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Wassonville Cemetery
Washington County, Iowa
Uploaded 6/18/2005 by
kirstinhoward [Email]

Wife of William Shepard
Died Mar. 5, 1891
Aged 73 Yr. 6 Mo. 3 Days
[Poem follows inscription but is illegible due to weathering]

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Group EntrySHEPARD, Naomi

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Posted on Feb-22-2014 by GAYLE VAN DYKE
William Shepard is not buried here. Naomi was granted a divorce from William on 27 Oct 1873 on the grounds of desertion. He disappeared and is assumed to have gone back to Indiana. The beauty of this headstone is a testament to the love and care her family felt for her.

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