Chandler White Stearns

Male18 October 1845–8 October 1864

Brief Life History of Chandler White

When Chandler White Stearns was born on 18 October 1845, in Bergen, Bergen, Genesee, New York, United States, his father, Alfred Stearns, was 41 and his mother, Esther C Norris, was 40. He died on 8 October 1864, in Brownsville, Logan, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 18, and was buried in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Chandler White? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Alfred Stearns
Esther C Norris
Ann Eliza Stearns
Benjamin Stearns
Adelbert Stearns
Grace A Stearns
Chandler White Stearns

Sources (4)

  • Chandler Sternes in household of Alford Sternes, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Chandler W. Stearns, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Chandler W Stearns, "United States General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (5)

World Events (3)


Age 1

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


Age 16

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.


Age 18

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

Name Meaning

English: variant of Stearn , with post-medieval excrescent -s (see Stern ).

History: In 1646 Charles Stearns was admitted as a freeman of Watertown, MA.

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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.