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Lydia Boggs Shepherd


Feb 26, 1766

Lydia Boggs Shepherd was born in Berkeley County

1774

The Boggs family settled near Wheeling

Other events that happened on or around 1774

1782

Lydia Shepherd married Moses Shepherd

Other events that happened on or around 1782

1832

Lydia Shepherd married Daniel Cruger after her former husband's death

Other events that happened on or around 1832

1849

Lydia Shepherd denied that Betty Zane made the famous gunpowder run to save Fort Henry, claiming it was Molly Scott

Other events that happened on or around 1849

Oct 14, 1850

Delegates convened in Richmond for the Constitutional Convention

Sep 26, 1867

Lydia Shepherd died at Shepherd Hall


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