich Fedoush
Record added: Oct 28, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12190854

Mary E Sherwood 1910-1995
Robert Sherwood 28 Aug 1881-25 May 1952;

1900 Hogan township, Altus town, Franklin AR
Martin Higgins Dec 1860 England married 12 yrs arrived 1890 coal miner
Annie S "Anastatia" Higgins Nov 1869 England arrived 1890
Winifred Higgins May 1889 England arrived 1890
Thomas Higgins May 1891 PA
Martin Higgins Aug 1893 PA
Leah Higgins Oct 1895 PA
Anastacia M Higgins Aug 1898 AR

Name: Winefrida Higgins
Gender: Female
Christening Date: 30 Jul 1889
Christening Place: St Dominic, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England
Birth Date: 02 May 1889
Death Date:
Name Note:
Father's Name: Martini Higgins
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Anastasiae Morrison Higgins
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C02202-8
System Origin: England-EASy
GS Film number: 1936943
Reference ID: p 174 n 876
"England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," index, FamilySearch (

1881 Collierley, Durham, England, address 3 Cornwell
John Morrison 40 Ireland coal miner
Winifred Morrison 38 Ireland
Catherine Morrison 18 N K, Durham
John Morrison 15 N K, Durham
Anastatia Morrison 12 Collierley, Durham
Eliza Morrison 10 Collierley, Durham 1871 married William Sherwood
James Morrison 08 Collierley, Durham
Winifred Morrison 5 Collierley, Durham
Abraham Morrison 3 Collierley, Durham July 1877 wife Eva and dtr Elizabeth lived in Cambria Co PA 1900
Steven Morrison 0 Lanchester, Durham DEC 1880
(Patrick J. Morrison England Aug 1884 along with father John Morrison lived with the Sherwoods in Cambria Co PA 1900)

1871 Easington, Haswell, Durham
John Morrison 30 born Waterford, Ireland
Wineford Morrison 28 born Waterford, Ireland
Christopher Morrison 12 Crook, Durham
Catherine Morrison 8 Crook, Durham
John Morrison 5 Shincliffe, Durham
Hannah Morrison 2 South Hetton, Durham

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Name: Joannem Morrison
Birth Date:
Spouse's Name: Winefridam Bergin
Spouse's Birth Date:
Spouse's Birthplace:
Spouse's Age:
Event Date: 12 Sep 1859
Event Place: St. Cuthbert, Durham, Durham, England
Father's Name: Joannis Morrison
Mother's Name:
Spouse's Father's Name: Abraham Bergin
ndexing Project (Batch) Number: M01593-5
System Origin: England-EASy
GS Film number: 2082455
Reference ID: it 7
Citing this Record
"England Marriages, 1538–1973 ," index, FamilySearch

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