William T. Sherman
Mason C. & Matt B.
Contribution to the Civil War
Life After the Civil War
2. He was also a California pioneer, who watched the early stages of the California Gold Rush.
3. He married his Foster sister, Ellen Boyle Ewing, and left his wife with 11 children
4. The M4 Sherman, a tank used in WW2, was named after William Sherman because of his idea of "Total War"
5. President Taylor attended Sherman's wedding in 1850