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.
1846–1908
Zelnorah Ann Weaver
1851–1922
Marriage: 18 January 1868
Zelnorah Ann Stevenson
1868–1933
Sarah Estella Stevenson
1870–1938
Martin Garr Stevenson
1872–1873
Carrie Vilate Stevenson
1874–1874
Thomas Miles Stevenson
1876–1937
Eliza S Stevenson
1878–1943
Isaac Henry Stevenson
1880–1953
Jane Stevenson
1883–1966
Samuel Stevenson
1885–1937
Mary Stevenson
1887–1962
Abel Weaver Stevenson
1889–1956
Florence Stevenson
1891–1952
Mable Stevenson
1894–1962

Spouse and Children

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

    (13)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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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.
    1863
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1866
    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Stimpson
    Steveson
    Stinson
    Steven

    Story Highlight

    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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