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paedia of Religion and Ethics. Address; N. Y. Univ.,
University. Heights. N. Y. City.


Educator; b. Washington, D. C, March 31, 1865; d.
Ma], Charles and Helen ODe Graff) Scholefield; grad.
Norfolk Coll.; m. 1888, N. Archibald Shaw, Jr.; chil-
dren: Archibald Robert, b. April 16, 1S89: Donald
Scholefield, b. Sept. IS. 1898. Principal Hamilton Inst,
for Girls since 1901. Clubs: Sorosis, Nat. Arts, Brown-
ing, Twilight. Address: 601 West End Av., N. Y. City.


Investment banker; b. Rockland, Me., Sept. 3, 1872;
s. A. Judson and G. Frances (Litchfield) Shaw; grad.
Columbia Univ., A.B., 1S94 (Phi Beta Kappa); m.
Nort'hport, Me., Sept. 7, 1904, Marian L. Kelley. Ad-
mitted to N. Y. State Bar, 1900; mem. law firm Patter-
son & Shaw until March, 1907; since then associated
with A. H. Bickmore & Co., bankers. Republican.
Mem. Phi Beta Kappa Soc, Delta Upsilon fraternity,
Republic Lodge 690, F. and A. M., Maine Soc. of N. Y.
Clubs: Columbia Univ., Atlantic Y/acht. Address: 111
Broadway, N. Y. City.


Physician; b. Chaumont, N. Y., Aug. 8, 1873; s. Col.
Albert D. and Mary Sherwood (Keith) Shaw; grad.
Pa. Mil. Coll., Chester, Pa., 1890, Cornell Univ., A.B.,
1S93; Albany Med. Coll. (Union Univ.), M.D., 1896; m.
Little Falls, N. Y. Mar. 27, 1906, Susanne Sturtevant
Burrell. Engaged in practice of medicine at Albany,
N. Y., since 1900. Clinical prof, diseases of children.
Albany Med. Coll. since 1905; consulting pediatrician
N. Y. State Dep't of Health since 1912. Translated
Pfaunder and Schlossmann's Diseases of Children.
Treas. N. Y. State Training Sch. for Girls, Hudson, N.
Y., 1907. Delegate Internat. Med. Congress, Lisbon,
Portugal, 1906; Am. Pediatric Soc. Dir. Am. Ass'n for
the Study and Prevention of Infant Mortality. Mem.
N. Y. State Med. Ass'n, Kappa Alpha fraternity. Ad-
dress: 361 State St., Albany, N. Y.


Treas. Quadri-Color Co., b. N. Y. City, March 8, 1864;
s. D. McLean and Emma Louise (West) Shaw; ed. Trin-
ity Sch., Univ. Grammar Sch.; m. N. Y. City, May 23,
1893, Lucy I. Burrows: children: Allen West, Marion
Louise. Dir. Chelsea Exchange Bank. Veteran Co. E,
7th Reg't, N. G. N. Y. Republican. Trustee and treas.
West Park Presby'n Ch. Mem. Royal Arcanum, Am.
Civic Alliance, gov. N. Y. Bible Soc. Recreations: Au-
tomobiling, walking, swimming. Clubs: Republican,
Riverside Yacht. Residence: Riverside, Conn. Ad-
dress: 310 E. 23d St., N. Y. City.


