Ernest Evans Stevens

20 June 1890–1 September 1953 (Age 63)
Pinopolis, Berkeley, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Ernest Evans

When Ernest Evans Stevens was born on 20 June 1890, in Pinopolis, Berkeley, South Carolina, United States, his father, Joseph Goodlow Stevens Sr, was 39 and his mother, Eugenia Elizabeth Harvey, was 30. He had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Jane Elizabeth “Janie” Guyton. He lived in Berkeley, South Carolina, United States in 1920 and Second St. Johns Berkeley Township, Berkeley, South Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 1 September 1953, in South Carolina, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Cross, Berkeley, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ernest Evans Stevens
1890–1953
Jane Elizabeth “Janie” Guyton
1891–1959
Ernest Evans Stevens Jr
1913–1950
Sarah E Stevens
1917–
Jane Elizabeth Stevens
1918–1998

Spouse and Children

children

(3)

    Ernest Evans Stevens Jr

    Male1913–1950Male

    Sarah E Stevens

    Female1917–Female

    Female1918–1998Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 8

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 17

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

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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Sources (3)

  • Earnest E Stevens in household of Jos G Stevens, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ernest E Stevens in household of Eugenia E Stevens, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ernest E Stevens, "United States Census, 1940"

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