Digest of the Early Connecticut Probate Records
(Hartford District),
Charles W. Mainwaring,
Hartford, 1902,
Vol 3, p 642

          SHEPARDSON, John. Court Revord, page 100 -- 29 May 1749: Dist. of the estate of John SHEPARDSON, late of Middletown decd., was now exhibited in Court under the hands of Joseph WHITE, John FISKE and Jeremiah GOODRICH. Accepted. Ordered to be kept on file.