Stephen Bean Hazelton

Male20 March 1823–23 October 1895

Brief Life History of Stephen Bean

When Stephen Bean Hazelton was born on 20 March 1823, in Conway, Carroll, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Stephen L. Haselton, was 24 and his mother, Jemima V. Bean, was 19. He married Mary Esther Hamilton on 2 September 1849. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Iowa, United States in 1870. He died on 23 October 1895, in Butler, Day, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Butler, Day, South Dakota, United States.

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Stephen Bean Hazelton
Mary Esther Hamilton
Marriage: 2 September 1849
Arvilla Helen Hazelton
Mercietta Clementine Haselton
Lucian M. Haselton
Clara Loretta Hazelton
Georgiana C. Haselton

Sources (18)

  • S B Hazelton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865
  • Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960 Georginia Mccartney, daughter of Stephen Hazelton & Mary Hamilton

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 September 1849
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 2

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    1833 · First Public Library Founded in Petersborough

    Age 10

    In 1833, the oldest tax-supported public library in the world was established by Reverend Abiel Abbot. 


    Age 23

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Hazelton Wood (Essex), Hazelton Bottom (Hertfordshire), Hesselton (North Yorkshire), Hazelton (Gloucestershire), or some other similarly named place elsewhere. The Essex and Hertfordshire placenames derive from Old English hæsel ‘hazel’ + denu ‘valley’ while the North Yorkshire and Gloucestershire placenames derive from Old English hæsel + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’. See also Hazeltine .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Events in Stephen Bean's life: Birth Mar 20 1823

    Stephen Bean Haselton Born:Mar 20 1823In: Conway, Carroll, New Hampshire, United States Died:Oct 23 1895 (at age 72)In: Butler, Day, South Dakota, United States Events in Stephen Bean's life: 1823 …

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