John Baker Sharam, 1789, Devon.
John Baker Sharam was christened 12 Aug 1789 in Bickleigh, Devon, England.
On 27 Jan 1812 in Woodbury, Devon he married Mary Lake, (christened 12 Feb 1789 in Woodbury or maybe Winkleigh, Devon. Died 16 Feb OR August 1816 in Winkleigh, Devon, England). John Baker Sharam's parents were William Sherman (born: 16 Dec 1750, Stoke-Canon, Devon, England, a.k.a. William Shurem) and Sarah Gale, and grandparents were Samuel Shurem (died 7 May 1786) and Mary Vinicomb.
On 10 March 1835 in Exetor, Devon he married Jemima Huggins (born about 1814 in Exeter), I don't know of any children of that marriage.
John and Mary Sharam's children were:
Christopher Sharam, 5 or 15 April 1813, Woodbury, Devon, England. Died in Penola, South Australia on 26th May 1890 or 1892.
John Sharam, 11 Aug 1816, Winkleigh, Devon, England
Christopher Sharam's history and his descendants to 1981 are very well documented in the book by Betty Byrne and Jill Fox, "The Pride of "Christie's Row", Sharam Heritage, Penola, which was published (by Investigator Press, Hawthornende, South Australia 5051) at the time of the Sharam family reunion in Penola, South Australia.
John Baker Sharam's FamilySearch.org Ancestral File Number: 1BJC-G95
ANY scanned certificates, details, GEDCOM files on John Baker Sharam's ancestors or descendants of his parents William Sherman or Sarah Gale would be appreciated. (Gale family details please post to the Gale forum http://genforum.genealogy.com/gale/http://genforum.genealogy.com/gale/ .) Vinicomb details to the Vinicomb forum.
*Related* SHERMAN, SHUREM, SHARAM, SHERAM, SHEREM, or SHERRAM details are welcomed here!
Any updates or further details since the (above-mentioned) book's publication 23 years ago will be appreciated. Updates involving living people, please send privately, not to this forum.