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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Family Time Line

Horace Binney Stevenson
1871–1928
Eleanor Scott Godwin
1870–1943
Marriage: 1892
Horace Godwin Stevenson
1894–
Eleanor Stevenson
1896–1976
George Hurlock Stevenson
1898–1907
Amelia Marie Stevenson
1899–
Amanda C Stevenson
1901–
Francis P Stevenson
1909–1976

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1892
children

(6)

    Horace Godwin Stevenson

    Male1894–Male

    Female1896–1976Female

    George Hurlock Stevenson

    Male1898–1907Male

    Amelia Marie Stevenson

    Female1899–Female

    Amanda C Stevenson

    Female1901–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+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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