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Intro Box About John #1

About John Sherbondy (#1)

The Legend of John

Sherbondy’s Ancestry,

by Jeffrey D. Sherbondy

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Biography of John Sherbondy, by Jeanette Sherbondy

Documentary timeline of the life of John Sherbondy

Link To Documentary Timeline of John Sherbondy #1

John Sherbondy and Jacob Carpenter have a common ancestor somewhere in Germany.  They both came to America independently.  This page has all of the information that is currently known about both of them

Link to Biography of John Sherbondy #1Link to Legend of John Sherbondy's Ancestry

Cherpantier French Name Study

Research by Joseph Sherbondy

Link to Cherpantier French Name Study

The Life of John’s wife (Catharina Bossard) in the 1750’s per this

biography of Catherina’s parents

Link To Biography of Maria Catherina Bossard Sherbondy's Parents

The “Cherpantier French Name Study” illustrates how common the name “Cherpantier” (worker with wood) is in France.  DNA research now indicates that Johann was originally from Germany and migrated to France.

Maria Catharina Bossard (John’s wife) grew up in the 1750’s in PA.  This is a biography of the life of her parents and includes accounts of attacks by Indians on their family.

This is a biography written by Jeanette Sherbondy in 2001 with a recap of the information we know about John. 

These are timelines of John and Jacob’s lives with links to scanned images of the actual documents supporting this information.   These documents are available for viewing and/or printing. 

The “Legend of John Sherbondy’s Ancestry” was compiled by Jeffrey D. Sherbondy from documents in Grace Corman’s records.

Documentary timeline of the life of Jacob Carpenter