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Descendants of John Stephens *****

 

 

Generation No. 1

 

1. JOHN2 STEPHENS***** (UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born Abt. 1735 in Freehold, Monmouth, New Jersey (made his will #5955M,dated 1/2/1787,recorded 3/23/1787,Lib. 29,page 303, later in Trenton,New Jersey) (was a blacksmith & owned a sawmill), and died January 2, 1787 in Upper Freehold, Monmouth County, New Jersey. He married (1) LUCRETIA GASKILL*** Abt. 1760 in Burlington, Burlington Co., NJ., daughter of EDWARD GASKILL and ELIZABETH LIPPENCOTT****. She was born 1744 in Springfield Township, Burlington County, New Jersey (disowned by the Quakers on September 5,1765), and died August 22, 1785 in Upper Freehold, Monmouth, New Jersey. He married (2) FRANCES "FRANNY" BROCK Bef. January 2, 1787. She was born Abt. 1770 in Freehold, Monmouth, New Jersey.

 

Notes for JOHN STEPHENS*****:

John was a blacksmith,a sawmill operator, & a large landowner in Cross Creek, Freehold,

Monmouth County, New Jersey.

Will was Probated on JAN 2,1787,IN Monmouth County,New Jersey.

 

It's possible that John Stephens' parents could be Thomas Stephens & Mary Unknown of

Freehold,New Jersey could be his parents.

Thomas Stephens and his wife Mary had three children baptised on August 3,1735:

the three children are John,Mary,and Thomas.

This entry is from the "Episcopal" Churches in New Jersey.

Thomas is believed to be the son of Captain Nicholas Stephens/Stevens and his wife,

Elizabeth Unknown,who died in 1760/63 in New Jersey.

 

Notes for LUCRETIA GASKILL***:

Luctetia Gaskill was

Children of JOHN STEPHENS***** and LUCRETIA GASKILL*** are:

2. i. SAMUEL3 STEPHENS, b. 1761, Freehold, Monmouth Co., New Jersey (was a merchant); d. December 3, 1803, Philadelphia, Pennsylvannia.

3. ii. EDWARD STEPHENS,SR., b. December 4, 1763, Monmouth County,New Jersey (children's birthdates are from Edward's family Bible) (made Will in 1846-Greene County,Pa.); d. May 3, 1846, Newton,Greene County,Pennsylvania (buried in Whitley Chapel Cemetery) (New Jersey used to be part of Pennsylvania).

iii. LUCRETIA STEPHENS, b. 1765, New Jersey needs to be vertified !!!.

4. iv. THOMAS S. STEPHENS, b. Bet. 1766 - 1771, Monmouth,New Jersey; d. May 26, 1853, Wood County,WVA.

v. MARY STEPHENS, b. 1767, Upper Freehold,Monmouth Co.,New Jersey; m. JOHN LONG,JR.; b. Abt. 1760, Monmouth County,New Jersey.

5. vi. JAMES "SHUCK" STEPHENS*****, b. September 6, 1773, Freehold, Monmouth, New Jersey (moved to Whitely Township,Greene,Pennsylvania about 1796); d. July 8, 1861, Jake's Run other name is"Day's Run" Monongalia County,West Virginia (Fairview Cemetery).

6. vii. APOLLO "POLLARD" STEPHENS, SR., b. 1775, Monmouth,New Jersey (was in 1810 Whitely Township,Greene County,Pa. Census); d. Bef. September 6, 1844, Monroe County,Ohio.

viii. JOHN STEPHENS,JR., b. 1777, Monmouth,New Jersey (a tailor and five daughters & wife in 1800 Whitely Tw.,Greene County,Pa. Census but disappears in 1810 Census); d. Ohio; m. (1) RACHEL EVANS; b. 1803, Monmouth County,New Jersey; m. (2) DRUSILLA CAMPBELL, Aft. 1807; b. Abt. 1787, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Ohio;.

7. ix. STACEY STEPHENS,SR., b. September 6, 1779, Monmouth,New Jersey; d. October 30, 1861, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

2. SAMUEL3 STEPHENS (JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1761 in Freehold, Monmouth Co., New Jersey (was a merchant), and died December 3, 1803 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvannia. He married REBECCA HALSTEAD February 22, 1790 in Monmouth Co.,New Jersey, daughter of UNKNOWN HALSTEAD and UNKNOWN. She was born September 30, 1751 in Monmouth,New Jersey, and died May 24, 1809 in Philadephia,Pennsylvania.

 

Notes for SAMUEL STEPHENS:

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Children of SAMUEL STEPHENS and REBECCA HALSTEAD are:

i. HALSTEAD4 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1791, Monmouth County,New Jersey; d. 1792, Monmouth County,New Jersey.

8. ii. WILLIAM STEPHENS, b. January 11, 1791, Monmouth Co.,New Jersey (was a talented Artist); d. 1852, Philadephia,Pennsylvania.

iii. ANN A. STEPHENS, b. 1792, Monmouth County,New Jersey; d. December 4, 1803, Philadephia,Pennsylvania.

iv. SAMUEL STEPHENS,JR., b. 1792, Monmouth County,New Jersey; d. 1803, Monmouth County,New Jersey.

 

3. EDWARD3 STEPHENS,SR. (JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born December 4, 1763 in Monmouth County,New Jersey (children's birthdates are from Edward's family Bible) (made Will in 1846-Greene County,Pa.), and died May 3, 1846 in Newton,Greene County,Pennsylvania (buried in Whitley Chapel Cemetery) (New Jersey used to be part of Pennsylvania). He married HANNAH WOODWORTH March 6, 1787 in Monmouth County,New Jersey. She was born April 12, 1770 in Monmouth County,New Jersey (made her in 1854 in Greene County,Pa.), and died February 2, 1854 in Greene County then part of Monmouth County,New Jersey (Whitely Chapel).

 

Notes for EDWARD STEPHENS,SR.:

Edward's will was in 1846,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Hannah's will was in 1854,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

 

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Children of EDWARD STEPHENS and HANNAH WOODWORTH are:

9. i. JOHN4 STEPHENS,JR., b. Bet. December 22 1787 - 1788, Greene County,Pennsylvania (owned a saw mill,on Pope Creek, for a short while then became a merchant); d. January 13, 1870, Mercer County,Illinois (Ohio Grove Cemetery).

10. ii. LUCRETIA STEPHENS, b. December 15, 1789, Monmouth,New Jersery; d. August 15, 1845, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

iii. WILLIAM STEPHENS,JR., b. November 22, 1791, Monmouth County,New Jersey; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. CATHERINE LONG, Abt. 1811, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1792, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

11. iv. JAMES STEPHENS, b. November 22, 1793, Freehold, Monmouth County,New Jersey; d. December 21, 1848, Greene County,Pennsylvania (Old Ironsides Cemetery) in Kirby,Whitely Twp,Pa..

12. v. NANCY STEPHENS, b. December 13, 1795, Freehold,Monmouth County,New Jersey; d. 1836, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

vi. SAMUEL STEPHENS, b. March 29, 1798, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

13. vii. REBECCA STEPHENS, b. February 14, 1800, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. December 26, 1875, Vinton County,Ohio.

14. viii. ELIZABETH STEPHENS, b. November 26, 1801, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania (listed as Edward's daughter in "History of Nebraska"); d. April 13, 1882, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

15. ix. HANNAH MARGARET STEPHENS, b. August 4, 1803, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

16. x. EDWARD B. STEPHENS,JR., b. July 10, 1805, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Bet. January - June 15, 1864, Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania (Buried at Old Ironsides Cemetery in Kirby,Pa.).

xi. THOMAS STEPHENS, b. January 11, 1807, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Aft. 1848, Fairfield County,Ohio.

xii. JOB STEPHENS, b. September 18, 1809, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. July 16, 1848, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

17. xiii. GEORGE WASHINGTON STEPHENS, b. November 2, 1811, Greene County,Pennsylvania (in 1850 Seneca Township,Monroe County,Ohio Census); d. May 3, 1854, Newtown,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

 

4. THOMAS S.3 STEPHENS (JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born Bet. 1766 - 1771 in Monmouth,New Jersey, and died May 26, 1853 in Wood County,WVA. He married UNKNOWN February 12, 1824 in Wood County,WVA. She was born in Monmouth,New Jersey.

Children of THOMAS STEPHENS and UNKNOWN are:

18. i. THOMAS4 STEPHENS,JR., b. Abt. 1800, Wood County,WVA??? or New Jersey; d. Bef. 1853, Wood County,WVA (buried in Mt.Zion Cemetery).

ii. BARNABAS STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1802.

iii. ELIZABETH STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1804.

 

5. JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS***** (JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born September 6, 1773 in Freehold, Monmouth, New Jersey (moved to Whitely Township,Greene,Pennsylvania about 1796), and died July 8, 1861 in Jake's Run other name is"Day's Run" Monongalia County,West Virginia (Fairview Cemetery). He married MARY ANN "ANNA MARIA" STULL**** May 15, 1798 in Whiteley Township, Greene County, Pennsylvania, daughter of GODFREY STULL**** and BARBARA CARMAN****. She was born November 29, 1781 in Middletown, Frederick County, Maryland, and died May 10, 1857 in Battelle District,Jake's Run, Monongalia County,WVA (Buried in Stephens Cemetery).

 

Notes for JAMES "SHUCK" STEPHENS*****:

Some of Descendents of Godfrey Stull, by Cheska Wheatly.

Migrated in 1796 to Whitely Township,Green County,Pennsylvania with his brothers.

In 1830's moved to Selby County,Indiana for a short time,then moved back in 1835,to Newton,

Greene County,Pa.

About 1838,James moved his family back to Jake's Run(Days Run )in Battelle District, Monongalia County,WVA.

Stephens Cemetery is in Fairview,Monongalia County,WVA

 

 

 

More About JAMES "SHUCK" STEPHENS*****:

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Monongalia Co, WV.

 

Notes for MARY ANN "ANNA MARIA" STULL****:

another spelling for Stull is Steel: Stolle the original spelling for Stull.

 

More About MARY ANN "ANNA MARIA" STULL****:

Baptism: March 9, 1782, Lutheran Church of Zion, Middletown, MD

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Monongalia Co, WV.

Children: all 11 born in Green Co., PA

Children of JAMES STEPHENS***** and MARY STULL**** are:

19. i. SAMUEL4 STEPHENS****, b. 1807, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. January 16, 1873, Taylor Co, WV (Alf Smith Cemetery)Middlebourne,Tyler Co,WVA.

ii. UNKNOWN DAUGHTER STEPHENS(TWIN), b. 1799, Green Co.,Pennsylvania.

20. iii. HENRY STEPHENS(TWIN), b. January 7, 1799, Whiteley Twp.Green Co.,Pennsylvania (Will for July 2,1861,Wayne Township,was proven on June 19,1877); d. June 8, 1877, Whiteley Twp.Green Co.,Pennsylvania (buried in Samuel Headlee's Graveyard,Hocklebender Run,south of Shannon Run).

21. iv. JANE STEPHENS, b. March 10, 1803, Whiteley Twp.Green Co.,Pennsylvania; d. September 13, 1888, Diamond Springs,Morris County,Kansas.

22. v. BARBARA STEPHENS, b. 1804, Green Co.,Pennsylvania; d. July 10, 1857, Monongalia, Co.,WVA.

23. vi. THOMAS JACKSON STEPHENS, b. December 5, 1809, Whitely Twp.Green County,Pennsylvania (was a farmer & a cooper"Barrellmaker"); d. February 26, 1895, Marion County,WVA (Highland Church Cemetery).

vii. JOHN B. STEPHENS(TWIN), b. September 4, 1811, Whitely Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvaania (is he the James Phares Stephens from Wellesville,Kansas???); d. Green County,Pennsylvania; m. NANCY ANN REED, 1836, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1818, Green County,Pennsylvania.

24. viii. STACY STEPHENS(TWIN), b. September 4, 1811, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania (was a deacon in the Brownsville Church,Washington County,Ohio); d. July 4, 1896, Franklin County,Kansas.

25. ix. APOLLO C."POLLARD" STEPHENS, b. March 22, 1813, Newtown(now Kirby),Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. April 11, 1901, Greene Co., Pennsylvania (Old Ironsides Cemetery) (also have Baptist Cemetery)which one is correct??.

x. UNKNOWN SON STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1815, Green County,Pennsylvania; d. Bef. 1830, Green County,Pennsylvania.

26. xi. LYDIA STEPHENS, b. June 18, 1817, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. March 29, 1885, Blockton,Taylor County,Iowa (Bedford Cemetery).

27. xii. SOLOMON STEPHENS, b. 1823, Green Co.,Pennsylvania (a tailor); d. March 14, 1885, Iowa.

xiii. REBECCA STEPHENS, b. 1824, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. 1902, Monongalia County,West Virginia; m. SOLOMON WAGNER, September 22, 1855, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1820, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Monongalia County,West Virginia;.

28. xiv. LUCRETIA "CREECY" STEPHENS, b. January 17, 1826, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; d. December 7, 1899, Monongalia County, WVA.

 

6. APOLLO "POLLARD"3 STEPHENS, SR. (JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1775 in Monmouth,New Jersey (was in 1810 Whitely Township,Greene County,Pa. Census), and died Bef. September 6, 1844 in Monroe County,Ohio. He married (1) LANA TURNER,1ST WIFE 1795. She was born Abt. 1779 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died Bef. 1800 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. He married (2) MODALINE"MAUDE" PETHEL,2ND WIFE Abt. 1798 in Green County,Pennsylvania??. She was born 1779 in Maryland (also have her last name as Thompson,and Pestel), and died 1860 in Greene County,Pennsylvania (also have Monroe County,Ohio).

 

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Children of APOLLO STEPHENS and LANA TURNER are:

29. i. MARTHA "PATTY"4 STEPHENS, b. August 22, 1796, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. November 2, 1874, Greene County,Pennsylvania (Shriver Cemetery).

30. ii. HESTER STEPHENS, b. August 22, 1796, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. June 9, 1874, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Children of APOLLO STEPHENS and MODALINE"MAUDE" PETHEL are:

31. iii. NANCY4 STEPHENS, b. 1799, Green Co.,Pennsylvania (in 1860 Seneca Twp., Monroe County,Ohio Census); d. March 1882, Boston,Belmont County,Ohio (Boston Methodist Cemetery).

32. iv. EDWARD "NED" STEPHENS,SR., b. May 16, 1804, Newtown,Greene County,Pennsylvania (moved from Kennonsburg,Ohio to Illinois); d. January 14, 1888, Christian County or May Township,Illinois.

33. v. LEVI STEPHENS, b. 1805, Monroe County,Ohio; d. Abt. 1844, Monroe County,Ohio.

34. vi. ELIZABETH "BETSEY" STEPHENS, b. November 17, 1806, Greene Co.,Pennsylvania; d. March 25, 1887, Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties).

