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John H. Stephenson

Male 1852 - 1923  (70 years)


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  • Name John H. Stephenson 
    Born 16 Sep 1852  Carnforth, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 04 Feb 1923  Sparta, Randolph County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I1479  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 27 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  [4
    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 1 Margaret Craig Easdale,   b. Abt 1855, Sparta, Randolph, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1906, Sparta, Randolph, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 14 Nov 1877  [5
    Children 
     1. Mary Eva Stephenson,   b. 22 Dec 1879, Township 5, Range 4, Randolph, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1960  (Age 80 years)
     2. Elsie Elizabeth Stephenson,   b. 25 Feb 1882, St. Louis,, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1942, St. Louis,, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     3. Hugh Edward Stephenson,   b. Abt 1884, St. Louis,, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Bess Loraine Stephenson,   b. Abt 1886, St. Louis,, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Maude Lillian Stephenson,   b. 14 Feb 1884, St. Louis,, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F616  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Alice Bilderback 
    Family ID F617  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    John H. Stephenson
    John H. Stephenson
    Father
    John H. Stephenson
    1852 - 1923

  • Notes 
    • Middle name is "H." according to A. Miller Stephenson's notes (3 Nov 1976)

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] 1860 U. S. Census, National Archives and Records Administration, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Sparta, Randolph County, Illinois, Roll 221, p. 799.

    2. [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.

    3. [S68] Illinois Statewide Death Index, 1916 - 1950.
      STEPHENSON JOHN H File #: 0790051 Death Date: 1923-02-04 County: RANDOLPH City: SPARTA Date Filed: 23-02-06


    4. [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

    5. [S69] Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900, Illinois State Archives, Illinois State Genealogical Society, (Name: Online;), Volume C, Page 90, Lic No. 172, Randolph County.
      Stephenson, John H and Easdale, Margaret C 1877-11-14