Financier; b. Morristown, Vt., Nov. 2, 1848; s. Board-
man O. and Lovisa (Spaulding) Shaw; when four years
old removed with parents to Stowe, Vt., where was ed.
in common schools, followed by a few terms in the
village High School and in Morrisville Acad.; grad.
Cornell Coll., Iowa, M.S., 187 4; Iowa Coll. of Law, Iowa
City, LL.B., 1876; received degree of LL.D. from Simp-
son Coll., Iowa, 1898, Cornell Coll.. Iowa, 1899, Wes-
leyan Univ., 1904, Dickinson Coll., 1908; m. Dec. 6, 1877,
Alice, d. James Cranshaw, of Clinton County, Iowa.
Admitted to Bar, 1876; located in practice of law at
Denison, county seat of Crawford County, Iowa. While
continuing the practice of law, soon became active in
the negotiation of farm loans, and afterward in gen.
banking at Denison, Manilla and Charter Oak, all in
Crawford County, Iowa. Republican; made speeches
for party in National campaigns, especially in cam-
paign of 1896, and in 1897 was nominated and elected
Gov. of Iowa, re-elected 1899, and declined third nomi-
nation in 1901. and also declined U. S. senatorship-
appt'd Sec. Treasury of U. S., taking office Feb. 1, 1902
resigning March 4, 1907, to become pres. Carnegie
Trust Co. of N. Y. City, serving until 1908; pres. First

Yi f a F, e ?? a l ar !, t . ee & Trust Co - of Philadelphia,
1909-1911. Methodist, lay delegate to Gen. Conf. M. E
Church, 18S4, 1SSS. 1892, 1896; trustee Cornell Coll,'
l?r wa ,' ? lnce 1S90 ' Residences: Denison, Iowa, and 340
Sw-, 7 5 d , t 1 -" ^ T ' rat y- Address: 929 Chestnut St.,
Philadelphia, Pa.


Pres. and Treas. Hamilton Inst, for Boys, Inc ; b
Waddington, N. Y., 1861; s. Archibald M. and Fanny
Almira (Nowlen) Shaw; grad. Hamilton Coll.. A.B.,
1882, A.M., 1885 (P.hi Beta Kappa); m. 1888 Florence

loss, uemocrat. Mem. i-ni tseta tf.appa Soc, Theta
Delta Chi Fraternity, and is a 32" Mason. Clubs:
Twilight, Nat. Arts. West Side Ass'n, West Side Demo-
cratic. Am. Billiard, Ye Olde Settlers. Residence:
601 West End Av, Bus. address: 599 West End Av ,
N. Y. City.


Physician; b. Nottingham, Eng., Dec. 9, 1860; s.
Edwin and Mary A. (Gregory) Shaw; ed. public and
private schools; licentiate in pharmacy Kings Co
B'd; grad. L. I. Coll. Hasp., M.D., 1884; m. Brooklyn,
N. Y., Jan. 11, 1882, Mary E. Snyder. Engaged in busi-
ness in the West, 1876-1879; after graduation became
sup't of L. I. Coll. Hosp., where is now engaged. Mem.
Kings Co. and N. Y. State Med. Socs., N. Y. Physicians'
Mutual Aid Ass'n; Associated Physicians of L. I.; Mis-
tletoe Lodge, 647, F. and A. M. (past master); Orient
Chapter, Royal Arch Masons; St. George Soc, of N. Y.;
Gilbert Council, Royal Acranum, past grand dir. of
ceremonies of the Grand Lodge, F. and A. M., State of
N. Y. Address: L. I. Coll. Hosp., Brooklyn, N. Y.


Merchant; b. Brooklyn, N. Y., July 10, 1865; a.
Robert and Harriette (Ebrey) Shaw; ed. Brooklyn
public achs.; unmarried; pres. and dir. Robert Shaw's
U. S. Bonded Warehouses; v. -p. and dir. Casella Color
Co.; sec. and dir. Matheson Lead Co., Swedenborgian.
Advisor Prospect Heights Hosp., dir. Brooklyn Acad.
of Music, Adelphi Coll. Associates; sec. and dir, N.orti>
Country Colony; trustee Brooklyn Soc of New Church
and Nat. Church, Washington, D. C, New Church B'd
of Publication. Clubs: Hamilton (Brooklyn), Drug
and Chemical, National Arts, Chemists, McDowell
(N. Y. City), Nassau Country (L. I.). Residence: 343
Carlton A v., Brooklyn, and Glen Cove, L. I Address-
182 Front St., N. Y. City.


