Maria Shepard

Maria Shepard

Birth
North Carolina, USA
Death 24 Jan 1902 (aged 94–95)
Brownstown, Jackson County, Indiana, USA
Burial Dudleytown, Jackson County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 138120862 · View Source
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Brownstown Banner
Brownstown, Indiana
January 29, 1902

Death at Poor Asylum
Mrs. Maria Shepard, an inmate of the (Jackson) county poor asylum, died at the institution Friday afternoon, January 24, 1902, aged 95 years. Mrs. Shepard was born in North Carolina but for many years was a resident of Seymour, from which place she was brought to the county asylum last October. She has a son living at Medora and other relatives at Seymour. The remains were taken charge of by an undertaker from Seymour, Saturday morning, and taken to Chestnut Ridge for burial.

(Maria's year of birth is "1815" in the 1870 Federal Census, "1816" in the 1850 and 1860 Federal Census, and finally as "1807" in the 1900 Federal Census - Steve Shepard)


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  • Created by: Steve Shepard
  • Added: 31 Oct 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 138120862
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maria Shepard (1807–24 Jan 1902), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138120862, citing Chestnut Ridge Cemetery, Dudleytown, Jackson County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Steve Shepard (contributor 47301426) .