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Subject: [STEVENSON] Trish,Here is what I have on my John & Fannie (Marvin) Stevenson
Date: Sat, 21 Oct 2006 16:54:35 EDT


Descendants of *John STEVENSON


Generation No. 1

1. *JOHN2 STEVENSON (*JOHN1) was born July 14, 1844 in Glascow, Scotland
or Irvine, Ayr, Scotland. He married *FANNIE ELIZABETH MARVIN September 15,
1875 in Furnas County, Nebraska, daughter of *WILLIAM MARVIN and *JEMIMA
WARD. She was born May 09, 1859 in Kemptville, Grenville, Ontario, Canada, and
died October 10, 1936 in Beaver City, Furnas Co., Nebraska.

More About *JOHN STEVENSON:
Census: June 16, 1880, Rockton, Furnas County, Nebraska - John Stevenson age
37 born Scotland; Fannie (wife) age 20 born Canada; Eddie (son) age 3 born
Nebraska; George (son) age 2 born Nebraska - both of John's parents born
Scotland & Fannie's parents both born Canada.
Census -: June 29, 1900, Rockton, Furnas Co, Nebraska - John Stevenson age
55 born July 1844 Scotland, Fannie E. age 44 born May 1859 in Canada (5
children only 4 alive in 1900), Thomas age 14 born August 1885 Nebraska, Clark age
9 born March 1891 Nebraska, Guy age 6 born January.
Census =: May 04, 1910, Rockton, Furnas Co, Nebraska - John Stevenson age 65
born Scotland, Fannie E. age 50 born Canada, Guy E. age 16 born Nebraska.
Census:: June 01, 1885, Rockton, Furnas Co, Nebraska - John Stephenson age
40 born Scotland, Fannie age 26 born Canada, Elle-? or maybe Eddie age 8 born
Nebraska, George age 7 born Nebraska.
Immigration: 1855, The 1900 census says John immigrated in 1855 and has been
in the county for 55 years.
Occupation: Farmer

Notes for *FANNIE ELIZABETH MARVIN:
OBITUARY FOR MRS. FANNIE STEVENSON:

Fannie Elizabeth Marvin was born in Kempsville, Canada, March 9, 1859. She
came to the United States in 1867, living in Illinois until the age of
fifteen.

After her mother's death, she came with her father to Furnas County,
Nebraska, and remained here until her death, which occurred in Beaver City, October
10, 1936 at the age of 77 years, five months and one day.

She was married to John Stevenson September 15, 1875. To this union were
born five children, Etta, George, Tom, Clark and Guy. Her husband and Etta
preceded her in death. She was one of the oldest pioneers of Nebraska.

Aunt Fannie, as she was called by her friends and neighbors, was always
ready and willing to help those in trouble or sickness. She leaves to mourn
their loss, her sister, Mrs. Marcia Severns, four sons, nine grandchildren, eight
great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

The funeral services were held at the Methodist church in Wilsonville,
Sunday afternoon, conducted by the Pastor, Rev. L. A. Foster. Music was furnished
by the mixed quartette composed of Mrs. Walter Parsons, Mrs. L. E. Perfect,
Floyd Colling and A. L. Wilburn. Mrs. C. E. Andre accompanied at the piano.
The pall bearers were Paul Beaty, Auther Hahn, Enos Skiles, Herman Manley,
Harrison Wyatt and Chas. Awalt. Her body was laid to rest in the Wilsonville
cemetery.

More About *FANNIE ELIZABETH MARVIN:
Burial: October 11, 1936, Wilsonville Cemetery, Wilsonville, Nebraska.
Immigration: 1867, From Kempville, Canada to Illinois
NOTE: The 1900 census says that Fannie immigrated in 1865 and has been in
the country 35 years.

Children of *JOHN STEVENSON and *FANNIE MARVIN are:
i. EDWARD "EDDIE"3 STEPHENSON, b. Abt. 1876, Rockton, Furnas County,
Nebraska; d. Bef. 1900, 1900 census-4 of 5 children are alive-Eddie must be who died
bef. 1900.
2. ii. *GEORGE WARREN STEPHESON, b. January 30, 1877, Furnas County,
Nebraska; d. April 28, 1945, Holdrege, Plhelps Co., Nebraska.
3. iii. JOHN THOMAS STEVENSON, b. August 01, 1884, Furnas County, Nebraska;
d. January 1974, Arapahoe, Furnas County, Nebraska.
4. iv. WILLIAM CLARK STEVENSON, b. March 11, 1891; d. June 1971,
Wilsonville, Furnas County, Nebraska 69046.
v. GUY EDWARD STEVENSON, b. January 06, 1894; d. September 26, 1948, Furnas
County, Nebraska; m. ESTHER, Bef. 1917, Nebraska; b. May 11, 1896, Kansas; d.
May 15, 1982, Furnas County, Nebraska.

