Rebecca Stephens

Brief Life History of Rebecca

When Rebecca Stephens was born about 1790, in Chatham, North Carolina, United States, her father, John R. Stephens, was 31 and her mother, Sarah Benson, was 31. She died after 1810, in her hometown.

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John R. Stephens
1760–1810
Sarah Benson
1760–1783
John Andrew Stephens
1783–1873
Elizabeth Stephens
1784–1880
Rebecca Stephens
1790–1810
Joseph Stephens
1785–
Zachariah D Stephens
1787–1881

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    World Events (6)

    1791

    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

    1792 · Capital City Moved

    New Bern had been the capital of North Carolina in its early days. In 1792, the capital was moved to Raleigh because it was more the center of the state.

    1799 · Gold Nuggets Found

    "In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Stevens .

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

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