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Shepherd, Sir Samuellocked

  • W. P. Courtney
  • , revised by Robert Shiels


Shepherd, Sir Samuel (1760–1840), lawyer and politician, was born on 6 April 1760, the son of Henry Shepherd, a jeweller and toy maker of 85 Cornhill, London, a friend of Garrick, and a dabbler in poetry. Shepherd attended the Merchant Taylors' School, London...

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Gentleman's Magazine
R. G. Thorne, ed., , 5 vols. (1986)