Francis E. Shepard

25 September 1845–8 February 1847 (Age 1)
Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Francis E.

When Francis E. Shepard was born on 25 September 1845, in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States, her father, Reuben Shepherd, was 41 and her mother, Sarah Whitcomb, was 38. She died on 8 February 1847, at the age of 1, and was buried in Sylvania, Racine, Wisconsin Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Shepherd
1804–1850
Sarah Whitcomb
1806–1879
Francis M. Shepard
1827–1827
Ester L. Shepard
1843–1925
Chester C. Shepherd
1830–1907
Sarah E. Shepard
1831–1848
Harriet Shepherd
1832–
Mary W. Shepard
1834–1858
Lucy Shepard
1836–1838
Edwin R. Shepard
1838–1864
Marinda R. Shepard
1840–1904
Francis E. Shepard
1845–1847

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (2)

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 1

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Francis Shepherd, "Find A Grave Index"

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