Jane Stevens

1684–16 November 1712 (Age 28)
Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Jane

When Jane Stevens was born in 1684, in Middlesex, Connecticut, United States, her father, John Stevens Junior, was 52 and her mother, Martha Coit, was 41. She married Benjamin Adkins on 8 June 1709, in Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She died on 16 November 1712, in Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 28.

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Benjamin Adkins
Jane Stevens
Marriage: 8 June 1709
Mary Sarah Atkins
Jane Adkins
Hannah Adkins

Spouse and Children

8 June 1709
Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States


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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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  • Jane Stevens Atkins, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • Jane Stevens, "Connecticut Marriages, 1640-1939"
  • Jane Stevens in entry for Hannah Atkins, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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