Shepard, Edward

Shepard, Edward

Male 1767 - Unknown

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  • Name Shepard, Edward  [1
    Born 22 Nov 1767  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died Unknown 
    Person ID I4711  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2018 

    Father Shepard, Lt. John Jr.,   b. 8 Nov 1733, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown, Hebron, Washington, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Sacket, Elizabeth,   b. 13 Sep 1734, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Married 6 Mar 1755  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    • Westfield Town Records:
      ELIZABETH SACKET, m. JOHN SHEPARD, March 06, 1755 [A:236].
      ------
      Married by John Ballantine - all of his brothers,
    Children 13 children 
     1. Shepard, John,   b. 9 Sep 1755, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     2. Shepard, Grace,   b. 28 Dec 1756, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     3. Shepard, Lucretia,   b. 16 Feb 1758, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1830, Denmark Township, Ashtabula County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     4. Shepard, Dolly,   b. 24 May 1760, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1799, Chester, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     5. Shepard, Silas,   b. 13 Sep 1761, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1837, Galen, Wayne County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     6. Shepard, Walter,   b. 31 Mar 1763, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1800  (Age 36 years)
     7. Shepard, Lydia,   b. 1 Jul 1764, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1817  (Age 52 years)
     8. Shepard, Betsey,   b. 13 Jul 1766, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     9. Shepard, Edward,   b. 22 Nov 1767, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     10. Shepard, Bohan,   b. 15 Jul 1769, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1833, Norfolk, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     11. Shepard, Diana,   b. 6 Feb 1771, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1821  (Age 49 years)
     12. Shepard, Electa,   b. 21 Nov 1772, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     13. Shepard, Polly,   b. 25 Nov 1774, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1838, Champlain, Clinton County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     
    Family ID F80  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • He was made Ensign in 1797 in William McCracken's Co. of Light Infantry, Washington Co., NY; Lt , 5 Jan 1802, of Capt John Tomb's Co., Lt Col David Thomas's Regt; Capt in David Gray's Regt; Washington CO. Brigade, in 1804, and resigned in 1806 [NY Council of Appointment, 1: 384, 572, 731, 761.] He was listed at Hebron, NY, in the 1800 Census, his household consisting of two males aged 26 and 45, one female 16 to 26, and one male and two females 10 to 16.

      He is said by a descendant of his brother, Bohan, to have settled in Essex County, NY. However, the 1810 Census has an Edward Shepard living in Canton, NY, with one male 10-16, two 16-26, and one over 45; females are one 10-16 and one 26-45. The 1820 Census has this Edward with one male 26-45 and one over 45; one female 16-26 and one over 45 - both males engaged in agriculture. 1830: one male 60-70; one female under 5, one 5-10, one 15-20, and one 30-40. There is a younger Edward Shepard family in the 1840 Census living in Norfolk, NY: one male under 5, one 15-26, one 20-30; females are two 5-10, one 10-15, two 20-30, and one 60-70.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] The Shepard Families of New England, Vol III, Jacobus, Donald Lines; Shepard, Gerald Faulkner, editor, (New Haven Colony Historical Society (1973)).

    2. [S498] Massachusetts, U.S., Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 2), 27 Apr 2018.
      Name: Edward Shepard
      Event Type: Birth
      Birth Date: 22 Nov 1767
      Birth Place: Westfield, Massachusetts
      Father Name: John Shepard
      Mother Name: Elisabeth Sacket

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S5] Wayne Shepard, Shepard, Wayne.

    4. [S6] Westfield Town Records.

    5. [S498] Massachusetts, U.S., Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 27 Apr 2018.
      Name: John Shepard Jr
      Event Type: Marriage
      Marriage Date: 6 Mar 1755
      Marriage Place: Westfield, Massachusetts
      Spouse Name: Elisabeth Sauket

      Researched by Ted Smith


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