John Miller Stevens

16 January 1850–9 October 1911 (Age 61)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John Miller

When John Miller Stevens was born on 16 January 1850, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Thomas Stevens, was 31 and his mother, Caroline Seward, was 26. He married Mary W Kennedy on 10 October 1885, in Linn, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Centerville Township, Linn, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Klickitat, Washington, United States in 1910. He died on 9 October 1911, at the age of 61, and was buried in Goldendale, Klickitat, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Miller Stevens
1850–1911
Mary W Kennedy
1864–
Marriage: 10 October 1885
Albert Arthur Stevens
1887–1955
Freda Fern Stevens
1892–1972
Robert John Stevens
1899–1925

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 October 1885
Linn, Kansas, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Stevens

    Male1819–Male

    Female1823–1904Female

siblings

(8)

    Harriet Stevens

    Female1838–Female

    Harrison Stevens

    Male1843–Male

    Matilda Stevens

    Female1845–Female

    Martha Ann Stevens

    Female1847–1918Female

    Male1850–1911Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1854 · First Governor of Kansas Territory

Age 4

The first governor of Kansas Territory was Andrew Reeder. He served from July 7, 1854 - August 16, 1855.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 13

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 27

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.

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.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Stephens in household of Thomas Stephens, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Stepens in household of Tho Stepens, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John M Stevens in household of Thomas Stevens, "United States Census, 1850"

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