Daniel Herrick(34)

  • Birth: 9-15-1785
  • Death: 6-21-1865 Charleston, Maine

Father: John Herrick(33)
Mother: Phebe (Osgood)

Spouse: Jerusha Cole

  • Sex: M

Biography Notes…

9th child, 6th son, born in Charleston, Maine. Daniel Herrick went to sea when he was 16, about 1802. Married Jerusha Cole in 1815 in Charleston, Maine and had 6 children.

He carved the scrimshaw on the powderhorn (below). Inscribed; County of Hancock, State of Massachusetts, Town of Sedgewick, Daniel Herrick. Also inscribed with various animals, sailing ships and flowers.