Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Shedds in:
 • Mountain View Cemetery
 • Rapid City
 • Pennington County
 • South Dakota
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Warren Shedd
Birth: Feb. 22, 1821
Death: Aug. 29, 1881

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. A Stoddard, New Hampshire native, his Civil War service began on August 29, 1861 with the rank of Captain in the 30th Illinois Volunteer Infantry. The following year, on April 24th, promotion to Major was earned. He continued to move up the chain of command with promotions of Lieutenant Colonel on Januaury 24, 1863 followed by succeeding to become commander of the 30th Illinois on June 13, 1863 with the rank of Colonel. Based on his "meritorious services during the war", he acknowledged a commissioned of Brevet Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 3, 1865.  (bio by: Stonewall) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jemima Spaulding Shedd (1786 - 1866)
 
 Spouse:
  Antoinette Shedd (1839 - 1910)*
 
 Children:
  Phillip Sheridan Shedd (1863 - 1911)*
  Edward M. Shedd (1866 - 1943)*
 
 Sibling:
  Warren Shedd (1821 - 1881)
  Frank Shedd (1825 - 1892)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Rapid City
Pennington County
South Dakota, USA
Plot: GAR Plot, Section 28, Lot 130
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Stonewall
Record added: Sep 26, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9521060
Warren Shedd
Added by: Stonewall
 
Warren Shedd
Added by: Rickie Bickle
 
Warren Shedd
Added by: Stonewall
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Matthew Anderson
 Added: Jul. 27, 2014

- Donna Lee Wall
 Added: Aug. 29, 2012

- Veteran's family
 Added: Aug. 29, 2011
There are 28 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.8 after 26 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service