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Susan Ann Sheppard Cussons
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Birth: 1825
Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 24, 1896
Virginia, USA

Daughter of John Mosby Sheppard and Mary G.C.Sheppard,sister of Alexander Sheppard and Elizabeth Sheppard,she married Dr.Benjamin Duval.
Wife of John Cussons of Glen Allen,Virginia.
Married in 1864.
First husband was Benjamin Bunbury Allen,married July 1,1845.
Mosby was magistrate and high sheriff in Henrico County and died in 1831.

They had no children. Benjamin died aged 44 on 29th August 1862, cause unknown, as yet. During the Civil War, Susan ran a post office from her home, in Glen Allen, for her neighbors to contact relatives and friends in the Confederate army. Presumably this was how she and Captain John Cussons became acquainted. They married in Richmond on 19th May 1864. Due to the fact that Susan was 13 years John's senior, they had no children. 
 
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 Parents:
  Mosby Sheppard (1775 - 1831)
  Mary Glenn Crenshaw Austin Sheppard (1786 - 1851)
 
 Spouse:
  John Cussons (1838 - 1912)
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Sheppard DuVal (1815 - 1855)*
  John Mosby Sheppard (1817 - 1877)*
  Susan Ann Sheppard Cussons (1825 - 1896)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: PL
Record added: Oct 10, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5835989
Susan Ann <i>Sheppard</i> Cussons
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Susan Ann <i>Sheppard</i> Cussons
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Susan Ann <i>Sheppard</i> Cussons
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- Todd Whitesides
 Added: May. 31, 2015

- deegraver
 Added: Feb. 10, 2014
Sounds like you were a delightful and talented lady!
- SheWalksTheseHills
 Added: Nov. 30, 2011
 
 
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