Robert Lynd Stevens

31 January 1855–20 March 1893 (Age 38)
Sunderland, Durham, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Robert Lynd

When Robert Lynd Stevens was born on 31 January 1855, in Sunderland, Durham, England, United Kingdom, his father, Alfred Stevens I, was 40 and his mother, Christiana Lynd, was 37. He married Sarah Eliza Manning on 1 January 1877, in Slaterville, Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Bishopwearmouth, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Slaterville, Weber, Utah Territory, United States in 1870. In 1880, at the age of 25, his occupation is listed as laborer. He died on 20 March 1893, in Slaterville, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Robert Lynd Stevens
Sarah Eliza Manning
Marriage: 1 January 1877
Robert Charles Stevens
Sarah Deborah Stevens
Ida Stevens
Roswell Lind Stevens
Alfred Mark Stevens

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World Events (8)

Age 8
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 8
The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
Age 11
The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Steven . It is also found in this spelling as a Dutch and North German name, and as an Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish name, as well as cognate names in other European languages such as Stefan and Steffen and their derivatives.

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

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Story Highlight

Alfred Steven's Daughters, Hannah and Jane's Immigration to America

Once converted to the gospel of Jesus Christ, Alfred and Christina Stevens and their family seemed to have no other thought than to come to America to be with the Saints. Their oldest daughter, Hannah …

Sources (20)

  • Robert L Stevens in household of Stevens, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Robert Stevens in household of Alexander Stevens, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Robert Steven in household of Alfred Steven, "United States Census, 1880"

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