Barbara Wheatcroft1

F, #1774, b. between 1514 and 1533, d. 18 January 1621/22
Father*William Wheatcroft2
Mother*Alice (?)2

Names and TItles

Married: Mrs (Wheatcroft) Sherman as of circa 1579.
     Barbara Wheatcroft, daughter of William Wheatcroft and Alice (?), was born between 1514 and 1533.1 Barbara Wheatcroft was the daughter of William Wheatcroft and Alice (?)2 Barbara Wheatcroft married Thomas Sherman, son of Thomas Sherman and Jane Waller, circa 1579.2 Barbara Wheatcroft died on 18 January 1621/22.2 She was buried at Yaxley Church, Yaxley, Suffolk, England; Her gravestone is in the floor of the south aisle.2
     She became the mother of John Sherman circa 1582.2 Barbara Wheatcroft became a widow with the death of her husband, Thomas Sherman before 17 September 1585.2


Thomas Sherman b. before 1514, d. before 17 September 1585
Last Edited4 Sep 2002


  1. [S48] Jr Curtis A Preece, WFT Vol. 5, Tree 3259.
  2. [S56] Thomas Townsend Sherman, Sherman Genealogy, including Families of Essex, Suffolk, and Norfolk, England, some descendants of the immigrants Captain John Sherman, Reverend John Sherman, Edmund Sherman, and Samuel Sherman and the descendants of Honorable Roger Sherman and Honorable Charles R Sherman (New York: Tobias A. Wright, 1920; reprint Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in.