John Stevens Jr

Male15 September 1813–23 October 1841

Brief Life History of John

When John Stevens Jr was born on 15 September 1813, in Unity, Waldo, Maine, United States, his father, John Stevens, was 32 and his mother, Sarah Bartlett, was 28. He married Olive Ann Brown on 3 October 1839, in Orono, Penobscot, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 23 October 1841, in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States, at the age of 28, and was buried in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States.

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John Stevens Jr
Olive Ann Brown
Marriage: 3 October 1839
Helen Ione Stevens

Sources (6)

  • John Stevens, Jr., "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"
  • John Stevens, "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907"
  • John Stevens, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 October 1839Orono, Penobscot, Maine, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Historical Boundaries: 1816: Penobscot, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Penobscot, Maine, United States

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 6

    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. 

    1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

    Age 8

    A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.

    Name Meaning

    English (London), Flemish, Dutch, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Steven . The surname of Flemish origin is also found in the Walloon part of Belgium. In North America, the English form of the surname has also absorbed some like-sounding Jewish names and various other European cognates, e.g. Greek Stefanidis , Serbian Stevanović (see Stevanovic ), Slovenian and Slovak Štefanič (see Stefanic ).

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

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