DAVID SHERMAN and MERCY WHEELER of Stratfield, Connecticut had nine children, one of whom, PRUDENCE, married ROBERT7 DENISON, Jr. This quote from the William Chesebro’ genealogy on Ancestor.com/rootsweb, tells when they left CT for Nova Scotia:
None of this sounds ironic except when you consider this: Dav id Sherman’s daughter, Prudence, married and
left CT around 1760 to become a New England Planter in Nova Scotia. Generations upon generations of my
husband’s family remained there for almost 200 years.
Now to find out what a “New England Planter” is…
Planter Monument at Horton Landing, Kings County, Nova Scotia.