Born: 16 Nov 1666 Ermington Parish, Devon, England	
Married: ca 1690 	
Died: 1725


Adam   B: 1700   D: 1774 NC   M: Elizabeth ?

William Jr.  B: 1707 Cecil, MD  D: Wilkes Co, GA  M: Margaret ?

Margaret   B: 1704   D: Virginia   M: John Perkins 1 Dec 1718

Mary   B: 1693 Chester, PA   M: Richard Perkins

Unproven Children:

Rudil   B: 1695

Samuel   B: 1697


John   B: 1699

Ute   B: 1695
Born: 1697 Cecil Co, MD	
Married: ca 1722 Chester Co, PA	
Died: 4 May 1774 Sherrill’s Ford, Rowan Co, NC
Father: William Sherrill
Mother: Margaret Gregory

Born: ca 1702	
Died: 1774 Sherrill’s Ford, Rowan Co, NC

William   B: 1 May 1723 Cecil Co, MD   D: 31 Dec 1786 Lincoln
Co, NC   M: Agnes White 12 Apr 1743
Samuel   B: 1 Oct 1725 Cecil Co, MD   D: 22 Jun 1800
Washington Co, TN   M: Mary Preston
Uriah   B: 1 Mar 1727/1728 Cecil Co, MD   D: 27 Nov 1779
Lincoln Co, NC   M: Judith Lewis 25 Dec 1753

Adam Jr.   B: 1 Nov 1731 Cecil Co, MD   D: 1787 Catawba Co,
NC   M: 1. Elizabeth Lowrance 2. Sina Corzine

Aquila   B: 30 Nov 1733 Cecil Co, MD   D: 19 Jan 1805 Greene
Co, TN   M: Lucretia Wilson  25 Dec 1753
Isaac   B: 20 Jun 1736 Cecil Co, MD
Jacob   B: 21 Aug 1739 Cecil Co, MD   D: 11 Jan 1813 Tennessee  
M: Hulda Wilson 		

Moses   B: 8 Aug 1742 Augusta Co, VA   D: 15 Jan 1813 Rowan
Co, NC   M: Sarah Simpson
Catherine ?	
Born: 1 Oct 1725 Cecil Co, MD	
Died: 22 Jun 1800 Washington Co, TN
Father: Adam Sherrill
Mother: Elizabeth Corzine

Died: 29 Nov 1794 Washington Co, TN

Samuel Jr. (1)   B: 1756 Yadkin River NC   D: 1791 Greene Co,
TN   M: Altha ?
Susan   B: 1760 Yadkin River, NC   D: 1785   M: Col. Leroy

Adam (1)   B: 10 Mar 1758 Yadkin River, NC   D: 22 Jun 1812
Russellville Co, AR  M: 1. Mary McCormick 1778 2. Rebecca

Uriah (1)   B: 1762 Yadkin River NC   D: Apr 1838 Macon Co,
NC   M: 1. F. Dobson 2. Elizabeth Thompson

Catherine   B: 8 Aug 1754 Yadkin River, NC   D: 7 Oct 1836
Russellville, AL   M: John Sevier (2)
George Davidson (1)   B: Sep 1762 Yadkin River, NC   D: 1836  
M: Elizabeth Hunt Morgan
John   B: 1765 Yadkin River, NC

William   B: 1768 Yadkin River, NC

Mary Jane   B: 1766 Yadkin River, NC   D: 1855   M: 1. Isaac
Taylor 2. Littlepage Sims 3. John Robertson

Acquilla   B: 1778


(1) Samuel, Samuel Jr., Adam, Uriah and George fought in the

(2) Catherine’s husband John Sevier fought in the Revolution, was
general of the Tennessee Militia, governor of the state of Franklin
and first governor of Tennessee.
Sherrill References:

Wanda Clark’s tentative manuscript, “The Sherrill Saga, History of
William Sherrill, the Conestoga Fur Trader, 16-- to 1725”

Chalkey’s abstracts

“Sevier Family History”, Cora Bates

Samuel Sherrill’s Will, Washington Co, TN Will Book 1, page 53.

“The King’s Mountain Men”

“Tennessee Cousins”

“Notable Southern Families”, Armstrong

“Annals of Lincoln Co, North Carolina

"Samuel Sherrill, Son of Adam & Elizabeth and Some of His
Descendants”, Mary La Jean Davis Sherrill 

"Carolina Cradle: Settlement of the North Carolina Frontier,
1747-1762", Robert W. Ramsey, 1964. 

Genealogy Links

Dick Fox's Homepage
Return to Homepage
Fred's Home Page
More Sherrill Data-GEDCOM Format
The Sherrill/Sherrell Family
By the Sherrill/Sherrell Family Association
Guest Book
View Guest Book
Guest Book
Please Sign Guest Book

Dick Fox

1512 Parkview Drive
Lockhart, Texas 78644

Make your own free website on Tripod.com