When Amanda Stebbins was born on 16 February 1807, in Conway, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States, her father, John Stebbins, was 35 and her mother, Sarah "Sally" Sanderson, was 31. She married Robert Dean about 1820, in New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Royalton, Niagara, New York, United States for about 15 years. She died on 1 April 1868, at the age of 61.
English (Middlesex and Essex): habitational name from Stebbing (Essex). The placename means ‘the people of a man called Stybba’ or ‘the people of the tree stumps’, from an Old English personal name Stybba or Old English stybb ‘tree stump’ + the groupname suffix -ingas.
History: Edward Stebbins was one of the founders of Hartford, CT, in 1635 (coming from Cambridge, MA with Thomas Hooker).
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