(1840 – 1862)
John Sherman listed his residence as Southfield Twp. when he enlisted as private in the 22nd MI Infantry, Company A in Farmington, Oakland County, MI on November 8, 1862. He was 22 years old. John Sherman died of disease on December 30, 1862 at Lexington, KY. He is buried in the Lexington National Cemetery, grave 185.