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date: 02 March 2021

Sheppard, Williamlocked

(bap. 1595, d. 1674)
  • Nancy L. Matthews

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Sheppard, William (bap. 1595, d. 1674), barrister and legal writer, was baptized on 14 December 1595 at St Andrew's Church, Whitminster, near Frampton-on-Severn, Gloucestershire, the eldest of five children born to Philip Sheppard (d. 1623) and Elizabeth Tyrell. Two more sons and two daughters were born between 1597 and 1605 (...

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National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
Journals of the House of Commons
S. A. Allibone, , 3 vols. (1859–71); suppl. by J. F. Kirk, 2 vols. (1891)
Gloucestershire Record Office, Gloucester
A. W. Pollard, G. R. Redgrave, & others, eds., (1926); 2nd edn, ed. W. A. Jackson, F. S. Ferguson, & K. F. Pantzer, 3 vols. (1976–91) [see also Wing, STC]