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John Shepard Edit Profile

capitalist

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