Paul Shepard

Paul Shepard

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Paul F. Shepard
Born 1950s.
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Son of and [private mother (1930s - unknown)]
Brother of [private brother (1950s - unknown)], [private sister (1960s - unknown)], [private sister (1960s - unknown)] and [private brother (1960s - unknown)]
Father of , [private daughter (1970s - unknown)] and [private daughter (1970s - unknown)]
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Wiki Genealogist January 2019 Club 1,000 Scan-a-Thon 2019 December 2018 Club 1,000 Family Star November 2018 Club 1,000 England Project Member October 2018 Club 1,000 DNA Tested September 2018 Club 100 August 2018 Club 100 July 2018 Club 100 June 2018 Club 100 May 2018 Club 100 April 2018 Club 100 Pre-1700 March 2018 Club 100 February 2018 Club 100 January 2018 Club 100 September 2017 Club 100
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England Orphan Team
Paul Shepard has completed the England Project's Orphan Trail.
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Paul Shepard was born in Essex, England.
Paul Shepard participated with Sandringham Strollers during the 2019 Scan-a-Thon, scanning and uploading 37 items to profiles.


Paul was born at 11:40am in Oldchurch hospital, Romford to Frederick Shepard & Sylvia Ellis. [1]


He went to South Park Jr. School, Seven Kings, Essex 1957-63 Mayfield Sec. Boys School, Seven Kings, Essex 1963-68 During his apprenticeship (1969-1972) as a GPO (now BT) telephone engineer he was educated at Holloway Tech College, London, England


Paul married Susan Finigan in 1972 in Ilford, Essex. He married Carol Steindl in 1975 in Clapham, South London. He married Susan (Ansell) Challis in 2000 in Florida, USA.


Telephone engineer 1968-72 London Underground Electronics Engineer 1977-80 Motor mechanic, Hotelier, Despatch Rider. Heating Engineer. 1991-2018,

2018, now retired & addicted to WikiTree!


  1. "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008," database, FamilySearch ( : 1 October 2014), Paul F Shepard, 1952; from "England & Wales Births, 1837-2006," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Romford, Essex, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.
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Ellis is my mothers line, East London 1900's
Just because I'm English, but with many foreign ancesters!
My GT.Grandmothers line around East London, UK. Traced to German immigrants.
My grandmothers name from East London, England. Also Spelled Rendall, or Rendell in some census records.
Shepard is my fathers line traced back to 1858 in New bern, Craven, North Carolina
My fathers maternal line traced from East London back to Bishops Stortford area

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On 1 Feb 2019 at 15:40 GMT Janet (Langridge) Wild wrote:

Hi Paul

Did Williams-68990 get sorted if not let me know also if you can let me have the full URL http:/ www etc

So many I cannot find him

You left your message on the 22nd Jan 19 so hopefully you can find his profile on your contribution list

Regards Janet

On 15 Jan 2019 at 12:22 GMT Janet (Langridge) Wild wrote:

Hi Paul

Try these


P.S. If links do not work in an email from WikiTree, try them from the comment section of your profile page.

On 14 Jan 2019 at 14:16 GMT Janet (Langridge) Wild wrote:

Hi Paul

Well it has been a fab experience and had us all sorting through those boxes we have 'meant' to look through for ages.

Thank you all for taking part and all your contributions, everyone adds to and grows the tree. The pictures help bring the profiles to ife again.

So take a break then consider joining in the fun with the [52 Photos] and the [52 Ancestors] challenges for 2019.


On 13 Jan 2019 at 09:33 GMT Janet (Langridge) Wild wrote:

Hi Paul

Good luck with the hunt

Sunday lunch will be in our knees as dinning room table has disappeared

Have fun

On 13 Jan 2019 at 00:33 GMT Janet (Langridge) Wild wrote:

Hi Paul

Hope you will be joining us again tomorrow for the last day of the Scan a Thon. The team is in 6th place only 3 behind the the Great Lakes, we currently have 474 uploads. Lesley has done a fab job and is our no 1 Carol is 2nd.

Thank you so much for being on the team every single contribution counts :)

Hope to see you around tomorrow

Janet - Sandringham Strollers

On 11 Jan 2019 at 00:42 GMT Janet (Langridge) Wild wrote:

Hi Paul

Hope you are all geared up and ready to go for the Scan-a-thon it all begins soon

Happy scanning and uploading

Basic rules No unlisted profile / only 10 per profile will be counted

Thank you for being on our small but mighty team Gillian wish us all the best

Please chat, ask questions in the

The link to the help page and calender are up the top

Cheers Janet

On 10 Nov 2018 at 23:08 GMT Janet (Langridge) Wild wrote:

Hi Paul

I sent you a few links via a PM about the Data Doctor Project

Please let me know I added you name to the team page

Appreciate if you can confirm


On 4 Nov 2018 at 09:59 GMT Sally Mason wrote:

I wish I could understand this site .... I cant work out how to change Scears, Sears its So complicated! Thanks for your advise anyway ..... but I’m afraid it will have to stay that way!!!

On 3 Nov 2018 at 18:42 GMT Wendy (Ling) Sullivan wrote:

Hi Paul,

It's been a year since the England Project was re-ignited. Thank you for being part of this exciting journey!

We really appreciate all your contributions and hard work :)

We would love some feedback from you please. :)

Are you happy contributing with the team you are on, or would you like a change, or even add to another team?

If you are not already on a team, which one would you like to be on?

If you are not sure what is available, just ask, we are here to help :)

Are you still happy contributing to the England Project?

Please PM me through my profile and let me know how you are doing :)

Thank you :)

Wendy Leader England Project.

On 3 Nov 2018 at 13:54 GMT Wendy (Ling) Sullivan wrote:

Hi Paul

A warm welcome to the England Project. We are so glad you joined us!!

You have received the England badge for being an active member of the England Project.

Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions and don’t forget to add England to your tags.

Wendy :)

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