Alice May Shepard

17 March 1880–1954 (Age 73)
Chelsea, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Alice May

When Alice May Shepard was born on 17 March 1880, in Chelsea, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Frank B. Shepard, was 37 and her mother, Alice Elizabeth Tenney, was 27. She married Rolla Herbert Smith on 15 May 1905, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She immigrated to Vermont, United States in 1895 and lived in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1935 and Cleveland Heights, Cleveland Heights, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died in 1954, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Oak Dale Cemetery, Urbana, Urbana Township, Champaign, Ohio, United States.

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Rolla Herbert Smith
Alice May Shepard
Marriage: 15 May 1905
Elizabeth Smith
Marian Smith

Spouse and Children

15 May 1905
Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States


    Elizabeth Smith


    Marian Smith


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · Cleveland School of Art

Age 2

Originally called the Western Reserve School of Design for Women, the Cleveland School of Art is a co-educational school that has highlighted its students works in different arts and designs. After World War II, the school began offering a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree and soon after became the Cleveland Institute of Art. The school today offers 17 different artistic programs all year long.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Shepherd .2 Americanized form of some Jewish surname sounding like or meaning ‘shepherd’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alice Smith in household of Rolla H Smith, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alice Smith in household of Rolla Smith, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alice S Smith in household of Elizabeth Smith, "United States Census, 1910"

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