Sheppard Surname History
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Sheppard Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Sheppard may be complicated to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Sheppard may be difficult to determine based on whether the name came about naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Sheppard Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Sheppard come may come from a trade, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these profession-based last names may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Sheppard come from religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. In many cases these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".
Sheppard Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Researching spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Sheppard name are important to understanding the history of the name. Names like Sheppard transform in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across villages, family branches, and languages over time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Sheppard were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Sheppard.
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Sheppard Family Tree
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- Harlow John Sheppard 1892 - ?
- Eva G Sheppard 1896 - ?
- Sara F Sheppard-Benefield 1853 - ?
- Lucy Carolyn Sheppard Pelton 1775 - 1815
- Phebe Bacon Sheppard 1766 - 1827
- Rev John 1652 1652 Chaloner 1652 - 1733
- Martha Bowen Sheppard 1715 - ?
- Dorcas Sheppard 1758 - ?
- Catherine Sheppard
- Keziah Sheppard Dare