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Thomas Shepard, II

Also Known As: "Capt Thomas Shepard"
Birthdate: (66)
Birthplace: Charleston, , Massachusetts
Death: April 18, 1726 (62-70)
East Haven, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Shepard and Hannah Shepard
Husband of Hannah Shepard
Father of Hannah Shepard; Abraham Sheppard, Sr.; Sarah Shephard Darrow; Mary Shepard; Abigail Shepard and 4 others
Brother of Sarah Stone; Hannah Blanchard (Shepard); Ralph Shepard; John Shepard; David Shepard and 2 others

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About Thomas Shepard, II

He lived in Charlestown, MA until about 1694, and removed to Bristol, R.I., where he was received into the churche 6 July 1696 and was dismissed 4 March 1706. His wife was also received by letter at Bristol 17 Oct 1697 and was dismissed with her husband. They settled by 1709 in Branford, CT. On 21 Nov 1716, Thomas Shepard bought from Rovert Carter of East Guilford about 6 acres in East Haven at Frog Pond; on 11 Mar 1716 he bought six acres bounded on his own land, with mansion house and barn, from Matthew Moulthrop, and doubtless moved to East Haven that spring; and was of East Haven 24 July 1718 when he bought four acres of meadow from Moulthrop.

On 17 Apr 1700, Thomas Shepard of Bristol, R.I. and Thomas Dean of Plymouth, husbandmen, sold to Abraham Blanchard their claim in the estate of George Blanchard late of Charlestown, "by virtue of the marriage of sd Thomas Shepard with Hannah Blanchard daughter of sd George Blanchard".

The will of Thomas Shepard of New Haven, dated 16 April 1726 proved 6 June 1726 gave all to wife Hannah for life, then to two sons Thomas and John upon payment of 12 pounds to each daughter [unnamed].

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Thomas Shepard, II's Timeline

Charleston, , Massachusetts
August 11, 1683
Age 23
May 16, 1685
Age 25
Charleston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
Age 25
Bertie, Bertie, NC, United States
February 4, 1686
Age 26
January 28, 1688
Age 28
May 4, 1690
Age 30
Watertown, Middlesex, MA, United States
November 27, 1692
Age 32
Charlestown, Middlesex, MA
August 9, 1696
Age 36
Bristol, Bristol County, Rhode Island, United States