Thomas Stevenson Jr.

8 December 1846–27 May 1908 (Age 61)
Leicester Forest West, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Thomas

When Thomas Stevenson Jr. was born on 8 December 1846, in Leicester Forest West, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Stevenson Sr, was 23 and his mother, Eliza Barsby, was 25. He married Zelnorah Ann Weaver on 18 January 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Nottingham St Nicholas, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 27 May 1908, in Preston, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Preston, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Stevenson Jr.
Zelnorah Ann Weaver
Marriage: 18 January 1868
Zelnorah Ann Stevenson
Sarah Estella Stevenson
Martin Garr Stevenson
Carrie Vilate Stevenson
Thomas Miles Stevenson
Eliza S Stevenson
Isaac Henry Stevenson
Jane Stevenson
Samuel Stevenson
Mary Stevenson
Abel Weaver Stevenson
Florence Stevenson
Mable Stevenson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 January 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 8
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 20
    Historical Boundaries 1866: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Oneida, Idaho, United States 1913: Franklin, Idaho, United States

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English and Older Scots personal name Steven, Stephen (see Steven ) + -son. This surname is also very common in northern Ireland (especially Antrim and Down), where it has been interchangeable with Steenson and Stinson . In North America, this surname has also absorbed various European cognates, such as Danish, Norwegian, and North German Steffensen or Stephensen ; see also Stevens .Scottish: variant of Stevenston, a habitational name from Stevenston (Ayrshire), Stevenson in Newlands (Peeblesshire), or Stevenson in Haddington (East Lothian). The placename in each case derives from the personal name Steven + Older Scots toun ‘farmstead, settlement’.English: habitational name from Stevenstone (Devon), meaning ‘Stephen's farmstead’.

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

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    Brief History of Thomas Stevenson

    A Brief History of Thomas Stevenson taken from his sister Eliza Ann Stevenson's history. Eliza Ann was born April 11, 1848 in Leicester, England, a daughter of Eliza Barsby and Thomas Stevenson. The …

    Sources (39)

    • Thomas Stevenson in household of Thomas Stevenson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Thomas Stevenson in entry for Jas M Humphreys and Sarah Estella Hunter, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Thomas Stevenson in entry for Eliza Stevenson Carver, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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