Sanford Stevens

Sanford Stevens[1]

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  • Name Sanford Stevens 
    Born 2 Feb 1793  Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • date of birth copied from the family Bible record by Helen Palmanteer Stevens.
    Gender Male 
    Migration 1818 
    Sanford and family moved from Greene County, New York to White Church at Brooktondale, Caroline, Tioga County, New York (now Tompkins County, New York). 
    Census 1820  Caroline, Tioga County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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     Enumerated:  7 Aug 1820   Transcript ID is  dbid=9999&iid=c32g_551   
    Census 1830  Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Land Ownership 13 Apr 1831  Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sanford purchased Lots 38 and 39 from Marlin Merrill for 12. Marlin Merrill married Sally's sister, Eunice Stevens. Land purchase was recorded May 14, 1836. 
    Land Ownership 10 Jan 1832  Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sanford purchased additional land from Ben Johnson. This sale was recorded in 1834. 
    Land Ownership 24 Aug 1836  Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sanford purchased 13 years from his son-in-law,Minor Walton. This sale was recorded in 1843. 
    Census 1840  Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Census 1850  Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameAgeBirthDateGenderRaceOccupationBirthPlace
    38312SanfordStevens571793malefarmerConnecticut
    39312PollyStevens551795femaleConnecticut
    40312Hester A.Stevens191831femaleNew York
    41312ClairisaStevens171833femaleNew York
    42312EzekielStevens161834maleNew York
    1312HuldahStevens121838femaleNew York
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    Land Ownership 1851  Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sanford sold 27 1/4 acres of his land to William Johnson in 1851 and the purchase was recorded in 1857. 
    Census 1860  Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameAgeBirthDateGenderRaceOccupationBirthPlace
    291499AlbertMeacham581802maleblacksmithNew York
    301499PollyMeacham571803femaleNew York
    311499SanfordStevens671793malefarmerNew York
    321499PollyStevens651795femaleNew York
    331499HuldahStevens211839femaleNew York
    341499CharlesStevens161844maleNew York
    351499MelissaStevens91851maleNew York
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    Census 1865  Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameRelationGenderRaceBirthDateAgeStatusBirthPlaceBirthPlace
    of Father
    BirthPlace
    of Mother
    Immigration
    Year
    OccupationVeteranStreet
    41188SanfordStevensheadmale179372married 1xConnecticut
    42188SallyStevenswifefemale179570married 1xConnecticut
    43188MaliseaStevenschildfemale185114Tompkins
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    Land Ownership 15 Nov 1867  Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sanford and Sally sold their farm on White Church Road, just south of Booktondale, to James W. Stevens (Sally's nephew AND husband to their daughter Clarissa) for the sum of $1400. 
    Census 1870  Conneaut Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    LnHholdGivenSurnameAgeBirthDateGenderRaceOccupationBirthPlace
    21354E.Stevens331837malewhitefarmerNew York
    22354SarahStevens751795femalewhitekeeping houseConnecticut
    23354SanfordStevens741796malewhiteConnecticut
    24354LeweldonStevens91861malewhiteattending schoolPennsylvania
    25354James OrdelStevens81862malewhiteattending schoolPennsylvania
    26354Leonard G.Stevens61864malewhiteattending schoolPennsylvania
    27354Cornelius L.Stevens2/12Feb 1870malewhitePennsylvania
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    Died 19 Mar 1872  Conneaut Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • from the April , 1872 issue of the Conneautville newspaper, The Courier and Record:
      Mr. Sanford Stevens, an old resident of Conneaut Twp., died very suddenly on the morning of the 19th. Deceased retired to bed in his usual health, and the family was awakened about 4 o'clock in the morning by his labored breathing, death ensuing in less than ten minutes. He was about eighty years of age.
    Age 79 years 
    Buried After 19 Mar 1872  Conneaut Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • rumored to be buried in the "Mantor Cemetery" which has not been located - possibly in the vicinity of the Shaw Cemetery.
    Person ID I41460  Local Families
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2019 

    Family 1 Sarah Stevens,   b. 14 Jun 1795, Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1876, Conneaut Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married About 1811  Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Gould D. Stevens,   b. 31 Jul 1812, Greene County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1872, Fulton County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +2. Sanford Stevens, Jr.,   b. 8 Feb 1814, Greene County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1860, Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     3. Eunice Stevens,   b. 6 Dec 1815, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1864  (Age 48 years)
     4. Lucina Stevens,   b. 8 Feb 1818, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1906, Bellevue Township, Eaton County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     5. William Stevens,   b. 22 Jan 1820,   d. 1837, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
     6. Polly Stevens,   b. 19 Apr 1822,   d. 17 Sep 1848  (Age 26 years)
     7. Amanda Stevens,   b. 9 May 1824,   d. 4 Oct 1902  (Age 78 years)
     8. Sarah Ann Stevens,   b. Jun 1826,   d. 9 Dec 1844  (Age ~ 18 years)
     9. Samuel Stevens,   b. 26 Jun 1828, Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1865  (Age 36 years)
     10. Esther Ann Stevens,   b. 18 Dec 1830, Caroline, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1883, Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     11. Clarissa Stevens,   b. 12 Feb 1833, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 19091909, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     12. Ezekiel Stevens,   b. 12 Feb 1837, Tompkins County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1915, Conneaut Township, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     13. Hulda Stevens,   b. About 1838, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F14215  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jane Unknown 
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2007 
    Family ID F14219  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Sanford Stevens
    Sanford Stevens

  • Notes 
    • it is believed that Sarah and Sanford were cousins that married

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Neil Stevens, Neil Stevens, (nstevens@zoominternet.net), 15 Jul 2019.
      Neil provided the date and place of birth, obituary, and land ownership information.