Violet Shepard (Charnold) (1596 - 1648)

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Birthplace: England
Death: Died in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Managed by: Thomas Edward Shirley
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About Violet Shepard (Charnold)

Correct parents are believed to be John Charnold (died circa 1615) and Joan Unknown (died circa 1610).

Dave K.

Notes

From http://minerdescent.com/2010/06/17/edward-shepard/

There has been a lot of controversy over Violet’s last name.  Early speculation for Violet’s last name included Stanley and Wolverton. Wolverton because her children John and Elizabeth are deeded land by G.W. Wolverton.  John refers to Geoffrey as “uncle.” Stanley was another interpretation of “uncle.” Shepard’s research did not reveal a definite connection. However, John Charnold was a tanner, as was Geoffrey Wolverton. The other men involved in the wills were all from the same area in Essex. It’s possible that Wolverton was an apprentice to Charnold, which would explain a close family connection, whether or not it lead him to marry a Charnold daughter and become a literal “uncle.”

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Violet Shepard's Timeline

1596
September 26, 1596
England
September 26, 1596
Mistley, Parish, Essex, England
September 26, 1596
Mistley, Parish, Essex, Eng.
September 26, 1596
Mistley Parish, , Essex, England
September 26, 1596
Mistley, Parish, Essex, Eng.
1620
December 6, 1620
Age 24
Cambridge, Middlesex, MA, USA
1621
November 4, 1621
Age 25
Mistley, Essex, England
1623
November 5, 1623
Age 27
Lawford Parish, Essex, England
1629
1629
Age 32
1631
November 5, 1631
Age 35
Lawford, Essex, England