Historical Rosters Database
James Benjamin ShepherdRoster ID 392
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1854|
|Biography & Genealogy:||James Benjamin Shepherd, Class of 1854: Genealogy; Born- April 21, 1834, in Fluvanna Co., Va. Father- Thomas Shepherd; Mother- Sarah Terrell. Pat. Grandfather- David Shepherd; Pat. Grandmother- Miss Baskette. Mat. Grandfather- Thomas Shelton; Mat. Grandmother- Sallie Famar. Married- Annie M. Wright; 1st child- Annie Pendleton Shepherd; 2nd- Sidney Shepherd. Military Record- Civil War; Capt., Asst. Surgeon, 5th Va. Cavalry, C.S.A. Career- Physician. Died- Oct. 11, 1915, in San Antonio, Tx.|