Shepard, Charles S.
Age: 23, credited to Marshfield, VTVITALS
Birth: 04/22/1837, Ryegate, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Eaton Cemetery, Marshfield, VT
Check the cemetery for location/directions
and other veterans who may be buried there.
CIVIL WAR VETERAN DEAD.
Charles E. Shepard, for 60 years a member of the Marshfield band, 45 years leader of the church choir, a shoemaker by trade, known to horsemen throughout Vermont as "Charlie Shep" is dead. He is said to have made the first hobbles ever put on a horse, in 1887, and did not have the idea patented. He was a veteran of the Civil war, serving in the 13th Vermont.
Middlebury Register, Oct. 6, 1916
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.