Shipherd

about 1874–
Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States

The Life of Shipherd

When Shipherd was born about 1874, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, his father, Henry B. Shepherd, was 30 and his mother, Caroline Carrie Campbell, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Henry B. Shepherd
1844–1916
Caroline Carrie Campbell
1850–1932
Eliza M. Shephard
1873–
Shipherd
1874–
Shipherd
1874–
Neva Adelia Shepherd
1874–
Maude E. Shepherd
1876–
Guy Denington SHEPHERD
1884–1979
Mabel M Shepherd
1890–1977

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World Events (3)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 1

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1953 · Ohio state oficially admitted into the Union

Age 79

President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed a law recognizing that Ohio was admitted into the Union, since it had previously slipped through the cracks. The official date of admittance was agreed upon as March 1, 1803, ratified as of May 19, 1953.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English schepherde ‘shepherd’ (composed of words meaning ‘sheep’ + ‘herdsman’ or ‘guardian’), hence an occupational name for a shepherd. This English form of the name has absorbed cognates and equivalents from several other languages (for forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 ).

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

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