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Shepard Silas Everett
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Birth: Oct. 27, 1841
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1921
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

SHEPARD S. EVERETT

Shepard S. Everett, for many years a resident of Washington. died early this morning at the home of his son. William W. Everett. 264 Connecticut avenue northwest, after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock at Calvary Baptist Church.

Mr. Everett was born in Boston, 27, 1841. He was the son of E. D. and Mercy Daggett Everett. He was educated in the Boston public schools and at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

At the outbreak of the civil war, be enlisted in Company H, Thirteenth Massachusetts Infantry. He was severely wounded at the battle of Antietam. After recovering he was detailed to General Grant's headquarters. During the remainder of the war he carried mail between the commander's headquarters and Washington.

In 1871 Mr. Everett came to Washington to accept a position with the Southern Claims Commission. After the commission was disbanded, he was employed in other branches of the Government service until 1885, when be resigned from the Pension Bureau to become identified with the Woodward and Lothrop department store. He had been with this concern until his death.

Mr. Everett was a member of the Association of the Oldest Inhabitants of the District of Columbia. a member of the Calvary Baptist Church since 1871, and was affiliated with the board of deacons of that church.

In 1869, in Chelsea, Mass., he married Miss Emma J. Wade. Besides his wife, he is survived by two sons, W. W. and G. N. Everett of Washington, and two daughters. Mrs.
Fred H. Hayn and Mrs. Prentiss Willson.

The Washington times., July 07, 1921, FINAL EDITION, Page 4 
 
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 Parents:
  Erastus Davis Everett (1810 - 1881)
  Mercy Shepard Daggett Everett (1814 - 1843)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma Jane Wade Everett (1845 - 1933)*
 
 Children:
  William Wade Everett (1871 - 1949)*
  Marion Clement Everett Hayn (1873 - 1956)*
  George Nichols Everett (1876 - 1947)*
  Edith Emma Everett Willson (1884 - 1977)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ellen Louisa Everett (1836 - 1919)*
  Edward Maxcy Everett (1838 - 1845)*
  Charles Ebenezer Everett (1840 - 1840)*
  Shepard Silas Everett (1841 - 1921)
  Sarah Holden Everett Hayden (1850 - 1933)**
  Abby Francis Holden (1853 - 1936)**
  Arthur Herbert Everett (1864 - 1891)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Rock Creek Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
 
Created by: Lewis
Record added: Jan 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32871666
Shepard Silas Everett
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Shepard Silas Everett
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Shepard Silas Everett
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