Oct. 20, 1790 Edgefield County South Carolina, USA
1863 Gwinnett County Georgia, USA
Shepherd is one of the founding families of Gwinnett County. Shepherd had 8 sons fight for the CSA. 5 of these sons died and 3 of their bodies never came home. Shepherds son John is honored on the Gwinnett Civil War memorial. This cemetery was originally in Gwinnett County but is now part of Barrow County.