from New England Families, Genealogical and Memorial edited by William Richard Cutter
Samuel Sherman, son of William Sherman, was born 1640-50, in Plymouth colony, now Massachusetts. As already mentioned, he received from his father a part of the homestead and in the deed his father calls Samuel "my noble son."
He married (first) Hannah Daggett, (second) Hannah.
Children, born at Marshfield:
Sarah, married Josiah Foster;
Prudence, "maiden turned of seventy," married Robert Cushman, aged eighty years;
Hannah, born February 20, 1688;
Samuel, November 1, 1690;
Mary, October 1, 1691;
Joshua, January 1, 1693;
Desire, October 1, 1695;
Patience, March 1, 1698;
William, June 1, 1699;
Caleb. . .April 1, 1703. He married Rebecca.