Charles Henry Stephenson

Male4 January 1862–7 October 1934

Brief Life History of Charles Henry

When Charles Henry Stephenson was born on 4 January 1862, in Staunton, Macoupin, Illinois, United States, his father, Joseph Addison Stephenson, was 29 and his mother, Anna Eliza Caldwell, was 27. He married Margaret Rogers on 11 January 1887, in Patoka, Marion, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Carlyle, Clinton, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Edwardsville, Madison, Illinois, United States in 1920. He died on 7 October 1934, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Carlyle, Clinton, Illinois, United States.

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Charles Henry Stephenson
Margaret Rogers
Marriage: 11 January 1887
Roger Addison Stephenson
Dwight Tredway Stephenson
Charles Hamilton Stephenson Jr
Helen Margaret Stephenson

Sources (11)

  • H C Stephenson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Charles Henry Stephenson - Published information: birth-name: Charles Henry Stephenson Sr
  • Charles H Stephenson, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 January 1887Patoka, Marion, Illinois, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


    Age 13

    In 1875 the voters of the county of Madison adopted the township system of county government.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 19

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of Danish, Norwegian, and North German Steffensen or Stephensen . Compare Stevenson 1.

    English (Durham): variant of Stevenson .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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