Celeste and Jack Sherry, as Deborah and Benjamin Franklin, at Fraunces Tavern
for the British Evacuation of New York City event, November 2007
Jack Sherry has been performing as Ben Franklin since 2003. He is a retired American History teacher, having taught for over 15 years at a private high school in New Jersey.
He has been actively involved with Living History re-enacting since 1980, portraying the common Loyalist soldier who fought during the American Revolution, 1775-1783.
He and his wife Celeste, a college English professor, reside in Rockland County, New York.
To read the Hudson Valley Life magazine article on Jack Sherry as Benjamin Franklin, just click here, or go to http://www.hvlife.com/articles/article.aspx?id=1156 and to http://www.hvlife.com/articles/article.aspx?id=1157 for an additional article.