35. vii. BENJAMIN STEPHENS, b. 1807, Green Co.,Pennsylvania (in 1850 Malaga Twp,Monroe County Census); d. September 30, 1872, Lower Salem,Noble County,Ohio (buried on family farm).

36. viii. MARY STEPHENS, b. 1809, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania.

37. ix. JOHN STEPHENS, b. April 10, 1813, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. October 28, 1903, Noble County,Ohio (buried in Kennonsburg,Methodist Church).

38. x. APOLLO STEPHENS,JR., b. 1815, Greene Co.,Pennsylvania (in 1850 Seneca Twp.,Monroe County,Ohio).

xi. MODALINE/MODELANA STEPHENS, b. 1817, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. (1) JOHN STEPHENS,1ST HUSBAND; b. Abt. 1810, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. (2) UNKNOWN BROWN,2ND HUSBAND; b. Greene County,Pennsylvania.

39. xii. LUCRETIA "CREEDY" STEPHENS, b. January 17, 1825, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. December 7, 1899, Monroe County,Ohio.

 

7. STACEY3 STEPHENS,SR. (JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born September 6, 1779 in Monmouth,New Jersey, and died October 30, 1861 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. He married ELIZABETH HATFIELD 1799 in New Jersey??. She was born June 30, 1780 in Monmouth County,New Jersey, and died April 23, 1849 in Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Children of STACEY STEPHENS and ELIZABETH HATFIELD are:

i. JOHN4 STEPHENS, b. 1800, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Bef. 1889, Greene Co., Pennsylvania.

40. ii. HIRAM STEPHENS, b. September 14, 1802, Dunkard Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. February 6, 1869, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

41. iii. STACEY STEPHENS,JR., b. 1804, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. 1889, Wetzel County,WVA.

iv. APOLLO STEPHENS, b. 1807, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. MAGDELINE UNKNOWN, Abt. 1834, Green County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1814, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

42. v. BRAZILLE/BRAZILLA STEPHENS, b. April 20, 1809, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. April 24, 1884, Greene County,Pa. (Stephens Cemetery).

43. vi. LUCRETIA "LUCY" STEPHENS, b. July 24, 1811, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. July 4, 1887, Greene County,Pennsylvania (buried Muddy Creek).

44. vii. ISREAL STEPHENS, b. 1813, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. July 12, 1871, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania (Jefferson Cemetery).

45. viii. GEORGE "WASHINGTON" STEPHENS, b. March 17, 1816, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. May 24, 1889, Perry Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania (buried at Valley Chapel Cemetery).

46. ix. ELIZABETH "ELIZA" STEPHENS, b. June 17, 1818, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. December 26, 1884, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

47. x. AZARIAH STEPHENS, b. June 20, 1821, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. October 30, 1861, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

xi. LUCILLE "LUCY" STEPHENS, b. Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Garards Fort Cemetery,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

8. WILLIAM4 STEPHENS (SAMUEL3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born January 11, 1791 in Monmouth Co.,New Jersey (was a talented Artist), and died 1852 in Philadephia,Pennsylvania. He married MARY SOPHIA PICARD in Philadephia,Pennsylvania, daughter of PETER PICARD and MARY UNKNOWN. She was born 1796 in Philadephia,Pennsylvania, and died 1868 in Philadephia,Pennsylvania.

 

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Children of WILLIAM STEPHENS and MARY PICARD are:

i. EDWIN DECATUR5 STEPHENS, b. 1815.

ii. WILLIAM HENRY ALLEN STEPHENS, b. 1817.

iii. LEWIS WARRINGTON STEPHENS, b. 1829.

iv. HORATIO SMITH STEPHENS, b. 1822.

48. v. HENRY LEWIS STEPHENS, b. February 11, 1824; d. 1882.

vi. ELMIRA REBECCA STEPHENS, b. 1826.

vii. LOUIS HENRY STEPHENS, b. 1828.

viii. EUGENIA ROBINSON STEPHENS, b. 1830.

ix. ALLAN HALSTEAD STEPHENS, b. 1832.

x. EMMA FRANCES STEPHENS, b. 1836.

 

9. JOHN4 STEPHENS,JR. (EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born Bet. December 22 1787 - 1788 in Greene County,Pennsylvania (owned a saw mill,on Pope Creek, for a short while then became a merchant), and died January 13, 1870 in Mercer County,Illinois (Ohio Grove Cemetery). He married MADLEN MAGDELENE "LANA" LIVINGOOD May 1, 1814 in Muskingum County,Ohio. She was born December 22, 1784 in Muskingum County,Ohio, and died March 6, 1878 in Ohio Grover Twp,Mercer County,Illinois.

Children of JOHN STEPHENS and MADLEN LIVINGOOD are:

49. i. EDWARD5 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1815, Muskingum County,Ohio; d. December 13, 1887, Keithsburg,Illinois.

50. ii. PETER STEPHENS, b. March 23, 1818, Ohio ?? ((were Methodist); d. April 18, 1908, Ohio Grover Twp,Mercer County,Illinois (McPherron Cemetery is same as Ohio Grove Cemetery).

51. iii. HANNAH STEPHENS, b. January 8, 1820, Muskingum County,Ohio; d. July 14, 1883, Riverton,Fremont County,Iowa.

52. iv. WILLIAM J. STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1822, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Abt. 1840, Aledo,Mercer County,Illinois.

53. v. MARY CATHERINE STEPHENS, b. 1826, Muskingum County,Ohio; d. Mercer County,Illinois??.

 

10. LUCRETIA4 STEPHENS (EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born December 15, 1789 in Monmouth,New Jersery, and died August 15, 1845 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. She married LEVI MORRIS November 2, 1809 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, son of GEORGE MORRIS and MARGARET CORBLY. He was born April 14, 1783 in Monmouth,New Jersery (served in War of 1812) (was a Justice of Peace and married lots of young couples who didnot need to get a marriage license like in Virginia,which required them to get one), and died January 20, 1842 in Greene Co., Pennsylvania.

Children of LUCRETIA STEPHENS and LEVI MORRIS are:

i. MARGARET5 MORRIS, b. September 15, 1811, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. June 6, 1853, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. PATRICK DONLEY,HONORABLE, May 2, 1829, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. February 14, 1805, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. October 20, 1891, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

ii. LOUISA MORRIS, b. July 4, 1812, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. May 6, 1883, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. GEORGE LEMLEY, November 27, 1832, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. 1810, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

54. iii. HANNAH MORRIS, b. April 17, 1814, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. March 26, 1863, Greene County,Pa. (Abner Garrison Cemetery).

55. iv. JOSEPHUS "JOSEPH" MORRIS, b. March 14, 1816, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; d. August 9, 1896, Greene Co., Pennsylvania.

v. GEORGE "WASHINGTON" MORRIS(TWIN), b. April 9, 1819, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. January 8, 1897, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. EMILY KIRBY; b. January 23, 1827, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. February 15, 1884, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

vi. JEFFERSON S. MORRIS(TWIN), b. April 9, 1819, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. February 10, 1857, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. SARAH INGRAHAM, October 28, 1845, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1827, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

vii. JEFFERSON S. MORRIS, b. April 9, 1819.

viii. WASHINGTON GEORGE MORRIS, b. April 9, 1819.

ix. EDWARD FRANKLIN MORRIS, b. March 30, 1823, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

56. x. EDWARD FRANKLIN "FRANK" MORRIS, b. March 30, 1823, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania.

xi. THOMAS JACKSON MORRIS, b. November 28, 1825, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. SARAH WAY; b. Abt. 1830, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

xii. JAMES N. MORRIS,MAJOR, b. August 8, 1826.

xiii. JAMES N.. MORRIS,MAJOR, b. November 28, 1827, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. KEZIAH WAY, September 26, 1848, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1830, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

xiv. LUCRETIA MORRIS, b. August 8, 1833, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. April 15, 1885, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. C.I. HARDIN,COLONEL; b. Abt. 1830, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

xv. LEVI ALLEN MORRIS, b. September 15, 1836, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. SAMANTHA BROWN, Abt. 1860; b. Abt. 1840, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

 

11. JAMES4 STEPHENS (EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born November 22, 1793 in Freehold, Monmouth County,New Jersey, and died December 21, 1848 in Greene County,Pennsylvania (Old Ironsides Cemetery) in Kirby,Whitely Twp,Pa.. He married (1) JANE SAY (WIDOW),2ND WIFE. He married (2) ELIZABETH LONG,1ST WIFE 1833 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, daughter of RICHARD LONG and MARY RANKIN. She was born July 27, 1815 in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died March 11, 1901 in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Children of JAMES STEPHENS and ELIZABETH LONG are:

i. ELIZABETH5 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1833, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Bef. 1855, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. (1) JESSIE MCFARLAND,2ND HUSBAND, Green County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1830, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;; m. (2) SAMUEL HUDSON,1ST HUSBAND, Green County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1835, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

57. ii. BOWEN R. STEPHENS(WERE COUSINS), b. January 15, 1834, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. April 24, 1922, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

58. iii. MARY JANE STEPHENS, b. March 20, 1835, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania (Gerrard's FortCemetery); d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania (Gerrard's FortCemetery).

iv. EDWARD C. STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1836, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

v. MARION STEPHENS, b. June 28, 1838, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania (Gerrard's FortCemetery).

59. vi. VINCENT STEPHENS, b. December 5, 1842, Kirby,Greene County,Pa.; d. November 26, 1903, Taylor County,Iowa (Fairview Cemetery).

vii. MELISSA STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1845, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. HENRY MCCULLOUGH, Abt. 1857, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1840, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

viii. RICHARD STEPHENS, b. November 22, 1847, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

ix. JAMES STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1836, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. SARAH ANN LONG, Abt. 1873, Green County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1846, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

 

12. NANCY4 STEPHENS (EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born December 13, 1795 in Freehold,Monmouth County,New Jersey, and died 1836 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. She married JAMES PATTERSON,JR. Abt. 1815 in Greene County,Pennsylvania??, son of JAMES PATTERSON and NANCY DORAN. He was born December 20, 1795 in Greene County,Pennsylvania??, and died 1853 in Greene County,Pennsylvania??.

Children of NANCY STEPHENS and JAMES PATTERSON are:

i. NANCY5 PATTERSON, b. Abt. 1816.

60. ii. HANNAH PATTERSON, b. 1819, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. 1906, Noble County,Ohio (buried in Kennonsburg,Methodist Church Cemetery).

iii. SARAH PATTERSON, b. Abt. 1822.

iv. LOUISA PATTERSON, b. Abt. 1824.

v. EDWARD PATTERSON, b. Abt. 1826.

 

13. REBECCA4 STEPHENS (EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born February 14, 1800 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died December 26, 1875 in Vinton County,Ohio. She married WILLIAM CORBLY Abt. 1823 in Gerard's Fort,Greene County,Pennsylvania, son of JOHN CORBLY and NANCY LYON. He was born November 22, 1801 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died December 25, 1875 in Vinton County,Ohio.

Children of REBECCA STEPHENS and WILLIAM CORBLY are:

i. NANCY5 CORBLY, b. August 27, 1824, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. August 18, 1910, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. MARQUIS L. BOBO/BEBEAU, Abt. 1842, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1822, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

ii. HARRISON CORBLY, b. Abt. 1826, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

iii. JOHN CORBLY, b. Abt. 1828, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

iv. ELIZA J. CORBLY, b. Abt. 1830, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

v. LINDSEY CORBLY, b. November 15, 1831, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. October 22, 1922; m. (1) SARAH WOOD,1ST WIFE; b. Abt. 1828, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. (2) MARY A. SCHOLL,2ND WIFE, Aft. 1846, Meadsville,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1830, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. (3) EMILY COPELAND SMITH,3RD WIFE, Abt. 1849, Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1832, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

vi. HANNAH CORBLY, b. Abt. 1833, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. May 11, 1904, McArthur,Ohio; m. JOHN SEALS, October 11, 1859; b. Abt. 1831, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. McArthur,Ohio;.

vii. EDWARD CORBLY, b. 1834, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Illinois; m. MARY ANN LITTLER, February 7, 1861; b. Greene County,Pennsylvania.

viii. UNKNOWN CORBLY, b. Abt. 1835.

 

14. ELIZABETH4 STEPHENS (EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born November 26, 1801 in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania (listed as Edward's daughter in "History of Nebraska"), and died April 13, 1882 in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania. She married JOHN HEROD BOWLBY October 23, 1820 in Green County,Pennsylvania. He was born Abt. 1800 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Children of ELIZABETH STEPHENS and JOHN BOWLBY are:

i. SAMUEL C.5 BOWLBY.

ii. EDWARD JACKSON BOWLBY.

61. iii. JAMES P. BOWLBY.

iv. JOHN W. BOWLBY.

v. BELINDA A. BOWLBY.

vi. BENSON F. BOWLBY.

vii. ALCINDA L. BOWLBY.

viii. JOSEPH M. BOWLBY.

 

15. HANNAH MARGARET4 STEPHENS (EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born August 4, 1803 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania. She married JOHN WELLS Abt. 1823 in Green County,Pennsylvania, son of JAMES ?? and ELIZABETH GUZMAN. He was born Abt. 1800 in Greene Co., Pennsylvania, and died in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Child of HANNAH STEPHENS and JOHN WELLS is:

i. PRISCILLA5 WELLS, b. Abt. 1824, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

 

16. EDWARD B.4 STEPHENS,JR. (EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born July 10, 1805 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died Bet. January - June 15, 1864 in Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania (Buried at Old Ironsides Cemetery in Kirby,Pa.). He married (1) SARAH HAMILTON,1ST WIFE Abt. 1826 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. She was born October 5, 1805 in Greene Co., Pennsylvania, and died in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania. He married (2) AMAZY GUMP,2ND WIFE Abt. 1845 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, daughter of JOHN GUMP and DORCAS WHITATCH. She was born 1825 in Greene County,Pennsylvania (Will made March 15,1873-Greene County,Pa.), and died April 27, 1873 in Kirby,Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania (buried Old Ironsides Cemetery).

Children of EDWARD STEPHENS and SARAH HAMILTON are:

62. i. JAMES "JIMMY"5 STEPHENS, b. March 10, 1827, Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

ii. SAMUEL STEPHENS, b. August 27, 1829, Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pa..

iii. WILLIAM STEPHENS, b. February 27, 1831, Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pa..

iv. JOSEPHUS STEPHENS, b. January 24, 1832, Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pa.; m. UNKNOWN.

Children of EDWARD STEPHENS and AMAZY GUMP are:

63. v. SARAH CATHERINE "KATE"5 STEPHENS, b. February 28, 1847, Kirby,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. November 17, 1926, New Market,Taylor County,Iowa (Dallas Center Cemetery).

vi. GEORGE WASHINGTON STEPHENS, b. February 15, 1848, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; d. November 15, 1848, Greene Co., Pennsylvania.

