|Death: ||Oct. 24, 1896|
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.
Mosby Sheppard (1775 - 1831)
Mary Glenn Crenshaw Austin Sheppard (1786 - 1851)
John Cussons (1838 - 1912)
Elizabeth Sheppard DuVal (1815 - 1855)*
John Mosby Sheppard (1817 - 1877)*
Susan Ann Sheppard Cussons (1825 - 1896)
Created by: PL
Record added: Oct 10, 2001
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