Thomas Jefferson Sherman fought in the 3rd Regiment-Company E – Georgia Cavalry and was wounded in battle.

Buried in Providence Cemetery in Stewart County, GA

Husband of first wife Martha Louisiana Moore with whom they had six children: Joseph S; Charles C; Edna (m-Perkins); David B; Henry T; and Walter C. Sherman.

His second wife was Mary Frances Duggan with whom they had one daughter, Effie Earle (m-Overby).