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John Stevens

Birthdate: (66)
Birthplace: Danbury, Fairfield, CT, United States
Death: 1788 (66)
Lee, Berkshire County, MA, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Nathaniel Stevens
Husband of Lydia Stevens (Barnum)
Father of Capt. Benjamin Stevens, Sr.
Brother of Abraham Stevens; Lieut. Ezra Stevens, Sr.; Timothy Stevens; Ruth Stevens; Hannah Stevens and 1 other

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About John Stevens

During John's lifetime he witnessed two wars on the American continent and the birth of the United States.The French and Indian War began in 1754 when he was 17 years old. 21 years later at the age of 38, the Revolutionary War began.

At the time of his death in 1788 at the age of 51, 11 of the 13 colonies had ratified the United States Constitution.

Also of note: American patriots John Hancock and Thomas Paine were also born in 1737.

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John Stevens's Timeline

Danbury, Fairfield, CT, United States
Age 38
Lee, Berkshire County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
Age 66
Lee, Berkshire County, MA, United States