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  • Abel Sherwood (1720 - c.1761)
  • Abigail Lockwood (c.1649 - c.1692)
    (f/g) Abigail Sherwood Lockwood Birth: 1649 Wethersfield Hartford County Connecticut, USA Death: unknownABIGAIL SHERWOOD, daughter of Thomas & Mary (____) Sherwood, was born say 1649. She married by ...
  • Abigail Ogden (1670 - 1744)
  • Abigail Pike (1674 - 1735)
  • Abigail Burr (bef.1702 - 1768)
    Not the same as Abigail Lord - Hall, son of Isaac Hall and Jane Burgis Hall, was born Nov. 8, 1701 and baptized Nov. 16, 1701 in Stratfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut. He married Abigail, last name un...

About the Sherwood surname


English: habitational name from a place in Nottinghamshire, around which once stood the famous Sherwood Forest. The place is so called from Old English scir "shire" or scir "bright" + wudu "wood".