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Sherman H. Makepeace
"Sherman H. Makepeace was born in Chesterfield,
Ind., on Aug. 23, 1864, the son of Willard and Melvina Makepece.
In 1894 he married Ida Charles and they had a son, Charles Willard.
Makepeace was editor (1888-90) of the Anderson Weekly Herald
and manufactured brooms for two years. He served as justice of the
peace in two townships in Madison County. He had a law and real
estate office in Anderson, and operated a farm. He died in 1945."
Sherman H. Makepeace, A Book of Poetry (Anderson, Indiana: Anderson Herald, 1894)