64. vii. ANDREW JACKSON STEPHENS, b. October 14, 1849, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; d. May 5, 1922, Bedford,Taylor County,Iowa (buried Guss Cemetery).

viii. FRANCIS MARION STEPHENS, b. 1852, Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

65. ix. JOHN PIERCE STEPHENS, b. February 12, 1855, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; d. October 2, 1925, Clarinda,Page County,Iowa.

x. ELIZABETH STEPHENS, b. 1857.

xi. JAMES STEPHENS, b. 1861, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; d. Bef. 1922, Greene Co., Pennsylvania.

xii. ELMER ELI STEPHENS, b. September 18, 1862, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; d. March 18, 1864, Greene Co., Pennsylvania.

 

17. GEORGE WASHINGTON4 STEPHENS (EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born November 2, 1811 in Greene County,Pennsylvania (in 1850 Seneca Township,Monroe County,Ohio Census), and died May 3, 1854 in Newtown,Greene County,Pennsylvania. He married REBECCA UNKNOWN Abt. 1830 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. She was born Abt. 1808 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Children of GEORGE STEPHENS and REBECCA UNKNOWN are:

i. ELIZABETH5 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1838.

ii. NANCY STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1841.

iii. JAMES STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1843.

iv. REBECCA STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1844.

v. JOHN STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1845.

vi. DORTHEA STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1848.

 

18. THOMAS4 STEPHENS,JR. (THOMAS S.3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born Abt. 1800 in Wood County,WVA??? or New Jersey, and died Bef. 1853 in Wood County,WVA (buried in Mt.Zion Cemetery). He married (1) ETHILDA MELROSE February 12, 1824 in Wood County,WVA. She was born Abt. 1806 in Wood County,WVA, and died in Wood County,WVA. He married (2) SARAH STEPHENS February 6, 1842 in Wood County,WVA (married by David Smith) (Wood County Marriage Book). She was born 1814 in Wood County,WVA.

Children of THOMAS STEPHENS and ETHILDA MELROSE are:

66. i. THOMAS5 STEPHENS III, b. December 17, 1824, Wood County,WVA; d. 1890, Wood County,WVA.

67. ii. EDWARD LAFAYETTE STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1825, Wood County,WVA.

68. iii. JOHN A. STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1827, Wood County,WVA (moved to Illinois)?? or was it Thomas ??.

69. iv. GEORGE W. STEPHENS, b. September 18, 1829, Wood County,WVA.

70. v. MATHILDA ANN STEPHENS, b. February 19, 1832, Wood County,WVA.

vi. ELLEN STEPHENS, b. 1835, Wood County,WVA.

vii. MARCUS STEPHENS, b. 1839, Wood County,WVA.

Child of THOMAS STEPHENS and SARAH STEPHENS is:

viii. BARNABUS5 STEPHENS, b. 1842.

 

19. SAMUEL4 STEPHENS**** (JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1807 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died January 16, 1873 in Taylor Co, WV (Alf Smith Cemetery)Middlebourne,Tyler Co,WVA. He married MARGARET TENNANT**** 1826 in Greene County , PA, daughter of RICHARD TENNANT and SARAH CHEW. She was born 1809 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died October 22, 1884 in Tyler County, WVA.

 

Notes for SAMUEL STEPHENS****:

THE Stephens family moved from Monongalia County,WVA in 1876 TO Tyler County,WVA,

when he was 21 yrs. old.

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On July 1,1839,purchased 130 acres on Paw Paw Creek.

Listed as head of Household in on the September 19,1850 Census 37th District,Monongalia County,WVA.

On June 15,1865 sold 86 acres to Joseph Sutton.

On January 17,1866, sold 99 acres on Paw Paw to William L. Gallagher.

On April 16,2867 Samuel Purchased 2 tracts of land on Muddy Creek,Tyler County,WVA.

On October 17,1871,sold 50 acres to son John Francis Stephens.

On October 17,1871 sold 50 acres to son Henry Stephens.

On April 2,1872,sold remaining 50 acres to daughter Martha & husband E.S.B. Nichols.

 

 

 

Notes for MARGARET TENNANT****:

I would love to find proof for Margaret Tennant's parents as being Richard Tennant and Sallle Chew.

I believe they are the parents because Simeon Tennant ,her brother married Samuel Stephens sister, Lucretia Stephens!!!

And they lived very close together And are in the right time period to fit in perfectly !!!.

Also her son==John Francis Stephens has her last name as Tennant on death certificate !!!!!

Children of SAMUEL STEPHENS**** and MARGARET TENNANT**** are:

i. SARAH "SALLY"5 STEPHENS, b. February 3, 1829, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; m. (1) ENOCH D. UNDERWOOD,3RD HUSBAND; b. Abt. 1820, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; m. (2) JOHN EFAW,1ST HUSBAND, 1842, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1820, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; m. (3) JACOB STEWARD,2ND HUSBAND, Aft. 1878, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1825, Greene Co., Pennsylvania.

ii. PERMELIA JANE STEPHENS, b. December 3, 1829, Greene Co., Pennsylvania (moved after Civil War to Achinson County,Missouri then moved later to Lodi,Custer County,Nebraska); d. March 30, 1917, Broken Bow,Custer County,Nebraska; m. JOSEPH YARD PROVENCE, March 23, 1848, Marion County,WVA; b. Abt. 1820, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; d. Broken Bow,Custer County,Nebraska;.

iii. BARBARA ELLENOR "BARBARY" STEPHENS, b. Abt. February 24, 1832, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; d. June 18, 1923, Sherwood,Doddridge County,WVA; m. AMBROSE FOX, December 25, 1852, Brownsville,Washington County,Ohio; b. Abt. 1825, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; d. Sherwood,Doddridge County,WVA??;.

 

Notes for BARBARA ELLENOR "BARBARY" STEPHENS:

Listed on September 19,1850 Census 37th District,Monongalia County,WVA. as "Barbary".

In 1860 In Marion County,WVA Census.

In 1870 listed in McElroy District,Tyler County,WVA.

In 1880 were living in Doddridge County.

 

71. iv. NANCY STEPHENS, b. 1836, Monongalia County,WVA (listed on September 19,1850 Census 37th District); d. June 20, 1914, Acworth,Sullivan County,Vermont (died at home of Jesse Watkins).

v. ELIZABETH "BETTY"STEPHENS, b. Abt. December 8, 1838, Monongalia County,WVA; d. December 22, 1934, Salem,Harrison County,WVA; m. DUDLEY C. MARTIN, Abt. 1862; b. Abt. 1830, Monongalia County,WVA.

 

Notes for ELIZABETH "BETTY"STEPHENS:

In 1870,listed in Census of Tyler County,WVA.

In 1880 were listed in Doddridge County, WVA-Census.

 

 

72. vi. HENRY STEPHENS, b. 1839, Monongalia orTyler County ,WVA (all information is from 1880 Tyler County Census); d. Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA.

vii. MARION STEPHENS, b. 1841, Monongalia County,WVA; m. MARY MARTIN; b. Monongalia County,WVA.

viii. MARTHA E. STEPHENS, b. February 1, 1844, Monongalia County,WVA; d. June 7, 1917, McElroy District,Tyler County,WVA; m. (1) ULYSSES MASON,1ST HUSBAND, Abt. 1860; b. Abt. 1830, Monongalia County,WVA; d. Bet. 1859 - 1860; m. (2) EBENEZER DPENCER BLACKLEY,2ND HUSBAND, March 7, 1869; b. Abt. 1835, Monongalia County,WVA; d. McElroy District,Tyler County,WVA;.

73. ix. JOHN FRANCIS STEPHENS****, b. April 30, 1846, Battlelle District, Monongalia, (W) VA.; d. November 8, 1936, Lick Run, Walker Station, Wood Co., West Virginia (Mt.Carmel).

x. MARY A. STEPHENS, b. 1849.

 

20. HENRY4 STEPHENS(TWIN) (JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born January 7, 1799 in Whiteley Twp.Green Co.,Pennsylvania (Will for July 2,1861,Wayne Township,was proven on June 19,1877), and died June 8, 1877 in Whiteley Twp.Green Co.,Pennsylvania (buried in Samuel Headlee's Graveyard,Hocklebender Run,south of Shannon Run). He married (1) NANCY CAMPBELL,1ST WIFE 1818 in Green Co.,Pa., daughter of JOHN CAMPBELL and UNKNOWN. She was born June 30, 1803 in Greene Co., Pennsylvania, and died April 5, 1863 in Whiteley Twp,Green Co., Pennsylvania (buried in Samuel Headlee's Cemetery). He married (2) MARY E. WOODS,2ND WIFE December 26, 1837. She was born Abt. 1815 in Green Co.,Pennsylvania, and died in Green Co.,Pennsylvania. He married (3) NANCY LANTZ,3RD WIFE Abt. 1859 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. She was born August 21, 1807 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Wayne Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania??. He married (4) HARRIET A. HALL,4TH WIFE December 16, 1869 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. She was born Abt. 1835 in Green Co.,Pennsylvania.

Children of HENRY STEPHENS(TWIN) and NANCY CAMPBELL are:

i. LUCINDA5 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1819, Green Co.,Pennsylvania; d. Union District,Wood County,WVA; m. HARRISON SOUTH; b. Abt. 1810, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; d. Union District,Wood County,WVA;.

ii. RACHEL STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1820, Whiteley Twp,Green Co., Pennsylvania; d. Rock CreekTownship,Livingston County,Illinois; m. LOUIS OWENS; b. Abt. 1815, Whiteley Twp,Green Co., Pennsylvania; d. Rock CreekTownship,Livingston County,Illinois;.

74. iii. JAMES STEPHENS, b. October 3, 1824, Greene County,Pennsylvania (moved to Wood County in 1856) (served in West Virginia 15th Volunteers from 1862-1865); d. February 27, 1903, Union District,Wood County,WVA.

iv. JOHN STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1825, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; m. CAROLINE RUSH; b. Greene Co., Pennsylvania.

v. SARAH JANE STEPHENS, b. August 28, 1826, Green Co.,Pennsylvania; d. July 12, 1903, Herndon,Wyoming County,WVA; m. EDWARD WHITLATCH, March 8, 1846, Blacksville,Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1820, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; d. Herndon,Wyoming County,WVA?;.

vi. HENRY G. STEPHENS, b. December 12, 1832, Green Co.,Pennsylvania; d. Reading Township,Livingston County,Illinois; m. ELEANOR UNKNOWN; b. Abt. 1870, Greene Co., Pennsylvania; d. Reading Township,Livingston County,Illinois;.

75. vii. STACY STEPHENS, b. March 13, 1834, Green Co.,Pennsylvania; d. Rock CreekTownship,Livingston County,Illinois.

viii. APOLARDE "POLLARD ORAPOLLO" STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1835, Green Co.,Pennsylvania.

ix. NANCY STEPHENS, b. November 1837.

x. MARK HENRY STEPHENS, b. May 10, 1838, Green Co.,Pennsylvania; d. March 8, 1920, DeQueen,Savior County,Arkansas; m. (1) SARAH SWARTZ,1ST WIFE; b. Greene Co., Pennsylvania; m. (2) VIRGINIA CHAUNCEY,2ND WIFE.

xi. NOAH STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1840, Greene Co., Pennsylvania.

Children of HENRY STEPHENS(TWIN) and MARY WOODS are:

xii. ALMEDA/ALAMEDADA JANE5 STEPHENS, b. 1839.

xiii. ELIZABETH V. STEPHENS, b. 1840.

xiv. MARTHA B. STEPHENS, b. 1842.

xv. JOHN HALEY STEPHENS, b. 1848.

xvi. E.SYLVANUS STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1849.

xvii. MARY W. STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1851.

Children of HENRY STEPHENS(TWIN) and HARRIET HALL are:

xviii. UNKNOWN MALE5 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1870.

xix. HENRIETTA STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1872.

xx. HALL STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1874.

 

21. JANE4 STEPHENS (JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born March 10, 1803 in Whiteley Twp.Green Co.,Pennsylvania, and died September 13, 1888 in Diamond Springs,Morris County,Kansas. She married LEMUEL SNODGRASS July 10, 1823 in Monongalia,Virginia(WVA), son of FRANCIS SNODGRASS and RACHEL SMITH. He was born August 14, 1800 in Monongalia, Co.,WVA, and died August 11, 1886 in Alta Vista,Waubaunee County,Kansas (buried Alta Vista Cemetery).

 

Notes for LEMUEL SNODGRASS:

In 1848 the Snodgrasses moved to Washington County,Ohio.

In 1850 were living in Ludlow Township,Washington County,Ohio.

In spring of 1870 moved to Kansas.

Recorded twice in Kansas Census,first at home of his son-in-law James P. Scott,

Morris County,Kansas and on June 20,1870 at home of his son Stacy Snodgrass,

Children of JANE STEPHENS and LEMUEL SNODGRASS are:

i. FRANCIS STEPHENS5 SNODGRASS, b. April 10, 1824, Mononogalia County,WVA; d. June 5, 1903, Morris,Kansas (Four Mile Cemetery); m. (1) ANNA BARNHART,2ND WIFE; b. Abt. 1840, Monongalia County,WVA (had 2 kids); m. (2) AMELIA "CELIA" PROVENCE,1ST WIFE, January 15, 1848, Monongalia County,WVA; b. Abt. 1831, Monongalia County,WVA (had six kids).

ii. SERENA JANE SNODGRASS, b. August 9, 1825, Monroe County,WVA (had 8 kids); d. February 17, 1904, Lincoln County,?WVA; m. JONATHAN WEAVER KECK, October 14, 1842, Monongalia County,WVA; b. Abt. 1820, Monongalia County,WVA.

iii. THOMAS S. SNODGRASS, b. November 21, 1830, Mononogalia County,WVA; d. June 4, 1912, Salina,Saline County,Kansas; m. ELIZABETH PROVENCE, 1854, Ohio; b. Abt. 1838, Monongalia County,WVA (had 10 kids); d. Salina,Saline County,Kansas;.

iv. STACY STEVENS SNODGRASS, b. October 5, 1832, Harrison or Monroe County,WVA; d. December 31, 1919, Louisville,Pottawattamine County,Kansas; m. CELIA ANN PROVENCE, December 20, 1859, Ohio; b. Abt. 1842, Monongalia County,WVA? (had 11 kids); d. Louisville,Pottawattamine County,Kansas;.

v. JOHN STEPHENS SNODGRASS, b. February 21, 1834, Monongalia County,WVA or Monroe County,WVA; d. February 23, 1919, Kingfisher,Kingfisher County,Oklahoma (Bird Creek Cemetery); m. SARAH JANE COOPER, October 26, 1858, Washington County,Ohio; b. Abt. 1841, Washington County,Ohio?? (had 12 kids).

vi. GOOLY EMAS "JULIA ELMA" SNODGRASS, b. September 1, 1837, Monongalia County,WVA or Ludlow Twp.,Washington County,Ohio?? (had seven kids); d. August 20, 1876, Jefferson County,Kansas (also have Leavenworth County,Kansas); m. ANDREW COLEMAN KNOWLTON, 1855, Monroe County,Ohio; b. Abt. 1830, Ludlow Twp.,Washington County,Ohio??; d. Jefferson County,Kansas (also have Leavenworth County,Kansas);.

vii. RACHEL SNODGRASS, b. July 3, 1839, Monongalia County,WVA or Monroe County,Ohio (had 12 kids); d. 1907, Monroe County,Ohio; m. ESAU KNOWLTON; b. Abt. 1830, Monongalia County,WVA??; d. Monroe County,WVA;.

viii. MARTHA LUCRETIA SNODGRASS, b. March 31, 1841, Monroe County,WVA (had 8 kids); d. April 28, 1915, Kansas; m. JAMES P. SCOTT; b. Abt. 1835, Monongalia County,WVA or Monroe County,Ohio??.

ix. SELAH"LELAH"JANE SNODGRASS, b. September 28, 1828, Monroe County,WVA (had 12 kids); d. September 30, 1912, Rinards Mill,Monroe County,Ohio; m. WILLIAM EVERETT FRY, September 28, 1847, Monongalia County,WVA; b. Abt. 1820, Monongalia County,WVA; d. Rinards Mill,Monroe County,Ohio;.

x. GEORGE W. SNODGRASS, b. February 14, 1843, Mononogalia County,WVA (had 5 kids); d. May 8, 1918, Alta Vista,Kansas; m. SARAH CARR, April 8, 1867, Alta Vista,Waubaunsee County,Kansas; b. Abt. 1850, Alta Vista,Waubaunee County,Kansas??; d. Alta Vista,Waubaunee County,Kansas;.

xi. SAMUEL P. SNODGRASS, b. March 31, 1845, Monongalia County,WVA or Monroe County,Ohio; d. 1929, Kansas; m. SABINA H. DELONG, April 30, 1868; b. Abt. 1851, Monongalia County,WVA?? (had 6 kids).

