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Rev John Jay Shipherd
Birth: Mar. 28, 1802
Washington County
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 10, 1844
Eaton County
Michigan, USA

Founded Oberlin College in Ohio and Olivet College in Michigan. From their beginnings, these institutions were dedicated to the ideals of education for all, regardless of gender, race, or ability to pay. (bio by: Matthew) 
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  Henry Zebulon Shipherd (1828 - 1908)*
  Edward Payson Shipherd (1831 - 1913)*
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Cause of death: Malaria
Olivet City Cemetery
Eaton County
Michigan, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Matthew
Record added: Mar 24, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7286901
Rev John Jay Shipherd
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