Family Tree of Stevenson generation 2

Descendants of Jesse Stevenson

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2.1. John Stevenson, son of Jesse Stevenson, was born on August 28, 1811 in Windsor, Buckinghamshire, England, UK. He passed away at the age of 78 on February 21, 1890 in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan, USA.
John married Jean Grace Brown in January of 1832 in Montreal, Canada and then settled in his hometown Ionia. The Ionia, Michigan census of 1840 tells us that Jean was born abt. 1806 in Scotland. She passed away at the age of 69 in 1883 in Ionia and was buried at the Highland Park Cemetery in Ionia.

The couple raised the following children:

3.1. [F] (i) Agnes Stevenson was born in August of 1836 in Ionia Co., Michigan. She passed away at the age of 69 on January 4, 1906 in Ionia Co., Michigan and was buried in Belding, Ionia, Michigan. No records have been found yet on marriage and births.
3.2. [M] (ii) Francis “Frank” William Stevenson was born on August 5, 1838 in Lyons, Ionia Co., Michigan.
3.3. [M] (iii) Thomas G. Stevenson was born on July 26, 1842 in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan. He passed away at the age of 78 on February 21, 1921 in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan and was buried at the Highland Park Cemetery in Ionia on the 24th of Janaury.
Thomas married Hannah Cornelia Blanchard, daughter of John Celsius Blanchard and Harriet Augusta Brewster in Ionia Co., Michigan. Hannah was born on October 29, 1846 in Lyons, Ionia Co., Michigan. She passed away at the age of 81 on September 19, 1928 in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan and was buried at the Highland Park Cemetery in Ionia.


Major Thomas G. Stevenson was a commander in the Great Army of the Republic and fought in the Civil War. Taking his birth year in account, he became an officer at a very young age.

3.4. [M] (iv) John P. Stevenson was born abt. 1844 in Michigan. He passed away at the age of 69 in February of 1913 and was buried at the Highland Park Cemetery in Ionia.

2.2. George Stevenson, son of Jesse Stevenson, was born on February 20, 1813 in Windsor, Buckinghamshire, England, UK. He passed away on January 31, 1898 in Ionia Co., Michigan, USA.
George married (1) Jane ?? abt 1839 in Ionia Co., Michigan. Jane was born abt. 1818 in Ireland. She passed away between 1880 and 1888.

The couple raised the following children:

3.5. [M] (i) William Stevenson was born between 1839 and 1845 in Ionia Co., Michigan. The census of 1840(age 5-10), 1860(age 21), 1870(age 30) and 1880(age 35) mention him, but his calculated birth date is not concistent.

George married (2) Martha Childs Rook on March 9, 1888 in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan, USA. Martha was born abt. 1828 in New York State, USA. This was Mary’s second marriage, hence the name Childs.

2.4. Edward Stevenson, son of Jesse Stevenson, was born on April 18, 1819 in Iver, Buckinghamshire, England, UK and was christened there on August 1, 1819.
In his younger years his occupancion was shoemaker. In his later years his worked as a register at the Office for Lobbying Disclosure.
Edward passed away at the age of 67 on January 4, 1887 in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan, USA and was buried at the Highland Park Cemetery in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan, USA.
Edward married Margaret Elizabeth Kid, daughter of William J. Kid, on October 11, 1847 in Ionia Co., Michigan, USA. Margaret was born on march 12, 1825 in Montgomery, Orange Co., New York, USA. She passed away at the age of 86 in Stanton, Montcalm Co., Michigan, USA and was buried at the Highland Park Cemetery in Ionia, Ionia Co,. Michigan, USA.

The couple raised the following children:

3.6. [M] (i) Hampton Edward Stevenson was born on April 20, 1853 in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan.
3.7. [F] (ii) Mary E. Stevenson was -based on census data- born in August of 1854 in Michigan. She passed away at the age of 79 in 1934.
Mary married (1) John W. B. Crinns on November 3, 1870 in Ionia Co., Michigan. John was born in Pennsylvania. They had a son (b.1871).
Mary married (2) Ezra W. Hayward on December 24, 1894 in Grand Rapids, Kent Co., Michigan. Ezra was born in December of 1854 in Canada.
3.8. [M] (iii) James J. Stevenson was born on June 23, 1855 in Michigan.
3.9. [M] (iv) Frank T. Stevenson was born on August 10, 1857 in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan.
3.10. [M] (v) Morris W. Stevenson was born on April 21, 1860 in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan.
3.11. [F] (vi) Jessie K. Stevenson was also born on April 21, 1860 in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan. She was the twin sister of Morris. She passed away at the age of 4 months on Septemebr 14, 1860 in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan and she was buried at the Highland Park Cemetery in Ionia.
3.12. [F] (vii) William K. Stevenson was born on February 11, 1867 in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan. He passed away at the age of 63 on November 7, 1930 in Ionia, Ionia Co., Michigan.

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