John Sheppard

1780–1817 (Age 37)
Fredericktown, Cecil, Maryland, United States

The Life of John

When John Sheppard was born in 1780, in Fredericktown, Cecil, Maryland, United States, his father, John Sheppard III, was 43 and his mother, Mary Ann Hudson, was 25. He married Susanna Kirk in 1810, in Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Mechanic Valley, Cecil, Maryland, United States in 1800. He died in 1817, in Cecil, Maryland, United States, at the age of 37.

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Family Time Line

John Sheppard
1780–1817
Susanna Kirk
1786–
Marriage: 1810
Sarah Sheppard
1812–
Elizabeth Sheppard
1814–1859
Benjamin Kirk Sheppard
1817–1872

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1810
Maryland, United States
children

(3)

    Sarah Sheppard

    Female1812–Female

    Elizabeth Sheppard

    Female1814–1859Female

    Male1817–1872Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1781

Age 1

In 1781, Maryland donated land to be used for part of Washington, D. C.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1791

Age 11

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Shepherd .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Shepard, "United States Census, 1800"
  • 1830 United States Federal Census
  • 1820 United States Federal Census

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