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Colonel Francis Henry Sheppee (1874-1960), founder of the Sheppee Motor Co
1874 November 30th. Born the son of Francis Faulknor Sheppee and his wife Alice Jesse
Apprenticed to James Simpson and Co
1939 Director of National Glass Works, (York)
Adm. at PEMBROKE, Oct. 1893. Eldest s. of Francis Faulkner, Lieut.-Colonel, R.A., retired (and Alice Jessie, dau. of Major-Gen. Robert Manwell Johnstone). B. Nov. 30, 1873, at Pictree House, Chester-le-Street, Durham. School, Uppingham. Matric. Michs. 1893; B.A. 1896. With James Simpson and Co., Ltd., engineers. M.I.M.E. Director of the national glass-works, York; of the Sheppee motor and engineering Co., and the Exchange Telegraph Co., Ltd. Of Holly Spring, Bracknell, Berks., in 1946.