Amanda I. Stevens

1848–before 1860 (Age 12)
Mahaska, Iowa, United States

The Life of Amanda I.

When Amanda I. Stevens was born in 1848, in Mahaska, Iowa, United States, her father, Elias W Stevens, was 31 and her mother, Sarah Hoskinson, was 24. She died before 1860, at the age of 11.

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Family Time Line

Elias W Stevens
1817–1893
Sarah Hoskinson
1824–1901
Olive M Stevens
1846–
Amanda I. Stevens
1848–1860
Stevens
1849–1849
Calvin Stevens
1851–1936
Elizabeth E Stevens
1852–
Jabez S Stevens
1853–
Ada Belle Stevens
1858–1929
George W Stevens
1861–1933

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World Events (1)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 9

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

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.

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Sources (1)

  • Amanda J Stephens in household of Elias Stephens, "United States Census, 1850"

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