Clergyman; b. Dillsburg, Pa., Oct. 16, 1835; s Dr
George Leonard and Eliza (Eichelberger) Shearer-
ed. Tuscarora. Acad., 1S54; grad. Layfayette Coll 1857 :
Princeton Theol. Sem., 1864; Lafayette, D.D 1883- m'

SK 6 ' N -,7- D ,? c - 27 ' 1865 - Mar y Wing Ketch'um;
children: Mary Young, Elizabeth Eichelberger Edith
Louise, George Lewis (deceased), Leander Howard,
Katharine Lilian (deceased), Conway Wing, Margaret
Juliet Taught in Pa, 1852-1854; principal Collegiate
'PS?;' Monroeville, Ala., 1857-1859; Academia, Pa., 1859-
nu-,' ^ h , c< ? n sed t0 . Preach by Second Presbytery of
Philadelphia, April, 1S64; ordained by same Presby-
tery, Oct. 3, 1865; joined Presbytery of N Y 1870-
entered service of Am. Tract Soc, N. Y., March 22*
1862, continuing meanwhile his theol. ed'n; missionary
to soldiers and freedmen, Washington, D. C. 1862-
1864; organized schools for "contrabands," Washing-
ton and Georgetown; ministered to wounded as army
missionary, and delegate erf U. S. Christian comm'n-
on many battlefields of Northern Va., 1862-1865- dist
sec. Am Tract Soc. at Phila., 1864-1866; same at Rich-
mond, Va., 1865-1868; reorganized Southern work, Am.
Tract Soc. ass't sec. N. Y., 1868-1872; founded Pacifio
,o?o n ?J'v San Francisco, 1869; corr. sec Am. Tract Soc,
1878-1908; sec emiritus since 1908; v. -p. Evangelical
Alliance; one of founders Presbyterian Union N Y
i? 8 !? ^.-p. Citizens' East Side Improvement Ass'n,
N. Y. City; ex-trustee Lafayette Coll.; sec comm'n for
securing exemption from collateral inheritance tax
in State of N. Y., for religious, oharitable and edn'l
instns, 1S89-1S90, trustee and chm'n exec. com. Soc.
for Publishing Evangelical Literature for the Blind.
Mem. Phi Beta Kappa, Pa. Soc. of N. Y. City Ad-
dress: 523 W. 121st St., N. Y. City.


Physician; b. N. Y. City, Oct. 27, 1876; s. Rev. George
L Shearer D.D., and Mary Wing (Ketchum) Shearer-
ed Chapin Collegiate Sch., N. Y. City; Princeton Univ
;\K" 1S ", Coll. Phys. and Surg. (Columbia" Md"
1901; m. Trinity Chapel. N. Y. City, 1907, Grace Thorn'-
dike Parker; one son. Frank Hartley, b. June 11 1908
Interne at Bellevue Hosp., 1901-1903; demonstrator in
physiology Columbia Univ. since 1911. Visiting nhv-
sician since 1911; ass't physician in Vanderbilt Clinic
physician Lincoln Hosp. since 1904 and visiting Phy-
sician since 1911; ass't physician in Vaderbilt Clinic
1903-1909; adjunct ass't visiting physician to tuber-
culosis service Bellevue Hosp., 1908-1910- adjunct as-
sistant visiting physician to Bellevue Hosp since 1911
Entered service with Squadron A, N G'N Y 1906-
major and surgeon in 1st Cav. Reg't, NGNY' since'



1811. Republican; Presby'n. Mem. Am. Med. Ass'n,
N. Y. County Med. Soc, N. Y. State Med. Soc, Alumni
Ass'n Oif Bellevue IIosp., N. Y. Acad. Medicine, Quiz
Med. Soc., Practical Medicine Soc, Ass'n of Mil. Sur-
geons, U. S. A. Mem. Kip's Bay Dist., Com. of Charity
Org'n Soc Clubs: Princeton, Squadron A Club. Ad-
dress: 448 Park Av., N. Y. City.


