Alfred Stearns

2 January 1804–30 October 1836 (Age 32)
Dover, Windham, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Alfred

When Alfred Stearns was born on 2 January 1804, in Dover, Windham, Vermont, United States, his father, Nathaniel Stearns, was 52 and his mother, Grace Wheat, was 29. He married Mary F Pierson on 16 February 1825, in Bergen, Bergen, Genesee, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 30 October 1836, at the age of 32, and was buried in Ellisburg, Jefferson, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Stearns
Esther C Norris
Marriage: 3 July 1832
Ann Eliza Stearns
Benjamin Stearns
Adelbert Stearns
Grace A Stearns
Chandler White Stearns

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 July 1832Bergen, Bergen, Genesee, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    Age 8
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 15
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    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.

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    Sources (11)

    • Alfred Stearns, "Vermont, Births and Christenings, 1765-1908"
    • Alford Sternes, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Alfred Stearns, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"

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