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From: "Murray Jones" <>
Subject: Re: [ONT-LDS-GREN] Re: Pratt Connection?
Date: Wed, 2 Jul 2003 08:07:20 -0600
How are you this morning? Saw your SHERWOOD refereence and thought I would
see if we have a connection.
My wife's paternal grandfather was Richard Augustus WHITE. He was married
November 7, 1898 at Delta to Sarah Delilah HASKINS. Richard's parents were
John N. WHITE and Eliza (SHERWOOD) WHITE. Eliza was the daughter of
Ichabod and Sophia SHERWOOD.
1901 census for S. Crosby:
WHITE, John N. Head b. 13 July 1868
WHITE, Eliza Mother b. 9 April 1841 USA (to Canada
WHITE, Frank Brother b. 13 Nov.1874
WHITE, Alexander Brother b. 11 Jan? 1879
SHERWOOD, Sophia Grandmother b. 14 Feb. 1822
1881 Census for S. Crosby
Name Marital Status Gender Ethnic Origin Age Birthplace Occupation
Ichabod SHERWOOD M Male English 76 USA Farmer E. Methodist
Soviar? SHERWOOD M Female English 59 Ontario E. Methodist
Ichabod SHERWOOD Male English 17 Ontario Son E. Methodist
Right next door
Eliza WHITE M Female English 39 USA E. Methodist
Grace SNIDER Female German 14 O <Ontario> E. Methodist
Also in S. Crosby
John WHITE M Male Irish 68 Ireland Farmer Church of England
John WHITE Male Irish 12 O <Ontario> Church of England
Emily Sophiah WHITE Female Irish 10 O <Ontario> Church of
Robert WHITE Male Irish 8 O <Ontario> Church of England
Jane WHITE Female Irish 7 O <Ontario> Church of England
Francis WHITE Male Irish 5 O <Ontario> Church of England
Richard WHITE Male Irish 3 O <Ontario> Church of England
Alexander WHITE Male Irish 2 O <Ontario> Church of England
1871 Census for S. Crosby
John 58 born Ireland
Eliza 30 born US
George 19? born UC
James 21 born UC
Rachel 17 born UC
William 12 born UC
1851 census for S. Crosby:
SHERWOOD (excpt for Ichabod, all listed as Canadian born)
Ichcabod Head Male 44
Sophia Female 30
Margaret? Female 13
Alexander Male 12
Eliza Female 10
?ress? Female 8
Richard? Male 5
L?on Male 3
Stephon? Male 1
Also have Ichabod S. Sherwood born about 1807 in the 1840 NY census in
Cayuga, Sterling Twp.
If there is a conneection would love to hear from you.
Take care and have a great day.
Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
My wife's greatgrandmother was born Eliza SHERWOOD
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Monday, June 30, 2003 3:48 PM
Subject: [ONT-LDS-GREN] Re: Pratt Connection?
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> Kathy -- don't overlook that Ashton connection... that's where my
PRATT/HALLADAY/SNIDER/SHERWOOD clan wound up, along with a whole bunch of
other folks from Leeds.
> It's supper time now, but I have stuff on these lines, and so does Keith
Sly, who monitors this message board pretty faithfully.
> Bob Snyder
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