Manufacturer; b. Jamestown, N. Y., Dec. 12, 1857;
s. Rufus P. and Sophronia (Neff) Shearman; ed. James-
town High Sch.; m. Jamestown, June 20, 1SS3, Cath-
arine L. Derry; children: Lulu C, b. 1884, Frank E.,
Jr., b. 1886, Florence M., b 1888, John C, b. 1892,
William R., b. 1896. Catherine S.. b. 1900, Richard, b.
1902. Mem. firm Shearman Bros, for a number of
years, until the business was incorporated, and since
then pres. and treas. Chm'n Chautauqua Co. Dem.
Com., 1891-1893; alternate to IDem. Nat. Conv., 1896;
m<em. Cooper Union anti-Parker delegation to St. Louis
Conv.. 1904; delegate to Dem. Nat. Conv., Denver, 1908.
Has been delegate to numerous Dem. State Convs.;
took an active part in the anti-Hill movement, 1892.
Catholic Mem. Jamestown Council Knights of Colum-
bus. Club: Reform ('N. Y. City). Address: James-
town, N. Y.


Physician; b. New Brunswick, Can., June 4, 1876;
s. Robert and Laliah Ada ('Steeves) Shearman; ed.
Columbia Univ., AjB., 1897, A.M.. 1901, .Coll. Phys. and
Surg. (Columbia), M.D.. 1901 (Harsen Prize man); m.
Brooklyn, April 17, 1906, Dily Shaw; one son: Keith
Willis, b. June 11. 1906. Spent two years in Methodist
Episcopal Hosp. in Brooklyn.; since then engaged in
private practise. Republican: Methodist. Mem. Am.
Med. Ass'n, Kings Co. Med. Ass'n, N. Y. State Med.
SOC, Alumni of M. E. Hosp.. Flatbush Med. Soc, Kings
Co. Lodge, F. and A. M., Nassau Council Royal
Arcanum. Address: 400 Ocean Av., Brooklyn, N. Y.


Physician; b. in Dutchess Co., N. Y., Jan. 15, 1860,
s. Charles H. Shears, M.D., and Louis M. (White)
Shears; ed. Trinity Coll., Hartford. Conn., and N. Y.
Univ.; m. Feb. 27, 1889. Susan H. Moore, of Yonkers,
N. Y. ; children: Lambert Armour, Randolph Moore,
Jessica. Served at various times as house surgeon
N. Y. City and Maternity Hosps.; ass't attending sur-
geon Mothers' and Babies' Hosp.; instr. in obstetrics
Cornell Univ. Med. Coll. Author of various mono-
graphs on medical and allied topics; adjunct prof, of
obstetrics N. Y. Polyclinic Med. Sch. and Hosp.; visit-
ing obstetrician to the N. Y. City Hosp. and to the
Misericordia Hosp. Address: 203 W. 103d St., N. Y.


Banker; b. Gait, Ontario, Aug. 3, 1S64; s. William
Arrindell and Marion (Low) Shearson; ed. Collegiate
Inst., Gait, Ontario; m. Boston, Mass., Nov. 14, 1903,
Flora Josephine Shea. Auditor Wis. Central R.R.,
Chicago, 1890-1898; comptroller and ass't to pres.. Fed-
eral Steel Co., 1898-1901; comptroller U. S. Steel Corp'n,
1901-1902. In 1902 organized firm Shearson, Hammill
& Co., bankers, N. Y. City; pres. Maclntyre Iron Co.,
treas. and dir. Guerrero Development Co., dir. Am.
Steel Foundries, Phoenix Nat. Bank, Guerrero Iron &
Timber Co. Independent; Episcopalian. Life mem.
Met. Museum of Art. Recreations: Yachting, shooting,
fishing, golfing. Clubs: Metropolitan, N. Y. Yacht,
Indian Harbor Yacht, Greenwich Country (gov.), Apa-
wamis. Automobile of America (gov. and v. -p.), White
Oak (pres. and dir.), St. Johns Salmon, Lighthouse,
Narrows Island, Economic, Sleepy Hollow, Nat. Golf
Links of America. Residence: Spring Court, Green-
wich, Conn. Address: 71 Broadway, N. Y. City.


