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historian , researcher

Sherman Lee Pompey, American historian, researcher.


Pompey, Sherman Lee was born on June 26, 1930 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Alfred William George and Mira Nellie (Vornburg) Pompey.


Associate of Arts in English, Pasadena (California) City College, 1967. Bachelor in Social Science, Fresno (California) State University, 1969. Graduate in theology, American Bible School.


Storekeeper United States Navy, 1948-1957. Navy representative Guam Council 800 Boy Scouts American, 1949-1950. Procurement assistant Federal Civil Service, 1957-1961, 66-70.

Freelance research historian Albany, Oregon, from 1973.


  • Other Work

    • Author, contributor over 450 books, booklets and research papers to Library. Of Congress, over 250 Family History Library., Salt Lake City.


Board directors Seek and Find, Albany, Oregon, since 1987. Advisor zone 2 Albany School District, 1987-1993. Democratic precinct committeeman, Albany, 1988-1991.

Delegate Oregon Conference on Disabilities, 1992, 94. Member Siting Commission for Oregon Conference on Disabilities, 1994. Member Official Mail Study Group (president 1988-1990, editor journal.

1988-1990), Linn County Philatelic Society (board directors 1985-1990, president 1978-1980), Tonga/Tin Can Mail Study Circuit, Disabled Collectors Corresponding Club (author).


  • Other Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately, genealogy, writing, and collecting hand painted chinese eggs.


Married Idamae Erickson (divorced). 1 child, Timothy Lee. Married Barbara Jean Bergman (divorced).

Children: Pamilea Dawn, Marian Angel. Married Judith Dee Larson (divorced). 1 child, Sherri Lory Rose.

Alfred William George Pompey

Mira Nellie (Vornburg) Pompey

Idamae Erickson

Barbara Jean Bergman

Judith Dee Larson

Timothy Lee Pompey

Pamilea Dawn Pompey

Marian Angel Pompey

Sherri Lory Rose Pompey