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Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 53 people with the Shedd surname? In that year Shedd was ranked number 3526 for popularity in the UK.
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Did you know that there are currently 57 people with the Shedd surname in the UK? Shedd is now ranked number 3989 for popularity in the UK.
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|John G. Shedd||Wiki Detail||John Graves Shedd (July 20, 1850 - October 22, 1926) was the second president and chairman of the board of Marshall Field & Company.|
|Kenny Shedd||Wiki Detail||Kendrick Dwayne Shedd (born February 14, 1971 in Davenport, Iowa) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League for the New York Jets,Chicago Bears, Oakland Raiders and the Washington Redskins.|