- Born: Abt 1625, Cornwall, England 1169
- Marriage: John Sherman Reverend about 1645 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, British American Colonies 106,1169
- Died: 9 Mar 1710, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts about age 85 106,1169
Information about this person:
• Family Background. 1169
Mary's mother was Isabell Darcy, who left a will as Mrs. Isabella Simpson of London, at that time a widown of her second husband, Rev. Sydrach Simpson, Master of Pembroke Hall, University Cambridge, dated 29 May 1668 and proved 4 Aug 1669, which named, with others, her sons James Launce aand Darcy Launce, and her daughter Mary Sherman. [NEHGR, 50:399-400]
Vivian's Visitation of Cornwall, 1620 [Harl. Soc. 9:124-125], which gives John Launce, aged 23 in 1620, with bride "Isabel Da. of Sir Edward Darsie of Dartford in Kent." Sir Edward Darcy had fifteen children and he himself was one of fifteen children of Sir Arthur Darcy.
~"The Family of Rev. John Sherman of Wethersfield, Milford & Branford, Connecticut, and Watertown, Massachusette", Complied by Donald Lines Jacobus, The American Genealogists, Vol. 20, pp. 129-130
• Background Information. 106
Mary Launce, born before 1625 and died in Watertown, Massachusetts, 9 Nov 1710. She married about 1646, the Rev. John Sherman, born in Dedham, Essex, 26 Dec 1613, ordained Watertown, 1647 and died in Watertown, 8 Aug 1685.
~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 13A:41
Mary married John Sherman Reverend, son of Edmund Sherman and Judith Angier, about 1645 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, British American Colonies 106.,1169 (John Sherman Reverend was born on 26 Dec 1613 in Dedham, Essex, England 1169, baptized on 4 Jan 1614 in Dedham, Essex, England 106,106,107 and died on 8 Aug 1685 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts 1169.)