Merchant, banker; b. Athens, Pa., 1861; s. John and
Ellen (Walsh) Sheehan; ed. public schs. and business
coll., Elmira, N. Y.; m. Elmira, N. Y., 1909, Ellen
Loretta O'tHerron. Senior mem. dry goods firm Shee-
lian Dean & Co., Elmira, N. Y., since 188S; dir. Che-
mung Canal Trust Co., Elmira Ice Co., Elmira Herald
Publishing Co. (publishers of Elmira Herald). Alder-
man of Elmira, 1888-1892; police comm'r, 1895-1901;
Mayor. 1902-1903, 1908-1913: mem. Dem. State Com.
since 1902. Democrat; Catholic. V.-p. Catholic Mutual
Benefit Ass'n ; dist. deputy Knights of Columbus.
Clubs: City, Country, Pinecliff. Residence: 361 Maple
Av. Address: 142 W. Water St., Elmira, N. Y.


Lawyer; b. Buffalo, N. Y., Nov. 6, 1859; ed. public
schools and St. Joseph Coll., A.B. Admitted to N. Y.
Bar, 1881, practised in Buffalo, 1881-1895; sln< n in

N Y. City. Dir. Kings County Electric Light ana

Power Co. and of other electric lighting corp'ns and
other companies. Democrat; mem. N. Y. Assembly,
1885-1891, speaker, 1891, lieut-gov. N. Y., 1892-1895.
Mem. Dem. State Com., 1889-1893; Dem. Nat. Com. from
N. Y., 1892-1896; delegate to Nat. Dem. Convs., 1892,
1896, 1908. Residence: 16 E. 56th St. Address: 14
Wall St., N. Y. City.


Physician; b. Lexington, Ky., Nov. 25, 1866; s. Ed-
mund Pendleton and Susan (Hart) Shelby; ed. Ken-
tucky Univ., A.B., 1887, A.M., 1900; N. Y. Univ., .M.U.,
1891. In active practice of medicine since 1891. Demo-
crat; Presby'n. Mem. N. Y. County Med. Soc, N. Y.
State Med. Soc, Am. Med. Ass'n, N. Y. Pathol. Soc, N.
Y. Acad. Medicine. Recreations: Golf, fishing, hunting.
Clubs: N. Y. Athletic, Richmond County Country. Ad-
dress: 116 W. 74th St., N. Y. City.


Lawyer; b. Lexington, Ky., Dec. 13, 1872; s. Edmund
P. and Susan (Hart) Shelby; grad. Ky. Univ., A.B.,
1893; N. Y. Daw Sch., LL.B., 1896. Admitted to bar,
1896; served as sp'l ass't U. S. Att'y in prosecution of
Anti-Trust cases, 1911-1913, by app'tmt of att'y gen.
Mem. Ass'n Bar City of N. Y., trustee of The Ken-
tuckians. Recreations: Shooting, fishing, golf. Club:
Filson (Louisville, Ky.). Residence: 116 W. 74th St.
Address: 60 Wall St., N. Y. City.


Merchant; b. Brooklyn, N. Y., 1862; s. Henry ana
Cecelia (Farrington) Sheldon; grad. Brooklyn Poly.
Inst.; m. Brooklyn, 1893, Anna Butts; one d., Florence
McGregor, b. 1898. Pres. A. J. Sheldon Co. Republi-
can; Episcopalian. Club: Crescent Athletic. Resi-
dence: 8203 Ridge Boulevard, Brooklyn, N. Y. Aa-
dress: 100 Front St., N. Y. City.


