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Edward Stephenson

Male 1829 - 1859  (29 years)


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  • Name Edward Stephenson 
    Christened 31 Mar 1829  St Oswald, Warton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 19 Jun 1829  Carnforth, Lancashire, Warton Parish, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Feb 1859  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1490  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2020 

    Father Christopher Stephenson,   b. 04 Feb 1794, Heysham, Lancashire, , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1870, Glasson, City of Lancaster, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Margaret Walker,   b. Abt Jun 1797, Nether Kellet, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1842, Ellel, City of Lancaster, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Married 26 May 1817  St. Oswald, Warton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Marriage records
      The Parish of Warton in Lancashire
      http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Warton-near-Lancaster/index.html
      Marriage: 26 May 1817 St Oswald, Warton Nr Lancaster, Lancashire, England
      Christopher Stephenson - husbandman of the parish of Halton
      Margaret Walker - (X), spinster of this parish
      Witness: William Stephenson; George Downs; John Marshall
      Married by Banns by: Thomas WASHINGTON, Vicar
      Register: Marriages 1813 - 1837, P 19, No 55
      Source: Film 1849662, IGI - M005542
    Family ID F611  Group Sheet

    Family 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  [2
    Notes 
    • Marriage records
      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
    Children 
     1. Mary Alice Stephenson,   b. Abt 1846, Lancashire, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1846  (Age ~ 0 years)
    +2. Roger Preston Stephenson,   b. 05 May 1849, Warton Parish, Carnforth, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1928, Arvada, Jefferson, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +3. Christopher W. Stephenson,   b. 20 Feb 1851, Carnforth, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1928, Torrance, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. John H. Stephenson,   b. 16 Sep 1852, Carnforth, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Feb 1923, Sparta, Randolph County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     5. Edward M. Stephenson,   b. 25 Nov 1853, Carnforth, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1926, Harrisburg, Dauphin, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     6. Thomas B. Stephenson,   b. 20 Nov 1855, Carnforth, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1943, Sparta, Randolph County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     7. Margaret Stephenson,   b. 19 Jul 1857, ,, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1904, Sparta, Randolph County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     8. Elizabeth Ann Stephenson,   b. 16 Apr 1859, ,, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1945, Compton, , California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F612  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    St. Oswald Church, Warton Parish, Lancashire, England
    St. Oswald Church, Warton Parish, Lancashire, England
    Christopher Stephenson and Margaret Walker were married in this church
    Thomas Walker and Dorothy Dobson were married in this church

    Documents
    Edward Stephenson and Elizabeth Preston Banns 1848
    Edward Stephenson and Elizabeth Preston Banns 1848
    Ancestry.com. Lancashire, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1936 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
    Original data: Lancashire Anglican Parish Registers. Preston, England: Lancashire Archives.
    Parish Registers, Banns, Warton, St Oswald, 1824-1865, p 21, image 62 of 100
    Edward Stephenson and Elizabeth Preston marriage, 16 Oct 1848
    Edward Stephenson and Elizabeth Preston marriage, 16 Oct 1848
    Ancestry.com. Lancashire, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1936 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
    Original data: Lancashire Anglican Parish Registers. Preston, England: Lancashire Archives.
    Parish Registers, Marriage, Warton, St Oswald, 1754-1876, p 66, image 177 of 361

    Histories
    Journey to Heysham, Lancashire, England
    Journey to Heysham, Lancashire, England
    Ancestral home for the Stephensons

  • Notes 
    • Baptism records
      Baptisms at St Oswald in the Parish of Warton
      Baptisms recorded in the Register for the years 1813 - 1840
      Baptisms for the Years 1827 - 1833
      http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Warton-near-Lancaster/index.html
      Baptism: 31 Mar 1829 St Oswald, Warton Nr Lancaster, Lancashire, England
      Edward Stephenson - Son of Chris Stephenson & Margt [Walker]
      Abode: Carnforth
      Occupation: laborer
      Baptised by: Jas BARNS
      Register: Baptisms 1813 - 1840, P 120, No 958
      Source: Film 1849662


    • Probate records
      Wellington, Ontario
      Records can be viewed at LDS library


  • Sources 
    1. [S40] FamilySearch(tm) International Genealogical Index, LDS, FHL Film: 1068754 Batch: M005542.
      Date: 1817

    2. [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