Lewis Theodore Stearns

Brief Life History of Lewis Theodore

When Lewis Theodore Stearns was born in August 1866, in Lincoln, Addison, Vermont, United States, his father, Ansel Lewis Stearns, was 30 and his mother, Julia Buel Farr, was 26. He married Hermance Hanna Laur on 27 October 1892, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Lyme, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States in 1880 and South Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States in 1900. He died in May 1907, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 40.

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Lewis Theodore Stearns
Hermance Hanna Laur
Marriage: 27 October 1892
Martin Laur Stearns

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  • Louis Sterns, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lewis Theodore Stearns, "Nebraska, Marriages, 1855-1995"
  • L. T. Stearns in the U.S., Newspapers.com™ Obituary Index, 1800s-current

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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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