Banker, b. Brooklyn, N. Y., April 16, 1857; s. William
C. and Marv (de Forest) Sheldon; ed. St. Paul's Sch.,
Concord, N. H., Harvard, A.B., 1879; m. Brooklyn, Dec,
1881, Mary R. Seney. Since graduation continuously
engaged in banking business in N. Y. City; mem. firm
of William C. Sheldon & Co. Pres. and dir. Electrical
Securities Corp'n; treas. and dir. Detroit Edison Co.,
Milwaukee Elec R'y and Light Co., Milwaukee Light,
Heat and Traction Co., The North American Co.; dir.
Am. Locomotive Automobile Co., Am. Locomotive Co.,
Bethlehem Steel Corp'n, Cincinnati Northern R. R. Co.,
The Locomotive and Machine Co. of Montreal, Lt'd, Lo-
comotive Security Co., Metropolitan Trust Co. of N. Y-,
Nat. Copper Bank, J. Rogers Locomotive Works, St.
Louis Transit Co., Union Elec. Light and Power Co.,
Union Elec. Light, Heat and Power Co. of St. Louis,
United Railways Co. of St. Louis. Republican; dele-
gate to Nat. Republican Conv., 1900; mem. Nat. Rep.
Com., 1903-1904, treas. N. Y. County Rep. Com., 1899-
1903; treas. N. Y. State Rep. Com., 1906; treas. Nat. Rep.
Com. from 1908. Episcopalian; trustee St. Paul's Sch.,
Concord, N. H. Clubs: Union League (pres. 1907-1911),
University, Republican, Union, N. Y. Yacht, Harvard,
Racquet and Tennis (N. Y. City), Metropolitan (Wash-
ington, D. C). Residence: 24 E. 3Sth St. Address: 62
Cedar St., N. Y. City.


Lawyer; b. Randolph, N. Y., Nov. 10, 1871; s. Charles
C. Sheldon; ed. Randolph Union Sch. and Chamberlain
inst'n grad. 1889. Was for four years associated with
father, and later engaged alone in mercantile and re-
tail coal business; began study of law, 1893, in offices
of Judge William H. Henderson and Alexander Went-
worth, Randolph, N. Y.; admitted to bar, Rochester, N.
Y 1896, and established practice at Randolph, N. Y-
Elected Justice of the peace at 21, being then the
youngest magistrate in U. S.; held office for 9 years;
ass't sec State Constitutional Conv. of 1894; ass't chief
revision dep't of Assem'bly 1S99, chief same, 190U-
1902; elected to N. Y. Assembly in 1902, re-elected 1903
and 1904, from Second Dist. of Cattaraugus Co.; re-
moved to N. Y. City, where is now engaged in practice
of law. Address: 170 Broadway, N. Y. City.


Electrical engineer, educator; b. Middlebury, Vt.,
March S, 1862; s. H. Alexander and Mary (Bass) Shel-
don; grad, Middlebury Coll., A.B., 18S3, A.M., 1886,
D.Sc, 1911; Wurzburg (Germany) Univ., Ph.D., 1888;
D.Sc Univ. of Pa., 1907; m. Brooklyn, June 18, 1891,
Frances Warner Putnam; one son: Samuel, Jr., b. 1S96.
During studies at Wurzburg was ass't to Prof. Kohl-
rausch; ass't in physics at Harvard one year; prof.
physics and elec. eng'ring, Poly. Inst., Brooklyn, 1SS9;
pres Am. Inst. Elec. Eng'rs, 1906-1907; pres. Dep't or
Electricity, Brooklyn Inst. Arts and Sciences, since
1906. Independent in politics; Episcopalian. Author:



Dynamo Electrical Machinery; Alternating Current
Machines (joint author); Traction and Transmission
Engineering. Mem. N. Y. Elec. Soc, A. A. A. S., Am.

nit in. d-'eiiti xvtiopa j|iaiuiii iidicuui.v. \^.

neers. Address: Poly. Inst.. Brooklyn, N. T.

