References for George Joseph Sheppard and Matilda Vernum
Special thanks to Emily for looking up the regimental records at Kew.
[a] NSW BDM Index
[b] Tasmania Pioneer BDM Index
[c] Death Certificate Matilda Ann Sheppard
[d] 1851 UK Census
[e] 1881 UK Census
[f] Marriage Cert Matilda Vernum and John Chick.
[g] Marriage Certificate Matilda Ann Sheppard and Peter Hickson
[h] British Army in Australia, 1788-1870, by James Hugh Donohoe: Microfiche Index
[i] Additional information supplied courtesy of Josephine & members of the B&S list
[j] Birth Certificate Elizabeth Emma Sheppard - NSW BDM
[k] Birth Certificate Rebecca Sheppard-NSW BDM
[l] 1871 UK Census
[m] Marriage Cert George Joseph Sheppard and Matilda Vernum
[n[ Birth Regist. John Thomas Sheppard - Tas Archives
[o] Death Regist. Elizabeth Emma Sheppard - Tas Archives
[p] Death Regist. John Thomas Sheppard - Tas Archives
[q] 1841 census
[r] WO Records National Archive, Kew.
[s] Regimental Birth Records
[t] Birth Cert William Frederick Sheppard - NSW BDM
[u] Baptism Index - St Mary Redcliffe by Bristol and Avon FHS
[v] IGI Beta Website - Australian records