Edward Stearn

Male1820–14 January 1889

Brief Life History of Edward

When Edward Stearn was born in 1820, in Stanton, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Stearn, was 32 and his mother, Hannah Miles, was 27. He married Bridget Conn on 7 September 1846, in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. He died on 14 January 1889, in South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 69, and was buried in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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Edward Stearn
Jane Wheeler
Marriage: 1856
Edward Stearn
Henry Wheeler Stearn
Ethelinda Stearn
Ethelinda Ellen Stearn

Sources (5)

  • Edward, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Edward Stearn, "Australia Marriages, 1810-1980"
  • Edward Stearn, "Australia, Tasmania, Civil Registration, 1803-1933"

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  • Marriage
    1856Victoria, Australia
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.


    Age 9

    Australia is claimed as British territory.


    Age 21

    George Grey appointed Governor of South Australia.

    Name Meaning

    English (Cambridgeshire and Suffolk): variant of Stern .

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

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