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Private Lynn David Shepherd (1795......1845)

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Back To . . . The New South Wales Corps. ( Rum Corps. ) "Renamed 102nd Regiment
Surnames 2nd Veterans Company Regiment of Foot :Newcastle 1826 - 1833
  • Born : 1795
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  • Occupation : Soldier
  • Date Arrived : 13 Sept 1826
  • Ship Arrived on : " Orpheus "
  • Rank on Discharge : Private
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  • Died : 15 Aug 1845 .
  • Where Died / Buried : Veterans' Flats Bong Bong / buried 16 Aug 1845 Sutton Forest.
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  • Spouse's Name : Elizabeth
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  • Date Arrived : 13 Sept 1826.
  • Ship Arrived on : " Orpheus, "
  • Died : 28 Aug 1872
  • Where Died / Buried : Braidwood
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  • Descendants
     
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    Information supplied by Max Rogers slapsiemaxie@ozemail.com.au

    Information supplied by Loraine bard@goldweb.com.au

    Area Settled :
     
    Children :
    1 . Mary Ann married 13 Sept 1852 William Edward Nettleton and died 9 Sept 1886 Goulburn
    2 . Charles married 11 March 1852 Charlotte Mathews and died 1 Sept 1855.
    3 . John married 3 Jan 1853 Bridget White and died 6 May 3 . 1864
    4 . Lynn married 10 July 1855 Harriet Webb and died 11 July 1917.
    5 . James Arthur married Sophia J. Webb ( no relation ) 15 May 1854 and died 3 July 1919 Bowral.
    6 . Sarah A. married John T.M. Travers 19 July 1854.
    7 . William married Mary Egan Cooper 29 June 1859 and died 29 Aug 1914 Nowra.
    8 . Mary Ann and William Edward Nettleton had nine children.
    9 . Elizabeth 4 Aug 1835 Goulburn married Joseph Smith 13 Sept 1852 and died 11 March 1879 Sydney.
    10 . Joseph James 9 Jan 1840 Goulburn married Eliza Taylor 20 Nov 1866 and died 13 Dec 1872 Yass.
    11 . George Henry 7 Mar 1842 Goulburn married Charlotte Britten 20 Dec 1869 and died 1 Jan 1883 Goulburn.
    12 . Ann Emily 28 Apr 1844 Goulburn married Richard Tickner 23 Dec 1867 and died 15 Feb 1927
    13 . Nowra. Esther 11 Sept 1846 Goulburn married John Little 17 Sept 1866 and died 5 July 1929 Armidale.
    14 . Charles Thomas 1 Dec 1848 Goulburn died 8 Feb 1866 Goulburn.
    15 . Eliza Jane 17 Sept 1850 Goulburn married William Edward Collins 10 Aug 1871 and died 3 Dec 1941.
    16 . William Edward 11 Feb 1853 Goulburn married Ellen Mary Thompson 12 June 1877 and died 29 Sept 1938 Ashfield.
    17 . Lynn David 2 Aug 1854 Goulburn married Maria Bayley 7 Nov 1885 and died 10 Aug 1928 Leeton.

    History & Achievements :

    Lynn David SHEPARD (one of the NSW Veteran landholders, came on the "Orphous"), was made a mounted policeman, was then WRONGLY charged with Highway Robbery, sentenced to death, this was commuted to life imprisonment on Norfolk Island for life, spent 2 years there, when another man CONFESSED to the crime, SHEPARD was released, came back to Australia (where he had 4 more children), he was 49 when he died and is buried in Sutton Forest cemetery.
     
     
    References
    Family Members, Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
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    Last revised: Monday, 07 December 2009 08:12:49