Albert Theodore Sheppard

1850–1889 (Age 39)
Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Albert Theodore

Albert Theodore Sheppard was born in 1850, in Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. He married Lydia A Woodburn on 5 July 1874, in Preston, Fillmore, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in 1889, in Rock Rapids, Lyon, Iowa, United States, at the age of 39, and was buried in Rock Rapids, Lyon, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Theodore Sheppard
Lydia A Woodburn
Marriage: 5 July 1874
Clarence Arthur Sheppard

Spouse and Children

5 July 1874
Preston, Fillmore, Minnesota, United States


World Events (7)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 7

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 13

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Shepherd .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Albert Shephard, "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949"
  • Albert Shephance, "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949"
  • Albert Shephard, "Minnesota Marriages, 1849-1950"

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