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Sherman, Rogerlocked

(1721–1793)
  • Harold E. Selesky

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Sherman, Roger (1721–1793), merchant and revolutionary politician in America, was born on 19 April 1721 at Newton, Massachusetts, the fourth child, and third son, of William Sherman (1692–1741), farmer and cordwainer, and his second wife, Mehetabel Wellington (1688–1776). As a young man Roger...

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, 21 vols. (1928–37), repr. in 11 vols. (1964); 10 suppls. (1944–96)