Physician, banker; h. Birmingham, Conn., Aug. 24,
1S53: s. George Wellington and Margaret (Atwood)
Shelton; ed. in schools of Andover, Mass., N. V.
Homce. Med. Coll. and Hosp., M.D., 1SS3; m. Bridge-
port, Conn., Oct., 1S74, Ida E. Sherman; children: II. u
riet Mav (now Mis. F. K Hollister), b. Aug. 14, 1875,
Allen \\\, b. Oct. 81, 1887. Engaged in practice of med-
icine since 1883. Was prof, materia medica in N. V
ilium". Mod. Coll., now emeritus prof.; Eormerlj reg-
istrar of same. V.-p. First Nat. Bank, Rldgefield,
Conn. Mem. N. Y. State Homce. Med. Soc, N. Y.
County Homce. Med. Soc, Am. Inst. Homoeopath \:
was surgeon to Mil. Soc. War of 1812. Now retired;
has traveled extensively in Europe, Egypt, America,
Alaska, Mexico and West Indies. Episcopalian. Prison
Ass'n of N. Y. Recreation: Country life in home in
Ridgfefield. Conn. Address: Ridgefleld, Conn.


Clergyman; b. New Haven, Conn., Jan. 8, 1870; s.
Francis Waterman and Emma (Belden) Shepard;
grad. Trinitv Coll., B.A. (with honors), 1S91, M.A..
1894, Gen. Theol. Sent., B.D., 1894, D.D., 1912; was also
student at Columbia Univ. and Univ. of N. Y.; m. Bris-
tol, Conn., June 22, 1904. Marguerite Dunbar; children:
Katharine, b. June 4, 1905; Alice Emma, b. June 30.
1906- Marguerite Dunbar, b. Oct. 25. 190S. Fellow Gen.
Theol. Sent., 1S94-1S9S; inst'r in Hebrew, same, 1S9S-
1902; adjunct prof. Biblical learning, 1902-1905; prof.
Hebrew and cognate languages since 1906. Mem. Phi
Beta Kappa Soc, Soc. of Biblical Literature and Exe-
gesis, Am. Oriental Soc, N. Y. Oriental Club, and N. Y.
Churchman's Ass'n. Address: 9 Chelsea Sq., N. Y. City.


Capitalist; b. Buffalo. N. Y., July 29, 1S56; s. Sidney
and Elizabeth De Angelis (Wells) Shepard; grad. Yale,
B.A., 1S7S; Hamilton, LL.B., 1879. Dir. Mobile & Ohio
Railroad Co., Republic Metalware Co. (Buffalo) Trus-
tee Cornell Univ., Ithaca, N. Y. Clubs: Buffalo, Saturn
(Buffalo). Fortnightly (Oswego, N. Y.), Lawyers, Uni-
versity (N. Y. City). Address: New Haven, Oswego
Co., N. Y.


Railroad official; b. Saybrook, Conn., Oct. S, 1S67; s.
Rev. Peter Lake and Mary Anna (Burr) Shepar-d; ed.
Seabury Inst., Saybrook, Conn., where was prepared
for coll. and took examinations for Trinity Coll., Hart-
ford, Conn.; m. Tarrytown, N. Y., Jan. 22, 1913, Helen
Miller Gould. With Northern Pacific R'y, St. Paul,
1SS9-1901; Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe R'y, 1901-1905,
last 3 years of which period was gen. su>p't of Santa
Fe Coast Lines, headquarters Los Angeles, Calif.; in
commercial business in Chicago, 1905-1911, when moved
to St. Louis with exec, offices of Mo. Pacific System;
transferred to N. Y. office, Dec. 1912. V.-p. and dir.
Mo. Pacific R'y, St. Louis Iron Mountain & Southern
R'y, Texas & Pacific R'y; ass't to pres. and dir. Den-
ver & Rio Grande R.R. Mem. Council N. Y. Univ.,
mem. exec. com. Bureau for Safe Transportation of
Explosives and other dangerous articles. Mem. Pan-
Am. Soc. of U. S. Clubs: N. Y. Railroad. Railroad,
Sleepv Hollow Country, St. Louis, Denver, Saddle &
Cycle", South Shore Country, Chicago Athletic. Resi-
dence: Tarrvtown, N. Y. Address: 165 Broadway,
N. Y. City.


