Rozina Shepard

21 January 1829–23 October 1882 (Age 53)
Denmark, Lewis, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Rozina

When Rozina Shepard was born on 21 January 1829, in Denmark, Lewis, New York, United States, her father, Isaac Monroe Shepard, was 22 and her mother, Sarah Lackore, was 21. She married Albert Knapp on 7 January 1849, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 23 October 1882, in Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Richmond City Cemetery, Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Knapp
Rozina Shepard
Marriage: 7 January 1849
Azilka Patenia Knapp
Lydia Malinda Knapp
Sarah Armina Knapp
Silas Albert Knapp
Justin Abraham Knapp
Morgan Alonzo Knapp

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 January 1849Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 1
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1830 · The Oregon Trail
    Age 1
    Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
    Age 17
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Shepherd .Americanized form (translation into English) of French Berger .Americanized form of French Chabot and Chaput .

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

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    Albert Knapp

    Albert Knapp (1825-1864) Rozina Shepard Knapp Francis Hyer (1829-1882) Albert Knapp was born July 10, 1825 in Antworp, Jefferson, New York to Silas and Lydia Knapp. As a young man he joined the fron …

    Sources (38)

    • Rosina Hyre, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Rozina Shepherd in entry for Morgan Alonzo Knapp, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Rosina Knap in household of Albert Knap, "United States Census, 1850"

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