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John Shepard

John Shepard, American capitalist.

Background

  • Shepard, John was born on January 2, 1857 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John Shepard and Susan Annie (Bagley) Shepard.

  • Education

    • Educated public schools.

    Career

    • Sons (by former wife, deceased) John Shepard III, Robert Ferguson Shepard. Chairman of board and owner The Shepard Stores, Providence, Rhode Island, since 1880. Owner several corporations.

      Mayor, Palm Beach, Florida, 1930-1935. Home: (winter) Palm Beach, Florida. (summer) Lenox, Mass.

    Connections

    • Married Maude Miller, January 10, 1911.
    • father: John Shepard Shepard
    • mother: Susan Annie (Bagley) Shepard
    • spouse: Maude Miller
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    Died December, 1948
    (aged 91)
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