Jonathan Wilson Stevenson

about 1849–
Caldwell, Pendleton, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Jonathan Wilson

When Jonathan Wilson Stevenson was born about 1849, in Caldwell, Pendleton, Kentucky, United States, his father, Thomas K Stevenson, was 39 and his mother, Rebecca J Stone, was 34. He married Cassia Lenora Hughey on 26 December 1877, in Lyon, Kentucky, United States. He lived in Caldwell, Kentucky, United States in 1850 and Fredonia, Caldwell, Kentucky, United States for about 20 years.

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Jonathan Wilson Stevenson
Cassia Lenora Hughey
Marriage: 26 December 1877

Spouse and Children

26 December 1877
Lyon, Kentucky, United States

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World Events (8)

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 1

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 32

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Steven . As a North American surname, it has assimilated some European cognates such as Stefan and Steffen and their derivatives.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Johnathan Stevenson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Jonathan Stevenson in household of James Harper, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Jonathan W Stevenson in household of Thomas B Stevenson, "United States Census, 1850"

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