|Full name||Dorothy Cunliffe Shepherd-Barron|
|Country (sports)||United Kingdom|
24 November 1897|
|Died||20 February 1953
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|French Open||2R (1926)|
|Wimbledon||QF (1921, 1924)|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
|US Open||F (1929)|
|Grand Slam Mixed Doubles results|
|Wimbledon||F (1923, 1924, 1934)|
|Wightman Cup||W (1924)|
- For the Canadian politician, see Dorothy Shephard
At the 1924 Summer Olympics she teamed up with Evelyn Colyer to win a bronze medal in the women's doubles event. In the singles event she reached the quarterfinal in which she was beaten by Julie Vlasto.
Between 1920 and 1939 she participated in 15 editions of the Wimbledon Championships. In the singles event her best result was reaching the quarterfinal in 1921 (lost to Mabel Clayton) and 1924 (lost to Phyllis Satterthwaite. She reached the final of the Wimbledon doubles event in 1929 with Phyllis Howkins Covell but lost in straight sets to compatriots Peggy Saunders Michell and Phoebe Holcroft Watson, a result that would be repeated a few months later in the final of the U.S. National Championships. Two years later, 1931, she partnered Phyllis Mudford King to win the doubles title, defeating Doris Metaxa Howard and Josane Sigart in three sets.
On 23 September 1921 she married engineer Wilfred Shepherd-Barron in Bombay, India. One of their children was John Shepherd-Barron, credited as the inventor of the automated teller machinem while their youngest son, Richard Shepherd-Barron, is a former racing driver in the fifties and sixties finishing thirteenth overall at the 1962 Le Mans race. She died in a car accident in Cambridgeshire on 20 February 1953.
Grand Slam finals
Doubles: 3 (1 title, 2 runner-up)
|Runner-up||1929||Wimbledon||Grass||Phyllis Howkins Covell|| Peggy Saunders Michell
Phoebe Holcroft Watson
|Runner-up||1929||U.S. National Championships||Grass||Phyllis Howkins Covell|| Peggy Saunders Michell
Phoebe Holcroft Watson
|6–2, 3–6, 4–6|
|Winner||1931||Wimbledon||Grass||Phyllis Mudford King|| Doris Metaxa Howard
|3–6, 6–3, 6–4|
Mixed doubles: 4 (4 runners-up)
|Runner-up||1923||Wimbledon||Grass||Lewis Deane|| Elizabeth Ryan
|Runner-up||1924||Wimbledon||Grass||Leslie Godfree|| Kitty McKane
|3–6, 6–3, 3–6|
|Runner-up||1931||French Championships||Clay||Bunny Austin|| Betty Nuthall
|3–6, 7–5, 3–6|
|Runner-up||1934||Wimbledon||Grass||Bunny Austin|| Dorothy Round
|6–3, 4–6, 0–6|
- "Wimbledon players archive – Dorothy Shepherd Barron (Shepherd)". www.wimbledon.com. AELTC.
- "Wimbledon draws archive – 1931 Ladies' Doubles". www.wimbledon.com. AELTC.