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Thomas Shepard was an English, afterwards American Puritan minister and a significant figure in early colonial New England.

Thomas D. Shepard, or Tom Shepard, is a former Los Angeles City Council member who served between 1961 and 1967. He left office when he was convicted of receiving a bribe, and he served time in state prison.

Thomas Z. Shepard is an American record producer who is best known for his recordings of Broadway musicals, including the works of Stephen Sondheim. Shepard is also a composer, conductor, music arranger and pianist.

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Shepherd, Shepard, Sheppard, Shephard and Shepperd are surnames and given names, and alternative spellings and cognates of the English word "Shepherd".

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