More About GUY EDWARD STEVENSON:
Burial: Wilsonville Cemetery, Wilsonville, Furnas County, Nebraska.
Census: January 17, 1920, Rockton, Furnas County, Nebraska (District 89,
Dwelling 24, Family 25) - Guy Stevenson (farmer) age 25 born Nebraska, Esther
(wife) age 23 born Kansas. Guy's father born Scotland & mother born Canada /
Esther's father born Iowa & mother born Kansas.

More About ESTHER:
Burial: Wilsonville Cemetery, Furnas County, Nebraska.


Generation No. 2

2. *GEORGE WARREN3 STEPHESON (*JOHN2 STEVENSON, *JOHN1) was born January
30, 1877 in Furnas County, Nebraska, and died April 28, 1945 in Holdrege,
Plhelps Co., Nebraska. He married *ELLA MYRTLE WILLIAMS April 30, 1902 in Meeker,
Rio Blanco County, Colorado, daughter of *FRANK WILLIAMS and *AMANDA NAY.
She was born August 25, 1887 in Mesa County, Colorado, and died November 12,
1971 in Everett, Snohomish County, Washington (Washington Death Index).

More About *GEORGE WARREN STEPHESON:
Appearance: medium height, medium build, blue eyes, brown hair.
Burial: May 01, 1945, Mt. Hope Cemetery, Beaver City, Furnas County,
Nebraska.
Census: June 19, 1900, Precinct 5, Rio Blanco, Colorado; Roll: T623 129;
Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 114 - George W. Stephenson age 23 born January
1877 in Nebraska. Father born Pennsylvania & mother in Iowa. Working as a
"day laborer."
Census -: May 10, 1910, Lents, Multnomah Co., Oregon-George W. Stevenson age
32 born Nebraska, Ella M. age 23 born Colorado, Sylvia age 7 born Colorado,
Thelma age 3 born Colorado, Enola age 6 months born Oregon (George & Ella are
married 8 yrs. & have 3 children w/ 3 living).
Census =: January 13, 1920, Portland, Multnomah, Oregon (Dist 86) - George W
Stepheson age 42 born NE, Ella M age 32 born CO, Sylvia A age 16 born CO,
Thelma A age 13 born CO, Glatha E age 10 born OR, Kenneth G age 7 born OR,
Clyde W age 2 yr 6 mo born OR, Elinor R age 7 mo. born OR.
NOTE: 1920, There is a Charles B. Stepheson, age 32, who is living w/ George
& Ella in 1920. The census says that Charles is the "half brother" to
George. Charles was born abt. 1888 in Colorado and is widowed. His father was
born in Ohio & his mother in Iowa.
Occupation: 1917, Plumber
Residence: September 12, 1918, 6315 85th St. S.E., Portland, Oregon
Sources: World War I Draft Register Card for George Warren Stepheson, born
- 30 Jan 1877, wife's name - Ella Myrtle Stepheson, mailing address - 6315
85th St. SE, Portland, Oregon (Roll 1852142, Draft Board 4, Serial #3833, Order
#A1062).

More About *ELLA MYRTLE WILLIAMS:
Burial: November 1971, Lincoln Memorial Park, Portland, Oregon
Census: April 04, 1930, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon - Ella M.
Stepheson (divorced) age 42 born Colorado, George H. age 17 born Oregon, Clyde W.
age 12 born Oregon, Elinor R. age 10 born Oregon
NOTE: Ella always went by her middle name "Myrtle". On her headstone it
reads Mytrle E. Williams. Her name is actually Ella Myrtle Williams.
Social Security Number: 534-30-1094

Children of *GEORGE STEPHESON and *ELLA WILLIAMS are:
i. SYLVIA ADILLIA4 STEPHESON, b. March 03, 1904, Meeker, Rio Blanco County,
Colorado; m. SI FRANCES, 1929.
5. ii. THELMA ANNIE STEPHESON, b. July 06, 1906, Grand Junction, Mesa
County, Colorado; d. Abt. 1994, Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington.
6. iii. ENOLA GALATHA STEPHESON, b. October 17, 1909, Portland, Multnomah,
Oregon; d. April 06, 1997, Mercer Island, WA (Mercer Island Care Center).
iv. GEORGE KENNETH STEPHESON, b. June 16, 1912, Portland, Multnomah County,
Oregon; d. May 16, 1957, Sacramento, California; m. NONE.