 

22. BARBARA4 STEPHENS (JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1804 in Green Co.,Pennsylvania, and died July 10, 1857 in Monongalia, Co.,WVA. She married LEVI ARNETT February 10, 1823 in Monongalia,Virginia(WVA). He was born December 23, 1801 in Monongalia, Co.,WVA, and died February 25, 1877 in Monongalia County,WVA.

Children of BARBARA STEPHENS and LEVI ARNETT are:

i. LUCRETIA5 ARNETT, b. September 16, 1823, Monongalia, Co.,WVA (had 10 kids); m. JOHN WILLIAM PROVANCE; b. Abt. 1810, Monongalia County,WVA.

ii. SARAH "SALLY" ARNETT, b. April 17, 1829, Monongalia, Co.,WVA.

iii. PERRY ARNETT, b. December 13, 1832, Monongalia, Co.,WVA.

iv. PLEASANT ALTON ARNETT, b. Abt. 1834.

 

23. THOMAS JACKSON4 STEPHENS (JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born December 5, 1809 in Whitely Twp.Green County,Pennsylvania (was a farmer & a cooper"Barrellmaker"), and died February 26, 1895 in Marion County,WVA (Highland Church Cemetery). He married MAHALIA AMOS November 21, 1836 in Monongalia,Virginia(WVA), daughter of JOHN AMOS and MARY MILLER. She was born 1816 in Monongalia County,WVA, and died March 21, 1905 in Beulah,Greene County,Pennsylvania (Fairmont Cemetery,East Finley,Pennsylania).

 

Notes for THOMAS JACKSON STEPHENS:

Thomas moved with his father, James Stephens' to Shelby County,Indiana,then back to

Greene County,Pennsylvania,and then to Monongalia County,WVA,where he got married.

The couple then moved to North Fork Hughes River area of Ritchie County,WVA,in 1840.

Several land transactions are recorded in Ritchie County,WVA.

In 1850 Ritchie County Census and living there.

Thomas is in 1870 Doddridge County Census and the 1880 Marion County Census.

He lived with his son Simeon near Metz,Marion County until his death.

Mahala was living with grandson Simeon when she died,and roads were so muddy they

buried at East Finley,Pennsylvania rather than beside her husband.

 

James Stephens, Thomas's father moved to Shelby County,Indiana in early 1830's,where he

bought a section(640 acres)of land and gave 160 acres to Thomas,then he got rid of the rest of

land and moved back to Greene County,Pennsylvania,and thenmoved to Monongalia County,West Virginia.

Sources are from Court records in Monongalia,Ritchie,and Marion County,WVA.

And extra additional information from his ggrandson Gerald O. Stephens

Children of THOMAS STEPHENS and MAHALIA AMOS are:

i. MARY5 STEPHENS, b. September 28, 1839, Ritchie County,WVA; d. 1912, Lawton,Oklahoma; m. (1) ANTHONY DAVIS, Marion County,WVA; b. Abt. 1835, Marion County,WVA ?; m. (2) WAYNE "JONATHAN" DUNN, April 25, 1858, Washington County,Ohio; b. Abt. 1835, Ritchie County,WVA.

ii. SIMEON STEPHENS, b. September 18, 1840, Ritchie County,WVA; d. November 14, 1924, Buried at Monongalia County,WVA (Highland Cemetery); m. (1) MATILDA CATHERINE EFAW; b. December 16, 1863, Marion County,WVA; m. (2) PHOEBE PERRY, April 19, 1917, Wood County,WVA; b. Abt. 1845, Wood County,WVA?; m. (3) CYNTHIA CUTRIGHT, November 13, 1923, Roane County,WVA; b. Roane County,WVA.

iii. JAMES M. STEPHENS, b. May 18, 1842, Ritchie County,WVA (Never married); d. June 21, 1860, drowned in the Hughes River in Ritchie County,WVA.

76. iv. ELIZABETH STEPHENS, b. August 9, 1844, Ritchie County,WVA; d. November 25, 1925, Wood County,WVA (Mt. Olivet Cemetery).

v. JOHN STEPHENS, b. April 17, 1846, Ritchie County,WVA; d. February 4, 1930, Roane County,WVA (Hebron Cemetery); m. HARRIET JULIET WATSON; b. March 4, 1868, Doddridge County,WVA; d. Roane County,WVA (Hebron Cemetery);.

77. vi. STACY STEPHENS/STEVENS, b. January 21, 1848, Ritchie County,WVA (Retired merchant & in timber business); d. March 19, 1929, Washington County,Ohio (Belpre Cemetery) (Moved to Rockland last 23 years of his life).

vii. WILLIAM FRANK STEPHENS/STEVENS, b. November 28, 1850, Ritchie County,WVA (William Frank Stephens changed spelling of his last name after his first daughter got married); d. March 10, 1940, Mannington,Marion County,WVA (Shaffer Hill,Stevens Cemetery); m. (1) MARY JANE MATHENY; b. Ritchie County,WVA; m. (2) PERMILIA SANTEE, December 2, 1876, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1856, Greene Co., Pennsylvania.

viii. SARAH JANE STEPHENS, b. August 28, 1852, Ritchie County,WVA; d. May 18, 1860, Ritchie County,WVA.

 

24. STACY4 STEPHENS(TWIN) (JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born September 4, 1811 in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania (was a deacon in the Brownsville Church,Washington County,Ohio), and died July 4, 1896 in Franklin County,Kansas. He married SARAH PHARES September 24, 1835 in Shellby County,Indiana, daughter of ISAAC PHARES and ELIZABETH BROWN. She was born July 5, 1817 in Crosley Township,Hamilton County,Ohio, and died November 26, 1906 in Franklin County,Kansas.

 

Notes for STACY STEPHENS(TWIN):

On October 10,1835,Stacy purchased 80 acre farm in Shelby County,Indiana.

Stacy had power of attorney to sell his father's land in Shelby County,Indiana.

Lived there until 1845,then returned to Monongalia County,WVA.

Sold their farm on September 4,1848.

In 1852,they moved to Washington County,Ohio,where Stacy became a deacon in Brownsville Church.

Lived there until March of 1869,then they moved to Franklin County,Kansas setting on Sack Creek,greenwood Township.

In 1880 Stacy was living in Williamsville,Township,Franklin County,Kansas.

 

Children of STACY STEPHENS(TWIN) and SARAH PHARES are:

i. JOHN PHARES5 STEPHENS,MINISTER, b. September 21, 1836, Shelby County,Indiana; d. July 7, 1923, Wellsville,Kansas; m. CATHARINE COOPER, September 1, 1864, Washington County,Ohio; b. Abt. 1846, Washington County,Ohio.

ii. JAMES NOAH STEPHENS, b. April 27, 1838, Shelby County,Indiana; m. CHARITY COOPER(SISTERS??), April 17, 1860, Washington County,Ohio; b. Abt. 1832, Washington County,Ohio??.

iii. REBECCA JANE STEPHENS, b. December 31, 1839, Shelby County,Indiana; d. 1922, Houston,Harris County,Texas; m. JAMES COOPER, July 6, 1857, Washington County,Ohio; b. Abt. 1830, Washington County,Ohio??.

 

Notes for REBECCA JANE STEPHENS:

In 1868 moved from Ohio to Kansas.

In 1880 Were living in Williamsfield Township,Franklin County,Ohio.

In 1900 were living Red Rock Township,Noble County,Oklahoma.

 

iv. STACY HENRY STEPHENS, b. May 25, 1842, Shelby County,Indiana; d. August 28, 1918, Ottawa,Franklin County,Kansas; m. (1) LOUSIE A. GODELSMAN,2ND WIFE; b. Abt. 1860, Ottawa,Franklin County,Kansas??; d. Ottawa,Franklin County,Kansas??;; m. (2) CATHERINE "KATE" POWELL,1ST WIFE, August 17, 1864, Ohio; b. Abt. 1844, Ohio.

v. WILLIAM THOMAS STEPHENS, b. April 20, 1844, Shelby County,Indiana; d. October 5, 1869.

78. vi. NAOMI ANN STEPHENS, b. February 28, 1847, Monongalia County,WVA (moved to Kansa in 1869); d. May 28, 1915, Eureka,Greenwood County,Kansas.

vii. SAMUEL MATTHEW STEPHENS,MINISTER, b. Bet. March 27 - May 27, 1849, Washington County,Ohio (no kids??)were ever found (ordained a minister in Ruhameh Church,Franklin County,Kansas); d. Franklin County,Kansas; m. ELIZABETH CRATE, Abt. 1875, Ohio; b. Abt. 1858, Washington County,Ohio??; d. Franklin County,Kansas;.

viii. SARAH MARTHA "MARY" STEPHENS, b. June 11, 1851, Ohio; d. Franklin County,Kansas; m. JOSHUA P. HARRISON, November 8, 1870, Williamsburg,Franklin County,Kansas (married by her brother John Phares Stephens); b. Abt. 1845, Franklin County,Kansas?; d. Franklin County,Kansas;.

ix. BARBARA LUCRETIA STEPHENS, b. October 11, 1853, Ohio; d. October 11, 1879; m. HENRY C. BENEDICT, August 6, 1873; b. Abt. 1845, Ohio??.

x. ENOCH ELIJAH STEPHENS, b. March 9, 1856, Ohio (never married).

79. xi. NANCY LYDIA STEPHENS, b. March 26, 1858, Marietta,Ohio.

 

25. APOLLO C."POLLARD"4 STEPHENS (JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born March 22, 1813 in Newtown(now Kirby),Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died April 11, 1901 in Greene Co., Pennsylvania (Old Ironsides Cemetery) (also have Baptist Cemetery)which one is correct??. He married (1) SARAH "SALLY" MYERS,1ST WIFE Abt. 1832 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, daughter of ANDREW MYERS and ELIZABETH FOX. She was born January 26, 1809 in Greene Co., Pennsylvania, and died February 15, 1882 in Greene Co., Pennsylvania (Old Ironsides Cemetery). He married (2) MARIA "MARIAH" UNKNOWN,2ND WIFE Bet. 1882 - 1883 in Green County,Pennsylvania. She was born Abt. 1850 in Newtown(now Kirby),Greene County,Pennsylvania (unknown if there were any children for them), and died Abt. March 1882 in Green County,Pennsylvania.

Children of APOLLO STEPHENS and SARAH MYERS are:

80. i. ELIZABETH5 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1835, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. March 21, 1929, Blandinville,Bushnell,McDonough County County,Illinois (Bushnell Cemetery).

ii. HENRY W. STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1836, Monongalia County,WVA; d. Monongalia Co.WVA (now Marion County); m. BARBARA "BARBARY" STULL, Abt. 1850; b. 1834, Monongalia Co.WVA (now Marion County); d. Monongalia Co.WVA (now Marion County);.

iii. ANDREW STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1839, Monongalia County,WVA??; d. Monongalia County,WVA; m. CARISLA JANE FOLGER, January 1, 1857, Tyler County,WVA; b. is this the right Andrew Stephens????.

81. iv. LYDIA "LIDDA" STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1842, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. 1919, McDonough County,Illinois.

v. PETER STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1847, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. 1900; m. RHODA RUSE, Abt. 1875; b. Abt. 1855, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania??.

vi. JONAH STEPHENS, b. Aft. June 1, 1850, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. AMELINE"EMELINE" HEADLEE, 1868; b. Abt. 1858, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

82. vii. JONAS STEPHENS, b. 1851, Greene Co., Pennsylvania (Old Ironsides Cemetery) (on 1880 Census)for Perry Township); d. Bef. 1893, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

 

26. LYDIA4 STEPHENS (JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born June 18, 1817 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died March 29, 1885 in Blockton,Taylor County,Iowa (Bedford Cemetery). She married WILLIAM GOLDING,MINISTER September 25, 1835 in Shelby County,Indiana (married by John Golding,Justice of Peace) (got marriage license on September 18,1835), son of THOMAS GOLDING and SARAH BROWN. He was born June 15, 1817 in Hamilton County,Ohio, and died 1865 in Blockton,Taylor County,Iowa.

