James Stevens

1800–1875 (Age 75)
Hopewell, Albert, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life of James

When James Stevens was born in 1800, in Hopewell, Albert, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Thomas Stevens, was 26 and his mother, Sarah, was 22. He married Sarah Akerley on 14 February 1828, in Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He died on 12 May 1875, in Alma, Albert, New Brunswick, Canada, at the age of 75, and was buried in Alma, Albert, New Brunswick, Canada.

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Family Time Line

James Stevens
1800–1875
Sarah Akerley
1801–1891
Marriage: 14 February 1828
Elizabeth Stevens
1828–1889
Hazen Stevens
1831–1904
Lucinda Stevens
1830–1854
Eleanor Stevens
1835–1868
Zillah Stephens
1842–1902
Sarah Jane Stevens
1847–1912

Spouse and Children

    Male1800–1875Male

    Sarah Akerley

    Female1801–1891Female

MARRIAGE
14 February 1828
Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada
children

(6)

    Elizabeth Stevens

    Female1828–1889Female

    Lucinda Stevens

    Female1830–1854Female

    Male1831–1904Male

    Eleanor Stevens

    Female1835–1868Female

    Zillah Stephens

    Female1842–1902Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (2)

1867 · British North America Act

Age 67

The British North America Act or Constitution Act of 1867 caused three British colonies, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Canada to be united as one under the name Canada. Until this point New Brunswick had been the British crown colony.
1871

Age 71

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Steven . It is also found in this spelling as a Dutch and North German name, and as an Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish name, as well as cognate names in other European languages such as Stefan and Steffen and their derivatives.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James in entry for Hazen Stevens, "Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001"
  • James in entry for Hazen Stevens, "Minnesota Deaths and Burials, 1835-1990"
  • James Stevens, "Find A Grave Index"

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