More About GEORGE KENNETH STEPHESON:
Military Enlistment: November 23, 1942, Tacoma, Pierce Co., WA (Private - US
Army)
NOTE: On the military enlistments records it say that George is "single,
with dependents"
NOTE:: I have a picture taken on Oct. 9, 1912 of George Kenneth Stepheson.
On the back it say, "Age 3 months & 3 days. With love and best wished to
Aunt Clara." Picture was taken in Oregon.
Occupation: Laboratory Technician, Motion Picture and Shipping Clerk
Social Security Number: 531-07-6258
Sources: California Death Index - STEPHESON, GEORGE KENNETH; Birth Date: 16
Jun 1912; Place: SACRAMENTO; Date: 16 May 1957; Social Security: 531-07-6258;
Mother's Maiden Name: WILLIAMS; Father's Surname: STEPHESON
Sources:: U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records for George K. Stepheson
who was born in Oregon in 1912.

7. v. CLYDE WARREN STEPHESON, b. June 26, 1917, Portland, Multnomah, Oregon;
d. November 10, 1984, Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, California.
8. vi. *ELINOR ROSE STEPHESON, b. May 29, 1919, Portland, Maltnomah County,
Oregon; d. November 20, 1980, Sultan, Snohomish County, Washington.

3. JOHN THOMAS3 STEVENSON (*JOHN2, *JOHN1) was born August 01, 1884 in
Furnas County, Nebraska, and died January 1974 in Arapahoe, Furnas County,
Nebraska. He married BERTHA ETTA LOCKWOOD Abt. 1907 in Kansas, daughter of GEORGE
LOCKWOOD and ELLA FULLER. She was born June 24, 1888 in Norton, Norton
County, Kansas, and died April 1928.

More About JOHN THOMAS STEVENSON:
Burial: Wilsonville Cemetery, Wilsonville, Furnas County, Nebraska.
Census: January 17, 1920, Rockton, Furnas, NE (Dist 89, Dwelling 25, Family
26-Thomas Stevenson age 34 born NE, Bertha age 31 born KS, Velma age 11 born
NE, Ilda age 10 born NE, Lois age 7 born SD, Verlin age 5 yrs. 6 mo. born SD,
Dale age 4 born SD, Ledens age 2 yrs 3 mo born KS.
Military service: September 12, 1918, World War 1 Draft Registration Card
(Roll #1711529) - John Thomas Stevenson (age 34) born 1 August 1884, home
address is Route 1, Wilsonville, Furnas County, Nebraska, occupation is farmer,
wife's name is Bertha Etta Stevenson.
Occupation: Farmer
Residence: September 12, 1918, Route 1, Wilsonville, Furnas County, Nebraska
Social Security Number: 512-20-2208 issued in Kansas
Sources: Wilsonville Cemetery, Furnas County, Nebraska Records and Social
Security Death Index

More About BERTHA ETTA LOCKWOOD:
Burial: Wilsonville Cemetery, Wilsonville, Furnas County, Nebraska.

Children of JOHN STEVENSON and BERTHA LOCKWOOD are:
i. VELMA ARLINE4 STEVENSON, b. June 23, 1908, Wilsonville, Furnas County,
Nebraska; d. 1993, Nebraska.
ii. LLDA LORENE STEVENSON, b. August 23, 1909, Wilsonville, Furnas County,
Nebraska; d. December 23, 1935, Nebraska.
iii. LOIS STEVENSON, b. Abt. 1913, South Dakota.
iv. VERLIN STEVENSON, b. Abt. 1914, South Dakota.
v. DALE STEVENSON, b. Abt. 1916, South Dakota; d. August 28, 1978.
vi. LEDENS STEVENSON, b. Abt. 1917, Kansas.

4. WILLIAM CLARK3 STEVENSON (*JOHN2, *JOHN1) was born March 11, 1891, and
died June 1971 in Wilsonville, Furnas County, Nebraska 69046. He married NORA
B. Abt. 1915 in Nebraska. She was born Abt. 1896 in Kansas.

More About WILLIAM CLARK STEVENSON:
Census: January 17, 1920, Rockton, Furnas County, Nebraska (District 89,
Dwelling 16, Family 16) - Clark Stevenson (farmer) age 28 born Nebraska, Nora
(wife) age 23 born Kansas. Clark's father born Scotland & mother Canada /
Nora's father born Illinois & mother born Iowa.
Census -: April 23, 1930, Rockton, Furnas County, Nebraska (District 9,
Dwelling 52, Family 53) - Clark W. Stevenson (farmer) age 38 born Nebraska, Nora
B. age 33 born Kansas, Irene F. age 7 years & 5 months born Nebraska
Occupation: Farmer
Social Security Number: 506-46-8902

Child of WILLIAM STEVENSON and NORA B. is:
i. IRENE F.4 STEVENSON, b. Abt. 1923, Nebraska.


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