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Family of William Peters and Jennette [Shepherd]
William PETERS (possibly the son of Richard PETERS and Jerusha [SUTTON]) was born abt 1782 in New York. He died 3 December 1856 probably in New York.

William PETERS married Jennette [SHEPHERD] abt 1805 in New York.

Jennette [SHEPHERD] (possibly the dau. of William SHEPHERD and Margaret MCINTOSH) was born abt 1787 in New York. She died 28 March 1858 probably in New York.

William PETERS and Jennette [SHEPHERD] had the following children (order uncertain):

  1. William A. PETERS (? - ?)
  2. Samuel PETERS (? - ?)
  3. Mathias S. PETERS (? - ?)
  4. Leonard S. PETERS (abt 1825 - ?)
  5. James N. PETERS (? - ?)
  6. Margaret PETERS (? - ?)
  7. Phebe E. PETERS (? - ?)
  8. Susan J. PETERS (? - ?)

William, Jennette and son Leonard can be found in together the 1850 Clifton Park, Saratoga County, New York census. William made a will dated 1 November 1851 which names his wife and children.
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