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Christopher W. Stephenson

Male 1851 - 1928  (77 years)


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  • Name Christopher W. Stephenson 
    Born 20 Feb 1851  Carnforth, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 15 Jun 1880  Minneapolis, Ottawa, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 20 Dec 1928  Torrance, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1478  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2015 

    Father Edward Stephenson,   b. 19 Jun 1829, Carnforth, Lancashire, Warton Parish, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1859, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Preston,   b. 1829, Preston, St John Parish, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1920, Sparta, Randolph, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 16 Oct 1848  St. Oswald, Warton Nr Lancaster, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • REF: The Parish of Warton in Lancashire
      http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Warton-near-Lancaster/index.html

      Marriage: 16 Oct 1848 St Oswald, Warton Nr Lancaster, Lancashire, England
      Edward Stephenson - minor labourer bachelor of Carnforth
      Elizabeth Preston - minor spinster of Carnforth
      Groom's Father: Christopher Stephenson, husbandman
      Bride's Father: John Preston, farmer
      Witness: Jonathan Preston; Sarah Hannah Wilson
      Married by Banns by: Thomas DEAN
      Register: Marriages 1837 - 1876, P 66, No 131
      Source: Film 1849662
    Family ID F612  Group Sheet

    Family Alice Dickerson,   b. 15 Sep 1859, Minneapolis, Ottawa, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 19 Jun 1877  Gardena, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Edward Ralph Stephenson,   b. 9 Dec 1890, Minneapolis, Ottawa, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1960, Gardena, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Lawrence Franklin Stephenson,   b. 14 Oct 1886, , , Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1970, Chowchilla, Madera, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     3. Bessie Mabel Stephenson
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F615  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Canada Census
      1861 Esquesing, Halton, Ontario, Canada West
      Living with Richard Preston and his family, age 10

  • Sources 
    1. [S11] 1870 U.S. Census, National Archives and Records Administration, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Township 4, Range 5, Randolph County, Illinois, roll 272, p. 213A.

    2. [S162] Canada, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, "1861 Census of Canada", 1861 Esquesing, Halton, Canada West, Roll C-1030-1031, p. 55.

    3. [S91] OPC Lancashire, OPC [on-line], p 66, Entry 131 (Reliability: 3), 26 Apr 2015.
      Marriage: 16 Oct 1848 St Oswald, Warton Nr Lancaster, Lancashire, England
      Edward Stephenson - minor, labourer, bachelor, Carnforth
      Elizabeth Preston - minor, spinster, Carnforth
      Groom's Father: Christopher Stephenson, husbandman
      Bride's Father: John Preston, farmer
      Witness: Jonathan Preston; Sarah Hannah Wilson
      Married by Banns by: Thomas Dean
      Register: Marriages 1837 - 1876, Page 66, Entry 131
      Source: LDS Film 1849662