Children of LYDIA STEPHENS and WILLIAM GOLDING are:

i. RACHEL5 GOLDING, b. Taylor County,Iowa.

ii. HARRIET GOLDING, b. Abt. 1835.

iii. JAMES GOLDING, b. June 6, 1836, Blockton,Taylor County,Iowa; d. April 20, 1843, Indiana.

iv. THOMAS GOLDING, b. December 17, 1839, Indiana; d. Indiana; m. (1) LENA LONG,2ND WIFE; b. Indiana; m. (2) RACHEL UNKNOWN,3RD WIFE; b. Indiana; d. Indiana; m. (3) KATE MCNEAL,1ST WIFE, April 13, 1858, Indiana; b. Abt. 1841, Indiana; d. Indiana;.

v. DOROTHY GOLDING, b. March 29, 1841.

vi. LEVINA GOLDING, b. March 4, 1843, Indiana; m. M.B. UNDERWOOD, May 8, 1861, Indiana; b. Abt. 1835, Indiana.

vii. MARY ANN GOLDING, b. June 5, 1845, Indiana; m. M.C. FULLER, June 12, 1867, Indiana; b. Abt. 1840, Indiana.

viii. MATTHEW B. GOLDING, b. April 23, 1847, Indiana; m. DOROTHY MEDFORD, April 23, 1873, Indiana; b. Abt. 1855, Indiana.

ix. STACY HENRY GOLDING, b. September 12, 1849, Indiana; d. March 16, 1851, Indiana.

x. NOAH W. GOLDING, b. October 24, 1851, Indiana; m. LUCRETIA MEDFORD, June 5, 1876, Bedford County,Iowa; b. Abt. 1859, Indiana.

xi. WILLIAM JACKSON GOLDING, b. February 21, 1853, Anderson,Madison County,Indiana; d. Kansas City,Jackson County,Missouri; m. (1) MELINDA BELLE "KATE" SHUFF,1ST WIFE, Indiana; b. Abt. 1860, Indiana; m. (2) MARY ALIXE SHUFF(SISTERS??),2ND WIFE, January 31, 1888, Indiana; b. Abt. 1862, Indiana.

xii. SARAH JANE GOLDING, b. Bet. May 1 1856 - 1857, Shelbyville,Shelby County,Indiana; m. JOHN CHARLES FREEMONT SHEAFFER, October 31, 1876, Hopkins,Nodaway County,Missouri; b. Abt. 1845, Shelby County,Indiana.

xiii. HARVEY GUY GOLDING, b. March 4, 1859, Anderson,Madison County,Indiana; d. February 10, 1862, Anderson,Madison County,Indiana.

 

27. SOLOMON4 STEPHENS (JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1823 in Green Co.,Pennsylvania (a tailor), and died March 14, 1885 in Iowa. He married AMANDA MADERA May 27, 1847 in Monongalia,Virginia(WVA), daughter of JOSEPH MADERA and UNKNOWN. She was born Abt. 1825 in Tyler County,WVA.

 

Notes for SOLOMON STEPHENS:

Listed in September 10,1850,Census District 61,Tyler County,WVA,as a tailor.

Children of SOLOMON STEPHENS and AMANDA MADERA are:

i. JOHN W.5 STEPHENS, b. 1848, Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA.

ii. CLARA STEPHENS, b. 1850, Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA.

iii. GEORGE W. STEPHENS, b. 1852, Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA; d. October 17, 1891, Tyler County,WVA.

iv. WILLIAM STEPHENS, b. 1854, Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA.

v. MARY STEPHENS, b. February 2, 1856, Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA.

vi. ELIZABETH STEPHENS, b. 1859, Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA.

vii. MARGARET STEPHENS, b. 1861, Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA.

viii. CHARLES STEPHENS, b. August 20, 1862, Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA.

ix. CORA STEPHENS, b. 1864, Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA.

x. HENRY STEPHENS, b. November 4, 1866, Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA.

xi. ADA STEPHENS, b. February 1870, Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA.

 

28. LUCRETIA "CREECY"4 STEPHENS (JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born January 17, 1826 in Greene Co., Pennsylvania, and died December 7, 1899 in Monongalia County, WVA. She married SIMEON "SIM" TENNANT Bef. 1850 in Monongalia County,West Virginia. He was born July 14, 1820 in Monongalia County,West Virginia, and died in Monongalia County, WVA.

 

Notes for SIMEON "SIM" TENNANT:

This letter was written to Simeon Tennant the husband of Lucretia Stephens Tennant by her nephew

Simeon Stephens about Thomas Stephens.

 

Galletin,WVA

February 26,1895

 

Mr. Simeon Tenant

Dear Sir:

This is to inform you that Lucretia's brother Thomas Stephens,died this morning at 5 o'clock.

The cause of death is being palsy and then turned to blood poison. he was taken sick the 20th of this month and was almost entirely unconcious from the beginning of his sickness. he was buried at Highland. The rest of us are well as usual.

 

Very respectfully yours,

 

Simeon Stephens

 

Child of LUCRETIA STEPHENS and SIMEON TENNANT is:

i. JAMES P.5 MORRIS, b. 1874.

 

29. MARTHA "PATTY"4 STEPHENS (APOLLO "POLLARD"3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born August 22, 1796 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died November 2, 1874 in Greene County,Pennsylvania (Shriver Cemetery). She married ADAM SHRIVER,SR. Abt. 1814, son of JOHN SHRIVER and ALICE RICHARDS. He was born April 1794 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died August 17, 1866 in Greene County,Pennsylvania (Shriver Cemetery).

Children of MARTHA STEPHENS and ADAM SHRIVER are:

i. ISAAC5 SHRIVER, b. Abt. 1814, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania.

ii. ADAM SHRIVER,JR., b. Bet. 1816 - 1817, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. MELINDA DAWSON, Abt. 1840, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1822, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

83. iii. JOHN RICHARDS SHRIVER, b. May 23, 1817, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. August 17, 1866, Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

iv. APOLLO SHRIVER, b. July 28, 1818, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. ELIZABETH HAINES; b. Abt. 1824, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

v. MARY SHRIVER, b. Abt. 1819, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. DAVID JOHN, Abt. 1844, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1824, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

84. vi. HESTER "HETTY" SHRIVER, b. Abt. 1820, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania.

vii. MARTHA SHRIVER,THE FIRST, b. Abt. 1822.

85. viii. ELSIE SHRIVER, b. Abt. 1824, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania.

86. ix. JACOB SHRIVER, b. May 1, 1826, Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. June 20, 1910, Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

x. ANDREW JACKSON SHRIVER, b. September 10, 1827, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. ELIZABETH ADAMSON, Abt. 1878, Greene County,Pennsylvania?; b. Abt. 1817, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

xi. NANCY SHRIVER, b. Abt. 1829, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

xii. ELIZABETH SHRIVER, b. November 8, 1837, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

 

30. HESTER4 STEPHENS (APOLLO "POLLARD"3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born August 22, 1796 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died June 9, 1874 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. She married JOHN LOAR,SR. January 20, 1814 in Greene County,Pennsylvania (then moved back to Maryland), son of JACOB LOAR and SARAH ECKHART. He was born October 12, 1789 in Eckhart,Allegany County,Maryland (will made April 19,1873 Greene County,Pennsylvania) (Bppk 4,page 425) (Greene County,Pa. Wills), and died May 5, 1873 in Jacksonville,Grene County,Pennsylvania.

Children of HESTER STEPHENS and JOHN LOAR are:

i. SARAH5 LOAR, b. April 23, 1815, Eckhart,Allegany County,Maryland.

87. ii. JACOB LOAR, b. February 6, 1817, Eckhart,Allegany County,Maryland.

88. iii. GEORGE LOAR, b. November 27, 1818, Eckhart,Allegany County,Maryland; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania.

iv. APOLLO LOAR, b. June 25, 1820, Eckhart,Allegany County,Maryland.

v. ADAM LOAR, b. June 11, 1822, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

vi. MARTHA LOAR, b. March 18, 1824, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

vii. JOHN LOAR,JR., b. April 21, 1826, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

viii. HENRY LOAR, b. 1828, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

ix. JAMES LOAR, b. February 5, 1830, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

x. NANCY LOAR, b. 1832, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

xi. LEVI LOAR, b. March 13, 1834, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

xii. HESTER JANE LOAR, b. November 23, 1836, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

xiii. LANA ANN LOAR, b. September 4, 1838, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

89. xiv. ELIZABETH LOAR, b. December 29, 1840, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. 1923, Greene County,Pennsylvania??.

 

31. NANCY4 STEPHENS (APOLLO "POLLARD"3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1799 in Green Co.,Pennsylvania (in 1860 Seneca Twp., Monroe County,Ohio Census), and died March 1882 in Boston,Belmont County,Ohio (Boston Methodist Cemetery). She married WILLIAM WELLS Abt. 1817, son of JAMES ?? and ELIZABETH GUZMAN. He was born August 11, 1797 in Greene County,Pennsylvania (will made on April 21,1873 in Monroe County,Ohio), and died March 2, 1877 in Boston,Belmont County,Ohio (Boston Methodist Cemetery).

Children of NANCY STEPHENS and WILLIAM WELLS are:

i. ADAM5 WELLS, b. Abt. 1817.

90. ii. JAMES WELLS, b. March 7, 1818, Greene Co.,Pennsylvania; d. November 10, 1928, Zanesville,Muskingum County,Ohio (buried at Atlas,Belmont County,Ohio).

iii. ELIZABETH "BETSEY" WELLS, b. Abt. 1820, Monroe County,Ohio; m. UNKNOWN DAUGHERTY; b. Monroe County,Ohio.

iv. LANY "LANG" WELLS, b. Abt. 1822.

v. WILLIAM J. WELLS, b. Abt. 1824.

vi. APOLLARD "APOLLO" WELLS, b. Abt. 1836, Monroe County,Ohio.

91. vii. NANCY JANE WELLS, b. Abt. 1839, Monroe County,Ohio; d. January 12, 1909, Monroe County,Ohio.

 

32. EDWARD "NED"4 STEPHENS,SR. (APOLLO "POLLARD"3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born May 16, 1804 in Newtown,Greene County,Pennsylvania (moved from Kennonsburg,Ohio to Illinois), and died January 14, 1888 in Christian County or May Township,Illinois. He married MARY "LENORA" JOHNSON September 1824 in Greene County,Pennsylvania??, daughter of NICHOLAS JOHNSON and CATHERINE EICHELBERGER. She was born May 7, 1802 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died November 20, 1872 in May Township,Illinois (Fraley Cemetery).

Children of EDWARD STEPHENS and MARY JOHNSON are:

92. i. NICHOLAS5 STEPHENS, b. September 1826, Monroe County,Ohio or May Township,Illinois; d. February 14, 1873, Christian County or Taylorville,Illinois (Fraley Cemetery).

93. ii. WILLIAM D. STEPHENS, b. November 1, 1828, Monroe County,Ohio; d. December 13, 1880, Christian County or Taylorville,Illinois (Fraley Cemetery).

94. iii. EDWARD STEPHENS,JR., b. January 25, 1830, Monroe County,Ohio; d. May 12, 1918, Taylorville,Illinois (Fraley Cemetery).

iv. NORA STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1831, Monroe County,Ohio??; m. UNKNOWN BOWLES.

v. CHARLES "CHARLEY" STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1832, Monroe County,Ohio; m. IDA ARMSTRONG.

95. vi. LEVI L. STEPHENS, b. November 14, 1832, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. November 2, 1907, Taylorville,Christian County,Illinois.

vii. SARAH STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1833, Monroe County,Ohio ??.

viii. HANNAH STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1834, Monroe County,Ohio??.

ix. AARON STEPHENS, b. 1835.

96. x. NANCY STEPHENS, b. May Township,Illinois (also have October 10,1842).

xi. MAGADALINE STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1843.

97. xii. JOHN L. STEPHENS,SR., b. October 25, 1845, Monroe County,Ohio or May Township,Illinois; d. October 31, 1923, Christian County,Illinois.

xiii. JAMES STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1847.

 

33. LEVI4 STEPHENS (APOLLO "POLLARD"3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1805 in Monroe County,Ohio, and died Abt. 1844 in Monroe County,Ohio. He married CATHERINE JOHNSON Abt. 1832 in Monroe,Ohio, daughter of NICHOLAS JOHNSON and CATHERINE EICHELBERGER. She was born Abt. 1810 in Monroe,Ohio.

Children of LEVI STEPHENS and CATHERINE JOHNSON are:

98. i. APOLLO5 STEPHENS,JR., b. September 7, 1834, Monroe County,Ohio (Listed with his step-father on 1850 Census of Seneca Township,Guernsey County,Ohio); d. November 16, 1869, Monroe County,Ohio (stated on deed transfer on Apollo's death date in Belmont County to Frank T. Brown).

99. ii. MODALINE "LANY" STEPHENS, b. January 7, 1840, Monroe County,Ohio; d. March 7, 1904, Kehive,Pennsylvania (buried at Muddy Creek Cemetery,Jefferson Township,Greene County,Pa.).

100. iii. NANCY STEPHENS, b. October 10, 1842, Monroe County,Ohio; d. April 27, 1928, Monroe County,Ohio.

 

34. ELIZABETH "BETSEY"4 STEPHENS (APOLLO "POLLARD"3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born November 17, 1806 in Greene Co.,Pennsylvania, and died March 25, 1887 in Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties). She married AARON MORRIS,SR. Abt. January 1820, son of JONATHAN MORRIS and ANN RICHARDS. He was born January 15, 1800 in Greene Co.,Pennsylvania, and died January 15, 1881 in Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties).

Children of ELIZABETH STEPHENS and AARON MORRIS are:

101. i. JONATHAN5 MORRIS, b. December 25, 1820, Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties); d. December 6, 1889, Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties).

ii. ANN MORRIS, b. January 2, 1824, Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties).

iii. MARY MAGADALENE MORRIS, b. September 4, 1825.

iv. WANDA ?? MORRIS, b. June 27, 1827, Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties); d. Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties).

v. ABRAHAM MORRIS, b. April 27, 1832, Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties).

vi. ELIZABETH MORRIS, b. May 7, 1834, Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (used to be a part of Monroe County); d. March 24, 1887, Mt. Ephraim,Noble County,Ohio.

vii. APOLLO "POLLARD" MORRIS, b. August 5, 1836, Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties); d. January 1, 1864.

viii. MARTHA MORRIS, b. July 21, 1839, Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties).

ix. AARON MORRIS,JR., b. January 27, 1842, Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties).

x. KATHERINE MORRIS, b. June 20, 1844, Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties).

102. xi. JULIA ANN MORRIS, b. July 25, 1848, Sarahsville,Monroe County,Ohio (was youngest child); d. April 13, 1923, Mt. Ephraim,Noble County,Ohio (buried on the Aaron Morris farm).

xii. LEVI MORRIS, b. 1848, Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties).

xiii. NANCY MORRIS, b. Seneca Township,Noble County,Ohio (Monroe used to be part of these close counties).

 

35. BENJAMIN4 STEPHENS (APOLLO "POLLARD"3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1807 in Green Co.,Pennsylvania (in 1850 Malaga Twp,Monroe County Census), and died September 30, 1872 in Lower Salem,Noble County,Ohio (buried on family farm). He married MARY "POLLY" CARPENTER Abt. 1823. She was born Abt. 1803 in Ohio, and died in Lower Salem,Noble County,Ohio.

Children of BENJAMIN STEPHENS and MARY CARPENTER are:

103. i. LOUISA5 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1828, Noble County,Ohio.

104. ii. NANCY STEPHENS, b. 1830, Noble County,Ohio.

105. iii. LANA "LANY" STEPHENS, b. 1832, Washington County,Ohio; d. 1926.

106. iv. JOSEPH STEPHENS, b. March 1836, Noble County,Ohio; d. 1912, Noble County,Ohio (buried in Ogles Cemetery).

v. LINAH/LENA STEPHENS, b. 1837.

107. vi. APOLLO "POLLARD" STEPHENS, b. 1839, Monroe County,Ohio.

108. vii. ADAM STEPHENS, b. August 13, 1840, Noble County,Ohio.

