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Sherman family of New Jersey

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  Harry Tuck Sherman (1866-1941) — of Bucksport, Hancock County, Maine. Born in Bucksport, Hancock County, Maine, August 13, 1866. U.S. Deputy Consul General in Antwerp, 1901-07; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul General in Antwerp, 1907-14; U.S. Vice Consul in Antwerp, 1916-32; Ghent, 1932. Died, in Orange Memorial Hospital, Orange, Essex County, N.J., March 5, 1941 (age 74 years, 204 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John Edwin Sherman (born 1839) and Velzora Adelma (Tuck) Sherman; married to Ellen Florence Gray; father of Jack Tuck Sherman (1887?-1976?) and Donald Tuck Sherman.
  Political family: Sherman family of New Jersey.
  Jack Tuck Sherman (died c.1976) — also known as Jack T. Sherman — U.S. Vice Consul in Berne, as of 1927-43. Died in Haverford, Delaware County, Pa., about 1976. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Harry Tuck Sherman; brother of Donald Tuck Sherman (1901-?).
  Political family: Sherman family of New Jersey.
  Donald Tuck Sherman (b. 1901) — of East Orange, Essex County, N.J. Born in Antwerp, Belgium, of American parents, December 17, 1901. U.S. Vice Consul in Ghent, as of 1926-29. Died in Brussels, Belgium. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Harry Tuck Sherman and Ellen (Gray) Sherman; brother of Jack Tuck Sherman (1887?-1976?).
  Political family: Sherman family of New Jersey.
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