Daisy F. Shepherd

Female14 April 1870–16 September 1878

Brief Life History of Daisy F.

When Daisy F. Shepherd was born on 14 April 1870, in Page, Iowa, United States, her father, John Homer Shepherd, was 29 and her mother, Nancy Catharine Goodwin, was 25. She died on 16 September 1878, in her hometown, at the age of 8, and was buried in Valley Cemetery, Page, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Homer Shepherd
1840–1927
Nancy Catharine Goodwin
1844–1937
Ermina B Shepherd
1864–1878
Ellen Shepherd
1865–
James A. Shepherd
1866–
Mary Eva Shepherd
1868–1941
Daisy F. Shepherd
1870–1878
William M. Shepherd
1872–1941
Jessie A Shepherd
1873–1965
Della Shepherd
1876–1957
Gracie L Shepherd
1878–1971

Sources (2)

  • Daisy F. Shepherd, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Web: Iowa Gravestones Index

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Siblings (9)

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World Events (4)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 5

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.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): occupational name from Middle English schepeherde ‘shepherd’ (Old English scēaphyrde, scēap‐weard).

Americanized form (translation into English) of surnames meaning ‘shepherd’, for example German and Jewish Schäfer (see Schaefer ).

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

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