109. viii. ROBERT H. STEPHENS, b. 1843, Noble County,Ohio.

ix. MARY A. STEPHENS, b. 1845, Monroe County,Ohio; m. DAN SMITH, 1870, Monroe County,WVA; b. Abt. 1835, Monroe County,Ohio.

 

36. MARY4 STEPHENS (APOLLO "POLLARD"3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1809 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Greene County,Pennsylvania. She married (1) JOHN STEEN. He was born in questions about her marriage to himin a will action. She married (2) JOHN STEPHENS Abt. 1829. He was born Abt. 1800 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Children of MARY STEPHENS and JOHN STEPHENS are:

i. LUCRETIA5 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1830.

ii. NANCY STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1832.

iii. RICHARD STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1834.

iv. ELIJAH STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1835.

v. ELIZABETH STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1836.

vi. JOHN STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1836.

 

37. JOHN4 STEPHENS (APOLLO "POLLARD"3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born April 10, 1813 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died October 28, 1903 in Noble County,Ohio (buried in Kennonsburg,Methodist Church). He married HANNAH PATTERSON 1838, daughter of JAMES PATTERSON and NANCY STEPHENS. She was born 1819 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died 1906 in Noble County,Ohio (buried in Kennonsburg,Methodist Church Cemetery).

Children of JOHN STEPHENS and HANNAH PATTERSON are:

110. i. CLELUSTIE5 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1839, Noble County,Ohio; d. 1922.

111. ii. NANCY STEPHENS, b. 1839, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. 1915, Noble County,Ohio.

iii. MADALENE "LANA" STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1840, Noble County,Ohio.

iv. ELIZABETH STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1842, Noble County,Ohio.

v. MARY ANN STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1843, Noble County,Ohio (needs proven yet ???); m. MOSES LANTIS; b. March 31, 1836, Illinois.

112. vi. JAMES B. STEPHENS, b. 1845, Noble County,Ohio.

113. vii. HANNAH MARGARET STEPHENS, b. November 13, 1850, Noble County,Ohio; d. February 19, 1934, Kennonsburg,Noble County,Ohio (Methodist Cemetery).

114. viii. JOHN WILLIAM STEPHENS, b. 1853, Noble County,Ohio; d. 1934, Quaker City,Ohio.

ix. HESTER STEPHENS, b. 1857, Noble County,Ohio.

115. x. NORMANDA "NORA" STEPHENS, b. 1858, Noble County,Ohio.

116. xi. MARIA SARAH STEPHENS, b. 1862, Noble County,Ohio.

 

38. APOLLO4 STEPHENS,JR. (APOLLO "POLLARD"3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1815 in Greene Co.,Pennsylvania (in 1850 Seneca Twp.,Monroe County,Ohio). He married JANE SHRIVER Abt. 1833. She was born Abt. 1818 in Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Children of APOLLO STEPHENS and JANE SHRIVER are:

i. ELIZABETH5 STEPHENS, b. 1845, Monroe County,Ohio; m. PETER YOHO, December 23, 1869, Noble County,Ohio; b. Abt. 1843, Monroe County,Ohio.

ii. JOHN STEPHENS, b. 1847, Monroe County,Ohio.

iii. WILLIAM STEPHENS, b. 1849, Monroe County,Ohio.

iv. LOVINA "JEMIMA" STEPHENS, b. 1851, Monroe County,Ohio (NobleCounty?).

v. AARON STEPHENS, b. 1853, Noble County,Ohio; m. PHOEBE MORRISON, November 4, 1877, Noble County,Ohio; b. Abt. 1857, Noble County,Ohio.

vi. MARTHA JANE STEPHENS, b. 1855, Noble County,Ohio.

vii. NANCY STEPHENS, b. 1857, Noble County,Ohio.

viii. EDWARD STEPHENS, b. 1857, Noble County,Ohio.

 

39. LUCRETIA "CREEDY"4 STEPHENS (APOLLO "POLLARD"3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born January 17, 1825 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died December 7, 1899 in Monroe County,Ohio. She married (1) UNKNOWN AMMONS,1ST. He was born Abt. 1815 in Monongalia County,WVA, and died in Monongalia County,WVA. She married (2) UNKNOWN EDDY,2ND. He was born Abt. 1817 in Monongalia County,WVA, and died in Monongalia County,WVA. She married (3) UNKNOWN MORRIS,3RD. He was born Abt. 1820 in Monongalia County,WVA, and died in Monongalia County,WVA. She married (4) SIMEON "THE CAT" TENNANT,4TH Abt. 1849 in Monongalia County,WVA, son of RICHARD TENNANT and SARAH CHEW. He was born July 14, 1820 in Monongalia County,WVA, and died October 28, 1903 in Monongalia County,WVA.

Child of LUCRETIA STEPHENS and UNKNOWN AMMONS is:

117. i. JOHN H.5 AMMONS, b. Abt. 1835, Monongalia County,WVA.

Children of LUCRETIA STEPHENS and UNKNOWN EDDY are:

118. ii. OKA JOHNSON5 EDDY, b. Abt. 1836, Monongalia County,WVA.

iii. SARAH ELLEN EDDY, b. Abt. 1837.

Child of LUCRETIA STEPHENS and UNKNOWN MORRIS is:

iv. JAMES5 MORRIS.

 

40. HIRAM4 STEPHENS (STACEY3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born September 14, 1802 in Dunkard Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died February 6, 1869 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. He married ELIZABETH HUNT Abt. 1826 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, daughter of ROBERT HUNT and CATHERINE MICHAEL. She was born November 11, 1803 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died July 26, 1887 in Garrard's Fort,Goshen Cemetery,Greene County,Pa.

Children of HIRAM STEPHENS and ELIZABETH HUNT are:

119. i. ALLEN5 STEPHENS, b. September 4, 1827, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. April 5, 1907, Greene County,Pennsylvania (Gerard's Fort).

ii. OLIVER STEPHENS, b. January 17, 1830, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. August 6, 1851, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

iii. DRUSILLA STEPHENS, b. September 4, 1832, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. August 2, 1851, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

iv. AZARIAH STEPHENS, b. July 24, 1834, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. July 28, 1851, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. CLARISSA STEELE, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. 1826, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

120. v. LUCINDA STEPHENS(TWIN), b. May 30, 1838, Greene County,Pa. (from 1910 Greene County,Pa. Census); d. March 1926, Greene County,Pa..

121. vi. LUCRETIA STEPHENS(TWIN), b. May 30, 1838, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Greene County,Pennsylvania.

122. vii. MARY STEPHENS, b. February 14, 1842, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. November 18, 1924, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

 

41. STACEY4 STEPHENS,JR. (STACEY3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1804 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died 1889 in Wetzel County,WVA. He married (1) MARIAH "MARIA" CUMBERLEDGE,1ST WIFE Abt. 1834, daughter of GEORGE CUMBERLEDGE and RACHEL BARBER. She was born 1809 in Greene Co.,Pennsylvania, and died January 2, 1866 in Wetzel County,WVA (Stephens Cemetery,Pine Grove). He married (2) RACHEL HORNER,2ND WIFE February 20, 1868 in Wetzel County,WVA. He married (3) ELIZABETH UNKNOWN,3RD WIFE Abt. 1870.

Children of STACEY STEPHENS and MARIAH CUMBERLEDGE are:

i. JOHN5 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1835.

123. ii. ISREAL P. STEPHENS, b. 1836, Tyler County ,WVA.

iii. FRANCIS MARION STEPHENS, b. 1839.

iv. DANIEL STEPHENS, b. 1840.

124. v. JAMES SANFORD STEPHENS, b. March 6, 1850, Wetzel County,WVA; d. June 13, 1918, Hill County,Montana.

 

42. BRAZILLE/BRAZILLA4 STEPHENS (STACEY3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born April 20, 1809 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died April 24, 1884 in Greene County,Pa. (Stephens Cemetery). He married MARGARET LANTZ* December 4, 1832 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, daughter of ANDREW LANTZ and MARY SOONOVER. She was born March 18, 1811 in Greene County,Pa., and died October 11, 1901 in Greene County,Pa. (Stephens Cemetery).

Children of BRAZILLE/BRAZILLA STEPHENS and MARGARET LANTZ* are:

125. i. ANDREW "JACKSON"5 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1833, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

126. ii. LINDSEY STEPHENS, b. June 23, 1836, Gerard's Fort,Kirby,Greene County,Pennsylvania (Bates History of Greene County,Pa.); d. May 22, 1908, Waynesburg,Greene County,Pa. (was a member of Masconic Order for 30 yrs.).

127. iii. ADELINE STEPHENS (WERE COUSINS), b. February 19, 1839, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

iv. ELIZABETH "ELIZA" STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1840, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. SAMUEL HUDSON,1ST HUSBAND; b. Abt. 1835, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

v. ALBERT STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1842, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. SIS BOWLBY, Abt. 1863, Green County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1846, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

 

43. LUCRETIA "LUCY"4 STEPHENS (STACEY3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born July 24, 1811 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died July 4, 1887 in Greene County,Pennsylvania (buried Muddy Creek). She married JEREMIAH LONG* Abt. 1831 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, son of RICHARD LONG and MARY RANKIN. He was born July 18, 1809 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died August 1, 1863 in Greene County,Pennsylvania (Muddy Creek).

Children of LUCRETIA STEPHENS and JEREMIAH LONG* are:

i. RICHARD S.5 LONG, b. October 24, 1835, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. November 1, 1904, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. PHEBE BAILY, December 4, 1861; b. May 24, 1840, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. June 22, 1915, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

ii. MILTON LONG, b. January 29, 1838, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. MARY MCCLELLAND, Abt. 1860, Gallia County, Ohio; b. Abt. 1843, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

iii. WINFIELD LONG, b. Abt. 1840, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

iv. NANCY LONG, b. Abt. 1842, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. WALLACE EICHER; b. Abt. 1835, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

v. ELIZABETH LONG, b. Abt. 1844, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. CORBLY GERARD/GARRARD; b. Greene County,Pennsylvania.

vi. SARAH ANN LONG, b. Abt. 1846, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. JAMES STEPHENS, Abt. 1873, Green County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1836, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

vii. MARY LONG, b. Abt. 1848.

 

44. ISREAL4 STEPHENS (STACEY3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1813 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died July 12, 1871 in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania (Jefferson Cemetery). He married ROSE ANN STEELE Abt. 1840 in Gallia County, Ohio. She was born Abt. 1820 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Children of ISREAL STEPHENS and ROSE STEELE are:

i. LUCRETIA A.5 STEPHENS, b. 1861, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

ii. OLIVE STEPHENS, b. 1868, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

 

45. GEORGE "WASHINGTON"4 STEPHENS (STACEY3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born March 17, 1816 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died May 24, 1889 in Perry Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania (buried at Valley Chapel Cemetery). He married JOANNA STEELE Abt. 1838, daughter of JOHN STEELE and NANCY BOWEN/BROWN. She was born April 22, 1820 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died August 27, 1916 in Perry Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania (buried at Valley Chapel Cemetery).

Children of GEORGE STEPHENS and JOANNA STEELE are:

128. i. SPENCER5 STEPHENS, b. September 15, 1839, Mt. Morris,Greene County,Pennsylvania (was a farmer) (Civil War in Company A. 140th Pa. VOL. Infantry under General Hancock,was at "Battle of Gettysburg"); d. 1921, Greene County,Pennsylvania (Buried Cedar Grove Cemetery).

ii. LEROY STEPHENS, b. December 1840, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. November 1922, Monongalia County,WVA.

iii. MARY STEPHENS, b. 1843, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. 1922, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

iv. GRIFFIN STEPHENS, b. March 20, 1846, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. November 13, 1849, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

v. BOWEN STEPHENS, b. May 23, 1848, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. August 4, 1891, Mt. Morris,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. RUTH ELLEN ZIMMERMAN, May 22, 1873, Mt. Morris,Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1853, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Mt. Morris,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

vi. MELISSA STEPHENS, b. 1851, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. GEORGE JOHNSON, Abt. 1868, Green County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1845, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

vii. RUTH STEPHENS, b. 1853, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. 1897, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. ELI WHITLATCH, October 16, 1873, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1850, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

viii. SARAH STEPHENS, b. July 5, 1856, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. November 7, 1857, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

ix. MARION STEPHENS, b. August 22, 1857, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. February 1, 1859, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

x. MINOR STEPHENS, b. December 1860, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. 1917, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. LILLIE ANN "LILLIAN" MINOR, December 21, 1880, Green County,Pennsylvania; b. February 21, 1859, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

xi. GRANT STEPHENS, b. May 1864, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. 1938, Ohio.

 

46. ELIZABETH "ELIZA"4 STEPHENS (STACEY3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born June 17, 1818 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died December 26, 1884 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. She married JOSEPH LONG November 11, 1841 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, son of RICHARD LONG and MARY RANKIN. He was born January 6, 1813 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died November 11, 1847 in Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Children of ELIZABETH STEPHENS and JOSEPH LONG are:

i. SARAH E.5 LONG, b. June 27, 1852, Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. March 10, 1940, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN MURDOCK; b. July 10, 1848, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. May 12, 1913, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

ii. CLARA LONG, b. Abt. 1840, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. UNKNOWN DOWLIN, Abt. 1856, Green County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1830, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

iii. JANE LONG, b. Abt. 1841.

iv. ORPHA LONG, b. July 19, 1845, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. July 19, 1919, Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. JOHN MURDOCK, March 7, 1868, Greene County,Pennsylvania; b. March 18, 1839, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. August 6, 1924, Greene County,Pennsylvania.

v. MIRANDA LONG, b. Abt. 1846, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania; m. DENNIS SMITH, Abt. 1862, Green County,Pennsylvania; b. Abt. 1840, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania;.

vi. JAMES LONG, b. Abt. 1844, Greene County,Pennsylvania (Never Married).

 

47. AZARIAH4 STEPHENS (STACEY3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born June 20, 1821 in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died October 30, 1861 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. He married CLARISSA STEELE Abt. 1845 in Green County,Pennsylvania, daughter of JOHN STEELE and NANCY BOWEN/BROWN. She was born 1826 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Children of AZARIAH STEPHENS and CLARISSA STEELE are:

129. i. JOHN ROSS5 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1846.

130. ii. ELIZABETH ELLEN "ELLA" STEPHENS, b. March 10, 1861, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. March 10, 1944, Mt. Ayra,Iowa.

iii. UNIA STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1850.

iv. STACEY STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1852.

v. IONA STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1854.

vi. JETS STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1856.

 

 

Generation No. 4

 

48. HENRY LEWIS5 STEPHENS (WILLIAM4, SAMUEL3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born February 11, 1824, and died 1882.

Child of HENRY LEWIS STEPHENS is:

131. i. HENRY GRANVILLE6 STEPHENS, b. September 4, 1862, Monmouth Co.,New Jersey?? (was a terra cotta manufacturer) (lived in John,Sr's old home); d. January 18, 1946, Wayne,Pennsylvania (near Philadephia) (buried in family plot in Ralway,New Jersey).

