Jedediah Stephens (Stevens), Sr. (1716 - 1790)

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Birthplace: Plainfield, Windham County, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Athens, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA
Managed by: Melody Ruth Atkinson
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About Jedediah Stephens (Stevens), Sr.

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16 Jedediah Stephens-3 (Henry-2, Henry-1) was baptized in the Congregational Church at Stonington, Conn, Aug 12. 1716. He married Apr 4, 1743, Mary Rathbone. They lived at Stonington until 1751 or 1752, when they removed to Canaan, Conn., where he was living June 19,1773. He joined the Connecticut Colony and removed to the Wyoming Valley, Penn. Buried in the old town burying ground Athens PA: http://books.google.com/books?id=PkgVAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA309&lpg=PA309&dq=jedidiah+stephens+athens,+pa&source=bl&ots=XpOlG4peoC&sig=vOKz33sKILZW5R3FTho1eS3eXCE&hl=en&ei=oU2bTYLcKYuztweljsS4Bw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=3&ved=0CCQQ6AEwAg#v=onepage&q&f=false Children (births from the Stonington Records):

58 i Joshua b. Jan 13, 1745; m. Chistian Dutcher Oct 27, 1767

ii Mary, b. Sept. 25, 1746.

iii Thankful b. Nov 1, 1748.

59 iv Martha b Sept 22, 1750 m Nov. 22, 1770 Elijah Rood

Children (births from Canaan Records):

60 v Anne, b Mar. 17, 1753; m. Mar. 4 1773, Jerimiah Baker

61 vii Jedediah b. May 11 1757; m. Jan 1, 1778, Abigail Corey

62 viii Ira, b. July 18, 1759; m. Sybil Ransom.

ix Rufus, b. May 2, 1762; d. July 3, 1778 killed and scalped by the Indians in the Wyoming Valley Battle.

x Slyvia, b. June 14, 1764

xi Nathan b. Aug 24, 1766

xii Cythia b. Sept 26, 1768 m. Francis Saturlee.

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Jedediah Stephens, Sr.'s Timeline

1716
August 12, 1716
Plainfield, Windham County, Connecticut, United States
August 12, 1716
Cong. Ch., Stonington, CT
1745
January 13, 1745
Age 28
Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut, USA
1746
September 25, 1746
Age 30
Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, USA
1748
November 1, 1748
Age 32
Stonington, CT, USA
1750
September 22, 1750
Age 34
Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut, USA
1753
March 17, 1753
Age 36
Canaan, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
1755
June 12, 1755
Age 38
Canaan, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
1757
May 11, 1757
Age 40
Canaan, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
1759
July 18, 1759
Age 42
Canaan, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA