John Stebbins III

11 February 1661–before 11 October 1756 (Age 95)
New London, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of John

John Stebbins III was born on 11 February 1661, in New London, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America as the son of John Stebbins and Deborah. He married Phebe Miner on 17 June 1697, in New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died before 11 October 1756, in his hometown, at the age of 95, and was buried in New London, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

John Stebbins III
1661–1756
Phebe Miner
1674–1750
Marriage: 17 June 1697
John Stebbins
1698–
Clement Stebbins
1701–1784
Thomas Stebbins
1702–
Martha Stebbins
1705–
Lydia Stebbins
1709–
Christopher Stebbins
1713–1736

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 June 1697
New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America
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Parents and Siblings

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Name Meaning

English:1. topographic name from Middle English stebbing, stubbing ‘clearing’ (from an unattested Old English stybbing, a derivative of stubb ‘tree stump’). 2. habitational name from Stebbing in Essex, which is named in Old English either as ‘the family or followers (Old English -ingas) of a man called Stybba’, an unattested Old English personal name, or ‘the dwellers among the tree stumps (Old English stybb)’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Stebins in entry for John Stebins, "Connecticut, Births and Baptisms, 1639-1941"
  • John Stebens in entry for Martha Stebens, "Connecticut, Births and Baptisms, 1639-1941"
  • John Stebbins in entry for Christopher Stebbins, "Connecticut, Births and Baptisms, 1639-1941"

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