Alan Shepard

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Alan Shepard

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    Abraham Emerson

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    • 5th Generation — 2nd Great-grandfather of Alan Shepard
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 24 
    • Birth Date:
    • 12 Mar 1799 
    • Birth Location:
    • Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 5 Nov 1850 
    • Death Location:
    • Sacramento, Sacramento Co., California 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 28 Dec 1823 
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    • Notes: 
    • Abraham Emerson died in Sacramento, California, at the height of the California Gold Rush.

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  • Sources for Abraham Emerson

    • 2 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase), New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008), Wakefield, Vol. 1, p. 45, Birth record for son Charles Stillman Emerson.
    • 4 Jacobus, Donald Lines, The Bulkeley Genealogy: Rev. Peter Bulkeley, Being an Account of his Career, his Ancestry ..., New Haven, Connecticut: unknown (1933), 410, Heritage Quest (Digital Library).