Florence Addie Shepherd

1872–
Melcombe Regis, Dorset, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Florence Addie

When Florence Addie Shepherd was born in 1872, in Melcombe Regis, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Richard Charles Shephard, was 38 and her mother, Anna Maria Holt, was 30.

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Family Time Line

Richard Charles Shephard
1834–1895
Anna Maria Holt
1842–
Walter William Sheppard
1868–
Richard H Sheppard
1882–
Florence Addie Shepherd
1872–
Minnie Holt Shepherd
1875–
Eliza Annie Sheppard
1877–
Leah Maria Lily Sheppard
1879–

Parents and Siblings

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+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
Age 8
School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884
Age 12
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale
Age 32
The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): occupational name from Middle English schepeherde ‘shepherd’ (Old English scēaphyrde, scēap‐weard).Americanized form (translation into English) of surnames meaning ‘shepherd’, for example German and Jewish Schäfer (see Schaefer ).

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

Possible Related Names

Shepheard
Sheppard
Shepard
Shephard
Shepherdson
Shepardson
Shepperd
Shapard
Sheperd
Schaefer

Sources (3)

  • Florence Sheppard in household of Richard Sheppard, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Florence Addie Shepherd, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Florence Addie Sheppard, "England, Dorset, Parish Registers, 1538-2001"

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