Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Sheppards in:
 • Old Bethel Cemetery
 • Jackson
 • Cape Girardeau County
 • Missouri
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
William Sheppard
Birth: Aug. 22, 1793
Anson County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 1844
Jackson
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA

My 4th Great Uncle.

Married Dorcas Amana C. Sheppard, Sep 15, 1813 in Cape Girardeau Co., MO. Eleven children:
Mary A. (1814-1869)
Jemima (1817-
Elisha (1819-1875 m Narcissa Clark)
Julia A. (1824-
Margaret (1826-1854 m Patrick Garaghty)
Columbia T. C. (828-1861 m Rubin H. Huey)
William N. (1832-1904 m Mary E. Hogan)
John Jasper (1834-1852)
Isaac Washington (1836-1837)
Mary Ann (1839-1843)
Thomas B. F. (1841-1863)

50 years, 11 months, 6 days

June 20, 2012 note from Ruth Smith, "I searched the entire cemetery and could not find the grave. There was no grave for William Sheppard at the Old Bethel Cemetery. There are a lot of graves marked unknown and he could be buried in one of them. Sorry." I appreciate the time & effort. To keep another from duplicating the search, the stone photo request has been removed. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Isaac Sheppard (1775 - 1839)
  Margaret Cox Sheppard (1775 - 1822)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorcas Amanda C Sheppard Sheppard (1797 - 1876)
 
 Children:
  Mary A Sheppard (1814 - 1869)*
  Elisha Sheppard (1819 - 1875)*
  Columbia T C Sheppard (1828 - 1861)*
  William N Sheppard (1831 - 1904)*
  John Jasper Sheppard (1834 - 1852)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elisha Sheppard (1791 - 1858)*
  William Sheppard (1793 - 1844)
  Dorcas Laura Sheppard Sheppard (1808 - 1867)*
  Menicy J. Sheppard Thomas (1816 - 1902)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Cemetery Records of Cape Girardeau and adjoining counties in Missouri, (Ancestry.com)
 
Burial:
Old Bethel Cemetery
Jackson
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Arleta ♥
Record added: Aug 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57472559
 

God bless you always, John 3:16
- GENEALOGYLOVE
 Added: Apr. 22, 2016
💖💜💚💕 ⓁⓄⓋⒺ 💕💚💜💖 Happy Anniversary to Uncle William & Aunt Dorcas,
- Arleta ♥
 Added: Sep. 15, 2015

- In Memory of Margo & Jens
 Added: Aug. 28, 2015
There are 53 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
This page is sponsored by: Arleta ♥

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service