Capt Abraham Shepherd

Capt Abraham Shepherd

Birth
Shepherdstown, Jefferson County, West Virginia, USA
Death 7 Sep 1822 (aged 67)
Shepherdstown, Jefferson County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Shepherdstown, Jefferson County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 6827233 · View Source
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Capt. Abraham Shepherd was a Patriot in the Revolutionary War, along with his four older brothers. They are believed to be the sole incidence of five brothers having all fought during the Revolution.

Abraham was the ninth of ten children born to Shepherdstown, West Virginia, Founder Capt. Thomas C. Shepherd More Sr., and his wife, Elizabeth (VanMeter) Shepherd. He married Eleanor (Strode) Shepherd, on December 27, 1780.



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  • Maintained by: HJ
  • Originally Created by: Dennis Coil
  • Added: 6 Oct 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6827233
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Abraham Shepherd (10 Nov 1754–7 Sep 1822), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6827233, citing Shepherd Burial Ground, Shepherdstown, Jefferson County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by HJ (contributor 46937296) .