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Elliott F. Shepard


Centurion, 1866–1860s

Full Name Elliott Fitch Shepard

Born 25 July 1833 in Jamestown, New York

Died 24 March 1893 in New York (Manhattan), New York

Buried Vanderbilt Family Cemetery and Mausoleum, New Dorp, New York

Proposed by Freeman J. Fithian and James C. Carter

Elected 2 June 1866 at age thirty-two

Archivist’s Note: He likely resigned or was dropped from the rolls between 1866 and 1868. Father-in-law of William J. Schieffelin; grandfather of Bayard Schieffelin and William J. Schieffelin Jr.