Allen J. Sheppard (Sr.) & Rosa Johnson

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Family Group Report

Husband

Allen J. Sheppard (Sr.)

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 1804 KY/NC
Marriage 10 Feb 1826 Wilkes County, North Carolina
Death    
Burial  
his Father  
his Mother  
Notes about Husband: his 2nd wife was Mary Jane "Polly" White
Wife

Rosa Johnson

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 1808  
Death 1869  
Burial  
her Father  
her Mother  
Notes about Wife:
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State [Source] Spouse
1 M George Sheppard b 1829 Kentucky  
m      
d      
2 M Allen J. Sheppard, Jr. b 1836 Wilkes, NC (sp. 1836-1917)
m 4 Apr 1858 Logan, (W)Va Julia Ann Runyon
d 1921 Mingo, WV  
3 F Nancy Sheppard b 1842 Logan, (W)Va  
m      
d      
4 M Preston Sheppard b 1846 Logan, (W)Va  
m      
d      
5 M Lewis Sheppard b 1851    
m      
d      
6 M John A. Sheppard b 2 Sep 1854 Trace Fork, Logan, (W)Va (birth-reg, page 5, line 44) dau of A.J. Ellis & J.Debourd
m 26 Jan 1877 Logan, WV (mar-reg, page 33, line 11) Margaret I. Ellis
d 14 Jun 1930 Logan, WV (death-certificate #7903)  
7 M Harrison Sheppard b 1871   dau of Lewis Brewster
m 28 Jan 1891 Logan, WV (mar-reg page 65, line 67) Martha Brewster
d      
8 M Doug Wiley Sheppard b 1874    
m 8 Nov 1894   Mary Sturgill
d      
9 F Laticia Sheppard b 1876    
m      
d      
10 F Martha Sheppard b 1878    
m Jan 1893 Logan, WV (mar-reg, page 113, line 4) William E. Runyon
d 13 Jan 1950 Delbarton, Mingo, WV (death-certificate #696) bur: Elk Fork Cemetery
Notes about Children:
(10) Martha Sheppard Runyon, on her dc - her birthdate is May 2, 1867 with age at death 72, and year of death 1950 -- however, 1950 minus 72 would be 1878. She was 2-yrs-old on the 1880 census. She was 16 when she married in January 1893 making her birthyear 1877-78.

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Allen J. Sheppard, Sr. Spouse: Rosa Johnson
Date / Place of Birth: 1804 / Date / Place of Birth: 1808 /
Date / Place of Death:   Date / Place of Death:  
Marriage Date / Place:  
1850 ST Va COUNTY: Logan Twp 32nd District Pg#  123b
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Sheppard, Allen 44 Ky Farmer
", Rousy 40 Ky  
", George 21 Ky none
", Allen 14 Ky attended school during the year
", Nancy 8 Ky attended school during the year
", Preston 3 Ky  
Lines 2-7; Enum-Dwelling #72; Enum-Family #72
1860 ST Va COUNTY: Logan Twp Post Office: Pigeon Trace Pg#  No. 115
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Shepperd, Allen 52 NC Farming; Personal-Estate value $50
", Rausey 48 NC  
", Nancy 19 - - Common work; attended school during the year
", Preston 14 Ky attended school during the year
", Lewis 9 Va  
", John 5 Va  
Lines 14-19; Enum-Dwelling #735; Enum-Family #736; son Allen J. (Jr.) & family are in next household
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Logan Twp Hardy Township; Post Office: Rich. Creek Pg# No. 16
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Shepperd, Allen 61 NC Farmer; Personal-Estate $30
", Mary 26 Va  
", Madison 12 Va  
Lines 32-34; Enum-Dwelling #120; Enum-Family #120
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Logan ED ED:73; Hardee Pg# No. 21
Name Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Shepard, Allen 71 NC NC-NC; Laborer; Colic
", Mary (wife) 36 Va Va-Va; Keeping House
", Harison (son) 9 WV NC-Va
", Wiley (son) 6 WV NC-Va
", Laticia (dau) 4 WV NC-Va
", Martha (dau) 2 WV NC-Va
Laine, Ruth (dau) 13 Va NC-Va
", Margarethe (dau) 16 Va NC-Va
Lines 30-37; Enum-Dwelling #166; Enum-Family #187

 

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