Theo Carlos Sheppard

26 March 1890–
Alamo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States

The Life of Theo Carlos

When Theo Carlos Sheppard was born on 26 March 1890, in Alamo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States, his father, Jacob B Shepherd, was 40 and his mother, Daisy D Lynd, was 17. He had at least 2 sons with Ruth C Osborne.

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Family Time Line

Theo Carlos Sheppard
1890–
Ruth C Osborne
1897–1990
Theo Carlos Sheppard
1918–1918
Randolph Shepherd

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

    Theo Carlos Sheppard

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    Randolph Shepherd

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 13

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 33

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Shepherd .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Theo C Shepard, "Michigan, Births and Christenings, 1775-1995"

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