Horace Binney Stevenson

15 January 1871–26 September 1928 (Age 57)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Horace Binney

When Horace Binney Stevenson was born on 15 January 1871, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, James Hunter Stevenson, was 37 and his mother, Amanda C Detweiler, was 30. He married Eleanor Scott Godwin in 1892. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Bridgeport, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880 and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. He died on 26 September 1928, at the age of 57.

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Horace Binney Stevenson
Eleanor Scott Godwin
Marriage: 1892
Horace Godwin Stevenson
Eleanor Stevenson
George Hurlock Stevenson
Amelia Marie Stevenson
Amanda C Stevenson
Francis P Stevenson

Spouse and Children



    Horace Godwin Stevenson



    George Hurlock Stevenson


    Amelia Marie Stevenson


    Amanda C Stevenson


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+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 6

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.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 19

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Steven . As a North American surname, it has assimilated some European cognates such as Stefan and Steffen and their derivatives.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Horace B Stevenson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Horace B Stevenson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Horrace B Stevenson in household of James Stevenson, "United States Census, 1880"

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