Alfred Stearns

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

The Life 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
Mary F Pierson
Marriage: 16 February 1825
Alfred Almerian Stearns
Warren S. Stearns
Agnes Marilla Stearns
Mary Marilla Stearns

Spouse and Children


    Mary F Pierson


16 February 1825
Bergen, Bergen, Genesee, New York, United States


    Alfred Almerian Stearns


    Warren S. Stearns


    Agnes Marilla Stearns


    Mary Marilla Stearns


Parents and Siblings



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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: patronymic from Stern 2.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Alford Sternes, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Alfred Stearns, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Alfred Stearns, "United States Census, 1870"

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