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
Mary W Kennedy
Marriage: 10 October 1885
Albert Arthur Stevens
Freda Fern Stevens
Robert John Stevens

Spouse and Children

10 October 1885
Linn, Kansas, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Stevens





    Harriet Stevens


    Harrison Stevens


    Matilda Stevens


    Martha Ann Stevens



+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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