- Born April 17, 1840 in Brownville, Jefferson County, New York.
- Parents were ISAAC SHEPARD and SARAH LACKMORE.
- Married ELIZA BARNETT on March 15, 1864 in Richmond, Cache County, Utah. Eliza was born September 4, 1847 in Bingham, Worchester, England; and died September 29, 1883 in Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona. Her parents were JOHN WILLIAM BARNET and ELIZA CRANNAGE.
- Died August 30, 1875 in Richmond, Cache County, Utah.
- JULIUS RODOLPHUS SHEPARD, born January 15, 1865 in Richmond, Cache County, Utah; died August 30, 1918 in Sugar City, Idaho. Married LEAH MARILDA ECKERSLEY on June 19, 1884.
- PHOEBE MAURETTA SHEPARD, born July 29, 1866 in Richmond, Cache County, Utah; died August 30, 1927 in Fresno, Fresno County, California. Married EDWIN MARTIN PECK on January 26, 1889 in Flagstaff, Conconino County, Arizona.