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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Family Time Line

Lenox Timothy Sheppard
1820–1899
Melissa Jane Berlin
1826–1908
Marriage: 27 December 1846
Mary D Sheppard
1848–
David Alonzo Sheppard
1850–1900
Theodore L. Shephard
1853–1925
Leroy Sheppard
1856–
Edward Oscar Sheppard
1859–
Ira Sheppard
1864–
Henry C Sheppard
1869–1940

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 December 1846
Muskingum, Ohio, United States
children

(7)

    Mary D Sheppard

    Female1848–Female

    David Alonzo Sheppard

    Male1850–1900Male

    Theodore L. Shephard

    Male1853–1925Male

    Leroy Sheppard

    Male1856–Male

    Edward Oscar Sheppard

    Male1859–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Timothy Sheppard

    MaleMale

siblings

(1)

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.
1846

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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