Lenox Timothy Sheppard

6 April 1820–6 October 1899 (Age 79)
Muskingum, Ohio, United States

The Life of Lenox Timothy

Lenox Timothy Sheppard was born on 6 April 1820, in Muskingum, Ohio, United States as the son of Timothy Sheppard. He married Harriet Dowell on 3 September 1840, in Muskingum, Ohio, United States. He lived in Cass Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1860 and Pike Township, Coshocton, Ohio, United States in 1870. He died on 6 October 1899, in La Grange, Cass, Michigan, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in La Grange, Cass, Michigan, United States.

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Lenox Timothy Sheppard
Melissa Jane Berlin
Marriage: 27 December 1846
Mary D Sheppard
David Alonzo Sheppard
Theodore L. Shephard
Leroy Sheppard
Edward Oscar Sheppard
Ira Sheppard
Henry C Sheppard

Spouse and Children

27 December 1846
Muskingum, Ohio, United States


    Mary D Sheppard


    David Alonzo Sheppard


    Theodore L. Shephard


    Leroy Sheppard


    Edward Oscar Sheppard


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Timothy Sheppard




World Events (8)

1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

Age 1

A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 16

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 26

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

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Shepherd .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lenon L Shepard, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lenox T Sheppard, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lenox Shephard, "United States Census, 1860"

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