Librarian; b. Essex. Conn., Jan. 23, 1850; s. Dr. Fred-
erick W. and Maria T. (Green) Shepard; ed. Hartford
(Conn.) High Sch.; grad. Yale, A.B., 1873; m. Worces-
ter. Mass., Nov. 10, 1881, Ellie J. Sumner. Connected
with Worcester Press, 1873-1874: Indianapolis (Ind.)
Sentinel, 1874-1876, N. Y. World, 1877-1880, Buffalo
Courier, 1880-1S97; since 1897 reference librarian in
Buffalo (Public Library. Compiler of numerous his-
tories of his college class, of which he has been sec.
since 1876; contb'r of articles, generally historical, to
local and other publications; editor reprint of Thomas
Budd's Good Order in Pennsylvania. Author of The
Johnson's Island Plot in Vol. 9 of Publications of Buf-
falo Hist. Soc; especially interested in history of Great
Lakes. Independent Democrat; Presby'n. Mem. Buf-
falo Hist. Soc. Clubs: University, Westminster,
Thursday. Address: 17 Pearl Place, Buffalo, N. Y.


Philanthropist; b. N. Y. City, June 20, 1S68; eldest
d. Jay and Helen Day (Miller) Gould; m. Irvlngton-on-

Hudgon, N, V.. Jan. 22. 1913, Finley Johnson Shepard.
idi ntitied with many benevolent works. Address:
Lyndhurst, Ervington-on-Hudson, N. V-, and 579 Fifth
a v.. N. Y. City.


Lawyer; b. N". Y. City, April 24, 1880: s. J. Woolsey
and Ida W. (Adams) Shepard; grad. Trinity Sch., 1897,
Columbia Coll., A.B., 1901, Columbia Univ. Law Sch.,
LL.i:.. 1903; m. N. Y. City, June 9, 1903, Mary C. Fran-
cis. Engaged in practise of law since graduation.
Mem. law firm of Benjamin, Shepard, Houghton &
Taylor; v.-p. and dir. De Damater Byrnes Automobile
Co.; treas. and dir. Maltzyme Co., Inc.; mean. Com. on
Law and Legislation of West Kiol Ass'n; mem. N. Y'.
County Lawyers Ass'n. Kpiseopalian. Recreations:
Golfing, automobiling. Clubs: Columbia University,
West Side Republican, Underwriters, Knollwood Coun-
try. Residence: 2345 Broadway. Address: 111 Broad-
way. N. Y. City.


Principal High Sch. of Commerce; b. Panola, 111.,
Jan. 1. 1S6S; s. David and Nancy (Hayes) Sheppard;
ed. public and high schools of Panola, 111., State Nor-
mal Univ. (grad. Academic and Normal Dep'ts), 1891,
Harvard, A.B., 1S94, graduate work Columbia 'Univ.,
1S97-1900, N. Y. Univ., 1901-1902; in. July 12, 1905, Rena
French Masters. Teacher in public schools, 1S84-
1886; principal Decatur (111.) High Sch., 1894-1897;
head Dep't of History, DeWitt Clinton High .Sch., N. Y.
City, 1S97-1902, and acting principal of Annex same
sch., 1900-1902, since 1902 principal High Sch. of Com-
merce, which he organized, and iwhich was first inst'n
of its kind in U. S. Editor: Appleton's Series of Texts
for Commercial Schools. Pres. N Y. City High Sch.
Teachers' Ass'n, Nat. Edn. Ass'n, Nat. Municipal League
(sec. Com. on Instr'n in Municipal Gov't), Nat. Geog.
Soc; fellow Am. Geog. Soc Clubs: Harvard, Gradu-
ates, Schoolmasters. Residence: 308 W. 97th St. Ad-
dress: 157 W. 65th St., N. Y. City.


Physician; b. Greenwich, N. J., June 1, 1859; s.
George Wood and Ruth (Bacon) Sheppard; ed. Yard-
ley Warner Private Sch., Germantown, Pa., 1868-1871,

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