Isaac Stephens

about 9 October 1818–24 May 1901 (Age 82)
Faversham, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Isaac

When Isaac Stephens was born about 9 October 1818, in Faversham, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Stephens, was 25 and his mother, Mary Hinge, was 25. He married Frances Woolley Dence on 6 December 1846, in Faversham, Kent, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Preston, Kent, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 24 May 1901, in Iona, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Hyrum, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Stephens
Frances Woolley Dence
Marriage: 6 December 1846
Charles Stephens
Thomas Stephens
Henry Stephens
Henry Nephi Stephens
Frances Elizabeth Stephens
Mary Ann Stephens
George Edward Stephens
Still Born Daughter Stephens
about 1864–about 1864
Frances Ellen Stephens

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 December 1846Faversham, Kent, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 1
    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. 
    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 15
    The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
    Age 25
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Stevens .

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

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    Isaac Stephens

    Isaac Stephens was born October 11, 1819 in the city of Faversham, Kent County, England. He was born to a home of the middle class of that country. His father was William Stephens and his mother …

    Sources (78)

    • Isaac Stevens in household of William Stevens, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Isaac Stevens, "England, Kent, Canterbury Parish Registers, 1538-1986" with specific image of marriage record
    • Isaac Stevens in entry for Mary A Owens, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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