Harley Lynn Sheppard

22 August 1920–14 July 1996 (Age 75)
West Virginia, United States

The Life of Harley Lynn

When Harley Lynn Sheppard was born on 22 August 1920, in West Virginia, United States, his father, Charles Cleveland Sheppard, was 36 and his mother, Cigal Cox, was 26. He married Clarice M Wigal in 1955, in Wood, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Burning Springs, Wirt, West Virginia, United States in 1930 and Burning Springs Magisterial District, Wirt, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1944. He died on 14 July 1996, in Wirt, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Enterprise, Wirt, West Virginia, United States.

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Harley Lynn Sheppard
Clarice M Wigal
Marriage: 1955
Roger Sheppard

Spouse and Children

Wood, West Virginia, United States


    Roger Sheppard


Parents and Siblings



    Myrtle Geneouise Sheppard


    Thelma Sheppard




    Flora Mae Sheppard


+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Shepherd .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lynn Smith in household of Clione Smith, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Linn Sheppard in household of Charles C Sheppard, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harley Lynn Sheppard, "West Virginia, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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