 

49. EDWARD5 STEPHENS (JOHN4, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born Abt. 1815 in Muskingum County,Ohio, and died December 13, 1887 in Keithsburg,Illinois. He married EDITH RENNER Abt. 1832 in Whitly Twp,Greene County,Pennsylvania. She was born Abt. 1815 in Whitley Township,Greene County,Pa (marriage license had Stevens as last name), and died January 3, 1924 in Mercer County,Illinois (McPherron Cemetery).

Children of EDWARD STEPHENS and EDITH RENNER are:

132. i. ELIZABETH6 STEPHENS/STEVENS, b. Abt. 1835, Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania (believe this right family for her will need to be finished vertified tho); d. 1913, Illinois.

133. ii. JACKSON STEPHENS/STEVENS, b. Abt. 1834, Greene County,Pa.; d. Bef. August 14, 1864, Probate in Mercer County,Illinois.

134. iii. EMILY CAROLINE STEPHENS, b. April 12, 1850, Whitly Twp,Greene County,Pa.

135. iv. JAMES BENSON STEPHENS, b. May 25, 1856, Waisberg,Pennsylvania; d. May 17, 1938, Mercer County,Illinois (Greenwood Cemetery).

 

50. PETER5 STEPHENS (JOHN4, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born March 23, 1818 in Ohio ?? ((were Methodist), and died April 18, 1908 in Ohio Grover Twp,Mercer County,Illinois (McPherron Cemetery is same as Ohio Grove Cemetery). He married MARY A. FLEHARTY March 30, 1852 in Henry County,Illinois. She was born November 21, 1832 in Viola,Mercer County,Illinois, and died October 9, 1892 in Sunbeam,Mercer County,Illinois (McPherron Cemetery).

Children of PETER STEPHENS and MARY FLEHARTY are:

136. i. JOHN WESLEY6 STEPHENS, b. February 2, 1852, Sunbeam,Mercer County,Illinois; d. May 10, 1919, Ohio Grover Township,Mercer County,Illinois (Candor Cemetery).

137. ii. GOVERT HASKINS STEPHENS, b. February 26, 1855, Sunbeam,Mercer County,Illinois; d. 1937, Aledo,Illinois.

138. iii. WILLIAM JACKSON STEPHENS, b. July 21, 1857, Sunbeam,Mercer County,Illinois; d. June 12, 1928, Mercer County,Illinois.

139. iv. MARGARET L. "HATTIE" STEPHENS, b. 1860, Sunbeam,Mercer County,Illinois; d. Mercer County,Illinois (McPherron Cemetery).

140. v. MARTHA JANE STEPHENS, b. September 22, 1862, Mercer County,Illinois; d. July 31, 1938, Mercer County,Illinois (McPherron Cemetery).

141. vi. SARAH ANNA STEPHENS, b. 1865, Mercer County,Illinois.

142. vii. HARRIET O. STEPHENS, b. February 21, 1870, Mercer County,Illinois.

 

51. HANNAH5 STEPHENS (JOHN4, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born January 8, 1820 in Muskingum County,Ohio, and died July 14, 1883 in Riverton,Fremont County,Iowa. She married JAMES MADISON TRUSLER July 13, 1837 in Muskingum County,Ohio. He was born 1815 in Virginia then moved to Riverton,Fremont,Iowa, and died Aft. 1880 in California ??.

Children of HANNAH STEPHENS and JAMES TRUSLER are:

i. REBECCA6 TRUSLER.

ii. MARTHA TRUSLER.

iii. WILLIAM THOMAS TRUSLER.

iv. JAMES MADISON TRUSLER.

v. JOHN W. TRUSLER.

vi. RACHEL TRUSLER.

vii. LENA VASHTI TRUSLER.

viii. VIELLA TRUSLER.

ix. HARVEY STEPHENS TRUSLER.

 

52. WILLIAM J.5 STEPHENS (JOHN4, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born Abt. 1822 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died Abt. 1840 in Aledo,Mercer County,Illinois. He married ELIZA WALTERS January 23, 1851 in Mercer County,Illinois, daughter of NICHOLAS WALTERS and REBECCA UNKNOWN. She was born 1835 in Indiana, and died in Mercer County,Illinois.

Children of WILLIAM STEPHENS and ELIZA WALTERS are:

i. REBECCA J.6 STEPHENS, b. January 16, 1851, Mercer County,Illinois (had 3 kids); d. December 21, 1919; m. (1) AUGUSTUS BLOOMCRISS; b. Abt. 1845, Mercer County,Illinois; m. (2) JOHN DIXON, 1888, Bedford Taylor County,Iowa; b. 1850.

ii. SARAH ELLEN STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1854, Mercer County,Illinois; d. July 15, 1898, Shenandoah,Taylor County,Iowa; m. UNKNOWN JONES; b. Mercer County,Illinois; d. Shenandoah,Taylor County,Iowa.

iii. THOMAS STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1855, Mercer County,Illinois.

iv. JAMES E. STEPHENS, b. August 23, 1856, Mercer County,Illinois; d. August 2, 1899, Taylor County,Iowa (Fairview Cemetery); m. MARY J. UNKNOWN; b. February 1, 1860, Mercer County,Illinois (had 2 children).

v. WILLIAM T. STEPHENS, b. October 12, 1857, Mercer County,Illinois; d. November 21, 1919, Shenandoah,Taylor County,Iowa.

vi. MARY A. STEPHENS, b. June 17, 1857, Mercer County,Illinois (had six children); d. April 18, 1921, St. Paul,Minnesota (buried in Shenandoah); m. CYRENUS PALM, December 19, 1880, Taylor County,Iowa; b. Abt. 1850, Taylor County,Iowa?; d. St. Paul,Minnesota (buried in Shenandoah)???;.

vii. ELIZABETH STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1863, Mercer County,Illinois.

viii. LANE M. STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1866, Mercer County,Illinois.

ix. JOHN R. STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1867, Mercer County,Illinois; d. 1877, Taylor County,Iowa (buried Bower Cemetery).

x. PETER F. STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1869, Mercer County,Illinois.

xi. MARGARET "MAGGIE" STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1871, Mercer County,Illinois; d. Taylor County,Iowa; m. G.H. DENNIS, Taylor County,Iowa; b. Taylor County,Iowa.

xii. ALICE STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1877, Mercer County,Illinois.

xiii. MAY STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1878, Mercer County,Illinois.

 

53. MARY CATHERINE5 STEPHENS (JOHN4, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1826 in Muskingum County,Ohio, and died in Mercer County,Illinois??. She married JAMES WALTERS May 24, 1859 in Mercer County,Illinois, son of NICHOLAS WALTERS and REBECCA UNKNOWN. He was born 1826 in Ohio?, and died in Mercer County,Illinois??.

Children of MARY STEPHENS and JAMES WALTERS are:

i. JOHN W.6 WALTERS.

ii. WILLIAM A. WALTERS.

iii. LANEY R. WALTERS.

 

54. HANNAH5 MORRIS (LUCRETIA4 STEPHENS, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born April 17, 1814 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died March 26, 1863 in Greene County,Pa. (Abner Garrison Cemetery). She married ABNER GARRISON April 1, 1832 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, son of GEORGE GARRISON and ELIZABETH LONG. He was born 1803 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Greene County,Pa. (Abner Garrison Cemetery).

Child of HANNAH MORRIS and ABNER GARRISON is:

143. i. LOUISE6 GARRISON, b. August 16, 1846, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. October 14, 1933.

 

55. JOSEPHUS "JOSEPH"5 MORRIS (LUCRETIA4 STEPHENS, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born March 14, 1816 in Greene Co., Pennsylvania, and died August 9, 1896 in Greene Co., Pennsylvania. He married SUSANNAH SMITH March 20, 1843 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. She was born January 8, 1823 in Greene Co., Pennsylvania, and died December 18, 1904 in Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Child of JOSEPHUS MORRIS and SUSANNAH SMITH is:

144. i. JASPER6 MORRIS, b. 1844, Greene County,Pa..

 

56. EDWARD FRANKLIN "FRANK"5 MORRIS (LUCRETIA4 STEPHENS, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born March 30, 1823 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Greene County,Pennsylvania. He married (1) RHETTA ROBERTS. She was born Abt. 1830. He married (2) ELIZABETH SMITH November 23, 1843 in Virginia. She was born Abt. 1827 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Children of EDWARD MORRIS and ELIZABETH SMITH are:

145. i. MARY FRANCIS6 MORRIS, b. May 1847, Mt. Morris,Pennsylvania; d. October 2, 1917, Taylor County,Iowa (Fairview Cemetery).

ii. THADEUS MORRIS, b. Abt. 1844.

iii. MARGARET MORRIS, b. Abt. 1845.

iv. ADALINE MORRIS, b. Abt. 1846.

v. DORA MORRIS.

 

57. BOWEN R. STEPHENS(WERE5 COUSINS) (JAMES4 STEPHENS, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born January 15, 1834 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died April 24, 1922 in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania. He married ADELINE STEPHENS (WERE COUSINS) Abt. 1858 in Green County,Pennsylvania, daughter of BRAZILLE/BRAZILLA STEPHENS and MARGARET LANTZ*. She was born February 19, 1839 in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Child of BOWEN COUSINS) and ADELINE COUSINS) is:

146. i. CLARA6 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1859.

 

58. MARY JANE5 STEPHENS (JAMES4, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born March 20, 1835 in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania (Gerrard's FortCemetery), and died in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania (Gerrard's FortCemetery). She married UNKNOWN PRUITT?? Abt. 1852 in Green County,Pennsylvania. He was born Abt. 1825 in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania (Gerrard's FortCemetery), and died in Whiteley Creek,Greene County,Pennsylvania (Gerrard's FortCemetery).

Children of MARY STEPHENS and UNKNOWN PRUITT?? are:

i. DAVID ELISH6 PRUITT??.

ii. CARROLL PRUITT??.

 

59. VINCENT5 STEPHENS (JAMES4, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born December 5, 1842 in Kirby,Greene County,Pa., and died November 26, 1903 in Taylor County,Iowa (Fairview Cemetery). He married MARY FRANCIS MORRIS July 4, 1865, daughter of EDWARD MORRIS and ELIZABETH SMITH. She was born May 1847 in Mt. Morris,Pennsylvania, and died October 2, 1917 in Taylor County,Iowa (Fairview Cemetery).

Children of VINCENT STEPHENS and MARY MORRIS are:

i. JAMES6 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1866.

ii. CHARLES STEPHENS, b. April 2, 1868, Mt. Morris,Pennsylvania; d. September 14, 1917, Taylor County,Iowa (Fairview Cemetery); m. MYRTLE GOLDING, July 4, 1896; b. Abt. 1878, Mt. Morris,Pennsylvania?? (one child); d. Taylor County,Iowa (Fairview Cemetery);.

iii. MYRTLE STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1870.

iv. VINCENT STEPHENS,JR., b. Abt. 1873.

v. CALVIN STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1876.

vi. RICHARD STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1878.

vii. MARGARET STEPHENS, b. October 1880.

 

60. HANNAH5 PATTERSON (NANCY4 STEPHENS, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1819 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died 1906 in Noble County,Ohio (buried in Kennonsburg,Methodist Church Cemetery). She married JOHN STEPHENS 1838, son of APOLLO STEPHENS and MODALINE"MAUDE" PETHEL. He was born April 10, 1813 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died October 28, 1903 in Noble County,Ohio (buried in Kennonsburg,Methodist Church).

Children are listed above under (37) John Stephens.

 

61. JAMES P.5 BOWLBY (ELIZABETH4 STEPHENS, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS)

Child of JAMES P. BOWLBY is:

i. EDWARD P.6 BOWLBY.

 

62. JAMES "JIMMY"5 STEPHENS (EDWARD B.4, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born March 10, 1827 in Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania. He married (1) BARBARA WHITLATCH,1ST WIFE March 1851 in Perry Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania, daughter of JOSEPH WHITLATCH and BARBARA HOSTETLER. She was born March 18, 1827 in Perry Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died October 15, 1865 in Greene County,Pennsylvania. He married (2) LUCILLE A. "LUCY" REYNOLDS,2ND WIFE April 22, 1867 in Middle island,Pleasants County,West Virginia. She was born October 27, 1834 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died in Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania.

Children of JAMES STEPHENS and BARBARA WHITLATCH are:

i. SARAH JANE6 STEPHENS, b. January 9, 1852.

147. ii. JOSEPHUS C. "JOSEPH" STEPHENS, b. October 19, 1853, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. November 21, 1901, Monroe County,Ohio (buried in Persbyterian Church Cemetery).

Children of JAMES STEPHENS and LUCILLE REYNOLDS are:

148. iii. ANN6 STEPHENS, b. May 1, 1868, Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. January 1937.

149. iv. JAMES ROBERT STEPHENS, b. September 15, 1869, Whiteley Township,Greene County,Pennsylvania; d. January 8, 1850, Laings,Monroe County,Ohio.

v. EMMA DORA STEPHENS, b. November 9, 1870.

vi. CLARA E. STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1875.

vii. MARTHA STEPHENS, b. 1876.

 

63. SARAH CATHERINE "KATE"5 STEPHENS (EDWARD B.4, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born February 28, 1847 in Kirby,Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died November 17, 1926 in New Market,Taylor County,Iowa (Dallas Center Cemetery). She married STEWARD ANDREW MORRIS July 1866 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, son of JEFFERSON MORRIS and SARAH INGRAHAM. He was born Abt. 1840 in Kirby,Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died June 1921 in New Market,Taylor County,Iowa.

Child of SARAH STEPHENS and STEWARD MORRIS is:

i. FRANK LINDSEY6 MORRIS, b. Abt. 1868, New Market,Taylor County,Iowa.

 

64. ANDREW JACKSON5 STEPHENS (EDWARD B.4, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born October 14, 1849 in Greene Co., Pennsylvania, and died May 5, 1922 in Bedford,Taylor County,Iowa (buried Guss Cemetery). He married ELIZABETH SHRIVER May 17, 1875 in Bedford,Taylor County,Iowa, daughter of JACOB SHRIVER and ELIZABETH INGRAHAM. She was born March 4, 1853 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, and died April 23, 1936 in Bedford,Taylor County,Iowa (buried Guss Cemetery).

Children of ANDREW STEPHENS and ELIZABETH SHRIVER are:

i. CHARLES EDWARD6 STEPHENS, b. March 3, 1876, Guss,taylor County,Iowa; d. August 27, 1876, Guss,taylor County,Iowa.

150. ii. JOHN SHRIVER STEPHENS, b. August 12, 1877, Guss,Taylor County,Iowa; d. September 10, 1963, Clarinda,Page County,Iowa.

iii. CLYDE ALLEN STEPHENS, b. April 2, 1881, Guss,Taylor County,Iowa; m. ALTA WAINWRIGHT; b. Guss,Taylor County,Iowa.

iv. OSA MABEL STEPHENS, b. December 29, 1886, Guss,taylor County,Iowa; d. January 17, 1900, Guss,taylor County,Iowa.

