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Pvt. Robert T. Shepardson

Pvt. Robert T. Shepardson

Male 1888 - 1918  (30 years)

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  • Name Robert T. Shepardson 
    Title Pvt. 
    Born 28 Aug 1888  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Birth Record of Robert T Shepardson
    Birth Record of Robert T Shepardson
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Winchester, Cheshire County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Draft Registration 5 Jun 1917  Londonderry, Windham County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    He registered for the draft. 
    Age: 28 
    World War I Draft Registration Card of Robt Templeton Shepardson
    World War I Draft Registration Card of Robt Templeton Shepardson
    Military 1918  [6, 7
    He enlisted in the Calvary and was sent to France during World War I. He served in the 103rd Infantry Regiment, 26th Infantry Division in France. 
    Died 26 Oct 1918  north of Verdun, near the ruins of the city of Haunaut, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6, 7, 8
    Agency: Killed in Battle 
    • According to the Delvee Reunion Records, "Robert was a brave soldier, and was performing his duty in the line without a murmur. He was killed by an enemy sniper, while he was manning a dangerous front."
    Buried Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial, Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, Departement de la Meuse, Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Grave Marker of Pvt Robert Templeton
    Grave Marker of Pvt Robert Templeton
    Plot: Plot G Row 19 Grave 33
    Person ID I1035  Delvee Family | Clan of Lucy, Clan of Jonathan, Tribe of Hannah
    Last Modified 18 May 2018 

    Father William S. Shepardson,   b. 23 Feb 1853, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1933, at sea Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ella Frances Templeton,   b. 24 Jun 1856, Worcester, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1921, Burlington, Chittenden County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 10 Jan 1885  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 8, 9, 10
    Marriage Record of Ellen F. Templeton and  	William S. Shepardson
    Marriage Record of Ellen F. Templeton and William S. Shepardson
    Family ID F619  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Aug 1888 - Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - He was recorded while living with his parents. - 1900 - Winchester, Cheshire County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - He registered for the draft. - 5 Jun 1917 - Londonderry, Windham County, Vermont Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: Killed in Battle - 26 Oct 1918 - north of Verdun, near the ruins of the city of Haunaut, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial, Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, Departement de la Meuse, Lorraine, France Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    Birth Record of Robert T Shepardson
    Birth Record of Robert T Shepardson

  • Sources 
    1. [S377] Allred, Paul W. Descendants of Peter Delvey, (Unknown place: manuscript, 11 November 2002).

    2. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.).
      Memorial ID 55996756 Pvt Robert Templeton

    3. [S510] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).
      Draft Registration Card of Robt Templeton Shepardson

    4. [S800] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Birth Record of Robert T. Shepardson

    5. [S504] 1900 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004).
      Year: 1900; Census Place: Winchester, Cheshire, New Hampshire; Page: 15; Enumeration District: 0045

    6. [S388] Delvee Historian. Delvee Family Records 1887 - 1988, (Warwick, Massachusetts: manuscript, 1988).

    7. [S1213] WWI, WWII, and Korean War Casualty Listings, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2005).

    8. [S205] Shepardson, David P. Descendants of Hannah Delvee, (Coon Valley, Wisconsin: manuscript, 7 February 2000).

    9. [S20] Vital Records of Warwick, Massachusetts.

    10. [S827] Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).
      Marriage Record of Ellen F. Templeton and William S. Shepardson