Eusebius Stone, Sr. (c.1732 - 1798)

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Birthplace: Lunenburg, VA
Death: Died in Patrick, VA
Managed by: Julie Elizabeth Stone
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About Eusebius Stone, Sr.

Eusebius Stone b: 1732 in Lunenburg Co., Va. d: 08 Nov 1798 in Henry Co., Va. ............................. +Susannah Ballard b: Abt. 1732 in Cleve Prior, Worcestor, England m: 12 Jan 1753 in Hanover., Va.

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Of great importance to the early Stone family was the name Eusebius which was spelled in hundreds of different ways. The men who had Eusebius for a first name were usually called by such shortened forms as Sabe or Seb. The name Eusebius is pronounced correctly by pronouncing the following four english words in succesion: you, see, be, us. However it may be spelled in the records, the spelling Eusebius is correct.

The name Eusebius comes from the great church historian and bishop who is commonly called Eusebius of Caesarea. He was born in Palestine in the city of Caesarea about the year A.D. 260 and lived until 339. As a young man in Caesarea he was taught by Pamphilus who had established a school of theology and a large library there. In 314 Eusebius was consecrated Bishop of Caesarea. He was a friend of Constantine who was the first Roman emperor to become a christian. Eusebius with Emperor Constantine presided over the Council of Nicaea in the year A.D. 325. Eusebius is most generally known as the author of THE ECCLESIASTICAL HISTORY which was a history of Christianity upto his own time.

http://www.balcro.com/stone01.html -------------------- Of great importance to the early Stone family was the name Eusebius which was spelled in hundreds of different ways. The men who had Eusebius for a first name were usually called by such shortened forms as Sabe or Seb. The name Eusebius is pronounced correctly by pronouncing the following four english words in succesion: you, see, be, us. However it may be spelled in the records, the spelling Eusebius is correct.

-------------------- Eusebius Stone b: 1732 in Lunenburg Co., Va. d: 08 Nov 1798 in Henry Co., Va

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Eusebius Stone, Sr.'s Timeline

1732
1732
Lunenburg, VA
1752
1752
Age 20
Bedford,,Virginia,USA
1755
1755
Age 23
Patrick, Virginia, United States
1755
Age 23
Patrick,Virginia,USA
1758
1758
Age 26
Henry, VA
1760
1760
Age 28
1760
Age 28
1763
1763
Age 31
1764
1764
Age 32
1765
1765
Age 33
Patrick, VA, USA