 

65. JOHN PIERCE5 STEPHENS (EDWARD B.4, EDWARD3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born February 12, 1855 in Greene Co., Pennsylvania, and died October 2, 1925 in Clarinda,Page County,Iowa. He married LIZZIE VANDERVENTER Abt. 1882. She was born 1863 in Taylor County,Iowa or Greene Co., Pennsylvania.

Children of JOHN STEPHENS and LIZZIE VANDERVENTER are:

i. BESSIE VERLIE6 STEPHENS, b. June 1883, Taylor County,Iowa.

151. ii. JESSIE EARL STEPHENS, b. January 1886, Taylor County,Iowa; d. 1955, Taylor County,Iowa.

iii. NELLIE STEPHENS, b. October 1888, Taylor County,Iowa.

iv. LEONARD "LENNIE" STEPHENS, b. March 1893, Taylor County,Iowa.

 

66. THOMAS5 STEPHENS III (THOMAS4, THOMAS S.3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born December 17, 1824 in Wood County,WVA, and died 1890 in Wood County,WVA. He married MARY HERDMAN November 20, 1847 in Wood County,WVA (married by A.,. Bailey) (another date for marrriage from Family Bible has Dec29,1847). She was born July 12, 1825 in Wood County,WVA, and died September 7, 1880 in Wood County,WVA.

Children of THOMAS STEPHENS and MARY HERDMAN are:

i. THOMAS TAYLOR6 STEPHENS, b. November 2, 1848.

ii. GIDEON DRAPER STEPHENS, b. June 17, 1850.

152. iii. WINFIELD SCOTT STEPHENS, b. February 17, 1852, Wood County,WVA; d. Wood County,WVA (buried in Mt.Olivet Cemetery).

iv. LEWIS/LOUIS DOLIVER STEPHENS, b. August 6, 1854.

v. JAMES ANTHONY OR WILLIAM STEPHENS, b. February 17, 1857, Wood County,WVA.

vi. JOHN ATHEY STEPHENS, b. August 26, 1858.

vii. CHARLES RECTOR STEPHENS, b. August 28, 1859.

viii. AMANDA E. STEPHENS, b. January 6, 1862.

ix. MARGARETTA A. STEPHENS, b. January 5, 1864.

 

67. EDWARD LAFAYETTE5 STEPHENS (THOMAS4, THOMAS S.3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born Abt. 1825 in Wood County,WVA. He married FRANCES ISABELL GRAHAM Bet. 1850 - 1860 in Wood County,WVA. She was born Bet. 1830 - 1840 in Wood County,WVA.

Children of EDWARD STEPHENS and FRANCES GRAHAM are:

i. MARY " CARRIE" CAROLINE6 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1860.

ii. NORA BELLE STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1862.

iii. EDWIN B.STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1864.

iv. MARTHA MARIE STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1866.

v. EMMA STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1868.

vi. WIRT STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1870.

vii. NORMA V. STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1872.

 

68. JOHN A.5 STEPHENS (THOMAS4, THOMAS S.3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born Abt. 1827 in Wood County,WVA (moved to Illinois)?? or was it Thomas ??. He married MARY J. SMITH June 7, 1849 in Wood County,WVA.

Children of JOHN STEPHENS and MARY SMITH are:

i. THOMAS6 STEPHENS.

ii. WILLIAM PERRY STEPHENS.

 

69. GEORGE W.5 STEPHENS (THOMAS4, THOMAS S.3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born September 18, 1829 in Wood County,WVA. He married OLIVE TERESA SAMS January 13, 1853 in Wood County,WVA. She was born 1828 in Wood County,WVA.

Child of GEORGE STEPHENS and OLIVE SAMS is:

153. i. JAMES6 STEPHENS, b. Abt. 1854, Wood County,WVA.

 

70. MATHILDA ANN5 STEPHENS (THOMAS4, THOMAS S.3, JOHN2 STEPHENS*****, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born February 19, 1832 in Wood County,WVA. She married RICHARD B. GRAHAM September 1852 in Washington County,Ohio. He was born Abt. 1828 in Wood County,WVA.

Children of MATHILDA STEPHENS and RICHARD GRAHAM are:

154. i. ETHRILDA ELIZABETH6 GRAHAM, b. Abt. 1853, Wood County,WVA.

ii. GILBERT GRAHAM, b. Abt. 1855.

iii. SARAH "SALLIE" FRANCES GRAHAM, b. Abt. 1857.

iv. JOHN WILLIAM GRAHAM, b. Abt. 1859.

v. THOMAS GRAHAM, b. Abt. 1861.

 

71. NANCY5 STEPHENS (SAMUEL4 STEPHENS****, JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1836 in Monongalia County,WVA (listed on September 19,1850 Census 37th District), and died June 20, 1914 in Acworth,Sullivan County,Vermont (died at home of Jesse Watkins). She married (1) MCKENDRY WATKINS,1ST HUSBAND. He was born Abt. 1830 in Monongalia County,WVA. She married (2) JOHN TAYLOR CROSS,2ND HUSBAND. He was born Abt. 1830 in Monongalia County,WVA.

Child of NANCY STEPHENS and MCKENDRY WATKINS is:

i. JESSE6 WATKINS.

 

72. HENRY5 STEPHENS (SAMUEL4 STEPHENS****, JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born 1839 in Monongalia orTyler County ,WVA (all information is from 1880 Tyler County Census), and died in Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA. He married (1) PHOEBE ELLEN JONES,1ST WIFE December 13, 1860 in Monongalia County,WVA. She was born Abt. 1843 in Tyler County ,WVA, and died Abt. 1877 in Middlebourne,Tyler County,WVA. He married (2) MARY ANN STACKHOUSE,2ND WIFE August 28, 1878 in Monongalia County,WVA. She was born 1861 in Monongalia County,WVA.

 

Notes for HENRY STEPHENS:

Henry listed on September 19,1850 Census of 37th District,Monongalia County,WVA.

In 1865 he was living in Frew,Tyler County,WVA.

In 1870 was living in Middlebourne District,Tyler County,WVA.

Children of HENRY STEPHENS and PHOEBE JONES are:

i. MARION6 STEPHENS, b. 1869.

ii. SARAH STEPHENS, b. 1871.

iii. SIMEON STEPHENS, b. 1873.

iv. STACY STEPHENS(TWIN), b. 1876.

v. MARGARET STEPHENS(TWIN), b. 1876.

Child of HENRY STEPHENS and MARY STACKHOUSE is:

vi. JAMES W.6 STEPHENS, b. September 1879.

 

73. JOHN FRANCIS5 STEPHENS**** (SAMUEL4, JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born April 30, 1846 in Battlelle District, Monongalia, (W) VA., and died November 8, 1936 in Lick Run, Walker Station, Wood Co., West Virginia (Mt.Carmel). He married MARY ELLEN WEEKLEY**** October 8, 1868 in Tyler County, West Virginia, daughter of OTHO WEEKLEY**** and "ELIZABETH" KEMP****. She was born February 14, 1851 in Ellsworth District, Tyler Co, WV, and died February 9, 1927 in Lick Run, Walker Station, Wood Co, West Virginia (Mt.Carmel).

 

Notes for JOHN FRANCIS STEPHENS****:

Stephens family moved from Tyler Co, (W)V. to Wood Co, (W)V. in 1895 to a farm on Lick Run, Walker, WV. All the Children were born in Tyler Co, WV.

John was in the 16th Militia (W)V.Troop Home guard.

 

During the Civil War.

Both John & Mary are buried in the Mount Carmel Cemetery, Walker, WV.

 

Sources:

Tyler Co, WV. History page 458

Flesher History by Bindmann;

 

Dr. James F. Stephens 12500 Pineview Drive, Laurinburg, NC. 28352.

Descendants of John Stephens & Lucretia Gaskill of NJ, 1735- 1991 by Dr. Stephens.

 

Tyler Co, WV. 1880 Census.

Wood Co, WV. 1900 Census.

 

First funeral in Tyler County,WVA to be embalmed and buried two days later. It had been the practice to have funeral in home and buried within 24 hrs. of dying.

 

More About JOHN FRANCIS STEPHENS****:

Burial: Mt. Carmel Cem., Walker, WV.

 

More About MARY ELLEN WEEKLEY****:

Burial: Mt.Carmel Church Cem. Walker, Wood Co, WV

Children of JOHN STEPHENS**** and MARY WEEKLEY**** are:

i. CLARA M.6 STEPHENS, b. December 9, 1869, Tyler Co, W.Virginia; d. September 26, 1870, Tyler Co, W.Virginia.

ii. JESSE R. STEPHENS/ STEVENS, b. April 1871, Tyler County, West Virginia; d. September 29, 1923, Wirt Co, WV.; m. E. BERTHA ROBINSON, April 11, 1896, Wood County,WVA; b. April 1876, Ritchie County, WVA; d. Akron, Ohio;.

 

Notes for JESSE R. STEPHENS/ STEVENS:

Jesse Stephens changed his last name to STEVENS.

He was a minister for the Church of Christ.

 

155. iii. MARGARET E." MAGGIE" STEPHENS****, b. August 14, 1872, Tyler County,WVA; d. January 7, 1952, Kanawha County, WVA.

iv. ELIZABETH STEPHENS, b. 1874, Tyler Co, West Virginia; d. 1974, Tyler Co, West Virginia.

v. CORA ANN STEPHENS, b. July 1, 1875, Tyler Co, W.Virginia; d. November 8, 1949, Walker, W.Virginia(Mt.Olive Cemetery); m. HENRY DALLAS LEE, March 12, 1895, Wood Co, WV.; b. May 15, 1871, Ohio; d. November 8, 1962, Walker,WVA(Mt.Olive Cemetery).

 

More About CORA ANN STEPHENS:

Burial: Mt. Olive Cem., Parkersburg, WV.

 

More About HENRY DALLAS LEE:

Burial: Mt. Olive Cem., Parkersburg, WV.

 

vi. MARY MARTHA"MATTIE" STEPHENS, b. April 16, 1877, Tyler County or Wood Co,WVA; d. December 21, 1937, Tanner,Gilmer Co, W.Virginia; m. (1) UNKNOWN BULTER; m. (2) WALTER J. BUTLER, April 25, 1898, Tyler County,WVA; b. 1867, Tyler County,WVA; d. 1957, Gilmer County,WVA.

vii. FLORENCE ETTA STEPHENS, b. January 11, 1879, Tyler County, West Virginia; d. May 25, 1951, Parkersburg,Wood Co, WV.; m. FRANCIS DELFORD"DELL" ROWLEY(WIDOWER), April 18, 1898, Wood County,WVA; b. 1866, Wood County,WVA; d. 1937, Wood County,WVA(Herndon Cemetery).

 

More About FLORENCE ETTA STEPHENS:

Burial: Herndon Cemetary, Wood Co, WV.

 

viii. ESSIE DELRIE STEPHENS, b. September 8, 1881, Tyler Co, W.Virginia; d. October 5, 1969, Wood Co, WV.(buried in Cairo); m. JOSEPH H. DONNELLY(WIDOWER), February 24, 1903, Ritchie Co.,WVA; b. June 30, 1878, Ritchie County,WVA; d. April 22, 1951, Wood County,WVA(buried in Cairo).

 

More About ESSIE DELRIE STEPHENS:

Burial: Cairo, WV.

 

More About JOSEPH H. DONNELLY(WIDOWER):

Widower: Unknown

 

ix. ARMINTA MAY "MINNIE" STEPHENS, b. January 11, 1883, Tyler County, West Virginia(Grafton); d. February 15, 1940, Brushy Fork,Barbour County, WVA; m. (1) HARRY "HENRY" DEWIT PYLE/PLYE, April 20, 1909, Wood County,WVA; b. 1883, Wood County,WVA; d. 1916, Brushy Fork,Barbour County, WVA; m. (2) WILLIAM HOMER MODESITT, 1921, Clarksburg,WVA; b. 1886, Tyler County ,WVA; d. 1958.

 

Marriage Notes for ARMINTA STEPHENS and HARRY PYLE/PLYE:

he was a widower

 

x. SAMUEL IRVIN STEPHENS,SR., b. December 14, 1885, Tyler County ,WVA; d. October 6, 1971, Parkersburg,Wood Co, WV.; m. BLANCHE HOPE MCKNEAD, June 20, 1911, Kenova,Wayne County,WVA; b. 1894, Tyler County ,WVA; d. 1987, Parkersburg,WVA.

156. xi. MARVIN FRANCIS STEPHENS, b. September 7, 1889, Tyler County, West Virginia; d. September 22, 1978, Wood County, WV (Mt. Carmel Cemetery).

xii. IDA " ALICE" STEPHENS, b. August 10, 1891, Tyler Co, W.Virginia; d. July 10, 1972, Walker,Wood Co, WV.(Grafton,WVA); m. HENRY ADAM WARE(WIDOWER), August 22, 1911, Wood County,WVA; b. 1892, Wood County,WVA; d. 1967, Wood County,WVA.

xiii. CLARENCE OPHIE STEPHENS, b. May 22, 1894, Tyler Co, W.Virginia; d. February 9, 1975, Akron, OH; m. (1) BESSIE UKNOWN; m. (2) IVA LITTLE(WIDOW), Abt. 1920, Tyler County,WVA; b. Tyler County ,WVA.

 

More About IVA LITTLE(WIDOW):

Widow: Unknown.

 

74. JAMES5 STEPHENS (HENRY4 STEPHENS(TWIN), JAMES "SHUCK"3 STEPHENS*****, JOHN2, UNKNOWN1 STEPHENS) was born October 3, 1824 in Greene County,Pennsylvania (moved to Wood County in 1856) (served in West Virginia 15th Volunteers from 1862-1865), and died February 27, 1903 in Union District,Wood County,WVA. He married SARAH HEADLEE April 6, 1848 in Greene County,Pennsylvania, daughter of ISAAC HEADLEE and ELIZABETH WIERS. She was born May 2, 1828 in Greene County,Pa., and died February 28, 1913 in Union District,Wood County,WVA.

Children of JAMES STEPHENS and SARAH HEADLEE are:

i. GEORGE WASHINGTON6 STEPHENS, b. February 21, 1849, Wood County,WVA; d. August 23, 1926.

ii. JOHN HENRY STEPHENS, b. December 22, 1850, Wood County,WVA; d. June 17, 1926; m. ANNE BRADFORD, Abt. 1878; b. Abt. 1860, Wood County,West Virginia.

iii. SAMUEL WILKINISON STEPHENS, b. January 8, 1853, Wood County,WVA; d. October 1, 1926.

iv. JAMES NOAH STEPHENS, b. June 2, 1855, Wood County,WVA; d. April 14, 1924.

v. THOMAS JEFFERSON STEPHENS, b. September 5, 1857, Waverly,Wood County,WVA; d. February 5, 1928.

vi. L