Jonathan Shepherd

Maleabout 1758–

Brief Life History of Jonathan

When Jonathan Shepherd was born about 1758, in New York Colony, British Colonial America, his father, William Shepherd, was 29 and his mother, Mary Wood, was 24.

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William Shepherd
Mary Wood
Daniel Shepherd
Jonathan Shepherd
Abihail Shepherd
Moses Shepherd
John Shepherd
William Shepherd
David Shepherd
Joseph Shepherd

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  • Moses Trader Shepherd: His Family & His Ancestors

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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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