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Joseph L. Stedman

Joseph L. Stedman

Male Abt 1805 - 1895  (~ 89 years)

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Joseph L. Stedman was born Abt Oct 1805, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA (son of Joseph Stedman and Lydia Dunnells); died 16 Jan 1895, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.

    Other Events:

    • 1860 Census: 11 Jul 1860, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA
    • Directory: 1861, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA
    • 1870 Census: 8 Jun 1870, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA
    • 1880 Census: 5 Jun 1880, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA

    Notes:

    1860 Census:
    Boston PO - Ward 7 - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, p. 28
    Joseph L. Stedman     52 M Clerk P C  --  $100 Mass
    Jane             "              48 F                                  "
    Wm L            "              20 M  Clerk                     Ohio
    Chas A.        "              16 M    "                           "
    Benj F           "              14 M    "                           "
    Anna            "               22 F    "                           "
    Ida                "               11 F                                 "   School

    Directory:
    Stedman, Joseph, clerk, Post office, house 84 Essex.

    1870 Census:
    Boston PO - Ward 10 - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, p. xxx
    Stedman, J. A.   65 M W Post Office   -- $200   Mass
    ---, J. A.             60 F  W No occupation            Ohio
    ---, Anna            28 F W  No occupation            Ohio
    ---, Ida                22 F W  No occupation            Ohio

    1880 Census:
    Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, ED 744, p. 21 (91A)
    52 Palmer? Street
    Stedman, Joseph    W M 74  Head Md  Clerk in PO         MA MA MA
    ---, Jane A              W F  69  Wife  Md  Keeping House  MA MA MA
    ---, Benjamin F.       W M 34   Son  S     Clerk in Store     OH MA MA
    ---, Ida                     W F 31   Dau  S     At home             OH MA MA

    Died:
    The death of Joseph Stedman was registered at Boston, Vol. 456, p. 21. He died of Old Age at his home 28A W. Cottage Street in Boston on 16 January 1895 at age 89 years and 3 months. He was a widower and worked as a Clerk. He was born in Boston and his father was Joseph Stedman who was alse reported to have been born in Boston.

    Joseph married Jane A. A. Leverett Bef 1831. Jane (daughter of William Leverett and Miss [--?--]) was born Cal Sep 1809, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA; died 4 Aug 1890, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Joseph F. Stedman was born Abt 4 Dec 1831, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH; died 20 May 1863, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.
    2. Anna Stedman was born Abt 1838, ____, ____, OH; died Unknown.
    3. William L. Stedman was born Abt 1839, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH; died 22 Jun 1880, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.
    4. Charles A. Stedman was born Abt Jan 1843, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH; died 1925, Melrose, Middlesex Co., MA.
    5. Benjamin F. Stedman was born Cal 5 Mar 1847, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH; died 18 Aug 1903, Newton, Middlesex Co., MA.
    6. Ida Stedman was born Abt Apr 1850, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH; died 28 Jan 1898, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Joseph Stedman was born 23 Aug 1777, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was christened 31 Aug 1777, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA (son of Josiah Stedman, II and Hannah Curtis); died 8 May 1832, Needham, Norfolk Co., MA; was buried Aft 8 May 1832, Granary Burial Ground - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.

    Other Events:

    • Residence: 1803, Roxbury, Norfolk Co., MA
    • 1810 Census: 1810, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA
    • Residence: 1818, Littleton, Middlesex Co., MA
    • 1820 Census: 1820, Acton, Middlesex Co., MA
    • 1830 Census: 1830, Needham, Norfolk Co., MA
    • Alt. Death: 9 May 1832, Needham, Norfolk Co., MA

    Notes:

    1840 Federal Census, Needham, Norfolk Co., MA, p. 167 : 000 000 000 0000 - 000 000 100 0100

    Female 40-50 : Rebecca ?, b. 1790-1800
    Female 80-90 : ? Mary Curtis

    1810 Census:
    1810 Federal Census, Fish St. - Ward 2 - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA,
    p. 170 : 20110-10042-0
    Male     26-45 : Joseph Stedman, b. 1773
    Female 26-45 : Lydia Dunnells, b. abt. 1765-1784
    Female   > 45 : ? Hannah Curtis, b. bef 1753
    Female   > 45 : ?
    Female 26-45 : ?
    Female 26-45 : ?
    Female 26-45 : ?
    Male     16-26 : ? William Marshall Stedman, b. 1789
    Male       < 10 : Josiah Stedman, b. abt 1808
    Male       < 10 : ?
    Female   < 10 : ?

    1820 Census:
    1820 Federal Census, Acton, Middlesex Co., MA, p. 226 : 210010-10010-0100
    Male     26-45 : Joseph Stedman, b. 1773
    Female 26-45 : Betsey Perkins, b. 1790-1794
    Male     10-16 : Josiah Stedman, b. abt 1808
    Male       < 10 : ?
    Male       < 10 : William Stedman, b. 1813
    Female   < 10 : ?

    1830 Census:
    1830 Federal Census, Needham, Norfolk Co., MA,
    p. 261 : 020 000 100 0000 - 000 001 010 0000
    Male     30-40 : Joseph Stedman, b. 1773
    Female 30-40 : Betsey Perkins, b. 1790-1794
    Female 50-60 : ? Hannah Curtis, b. bef 1753
    Male       5-10 : Francis Stedman, b. 1822
    Male       5-10 : Henry Stedman, b. 1825
    Missing : Josiah Stedman, b. abt 1808 (died 1837)
                    William Stedman, b. 1813 (died 1833)

    Joseph married Lydia Dunnells 1 Apr 1803, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA. Lydia was born Abt 1783; died 25 Oct 1813, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA; was buried Aft 25 Oct 1813, Granary Burial Ground - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Lydia Dunnells was born Abt 1783; died 25 Oct 1813, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA; was buried Aft 25 Oct 1813, Granary Burial Ground - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.

    Other Events:

    • Alt. Death: 24 Oct 1813
    • Obituary: 28 Oct 1813, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA; Boston Gazette

    Notes:

    Alt. Death:
    Based on tombstone.

    Obituary:
    DEATHS. Mrs. Lydia, wife of Mr. Joseph Stedman, aged 29

    Died:
    Lydia Stedman died Boston 25 October 1813, age 29.

    Children:
    1. Daughter Stedman was born Between 1800 and 1810; died Unknown.
    2. 1. Joseph L. Stedman was born Abt Oct 1805, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA; died 16 Jan 1895, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.
    3. Josiah Stedman was born Abt 1808; died 20 Mar 1837, Needham, Norfolk Co., MA.
    4. William Stedman was born Abt 1813; died 4 Mar 1833, Needham, Norfolk Co., MA.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Josiah Stedman, II was born Bef 28 Sep 1740, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was christened 28 Sep 1740, Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA (son of Joseph Stedman and Mary Cory); died Bef 30 Jan 1791.

    Other Events:

    • Probate: 1790, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA

    Notes:

    STEADMAN, Josiah
      Birth Date: 175? Birth Place:  Massachusetts,
      Volume: 167 Page Number: 197
      Biographical Info:  serg.
      Reference:  soldiers and sailors of the Rev. War. Comp. By secy. Of the commonwealth, Ms. Boston. 1896-1908. (17v.).14: 868

    Josiah married Hannah Curtis 22 Jun 1769, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA. Hannah was born Bef 1753, Sudbury, Middlesex Co., MA; died 31 Mar 1827; was buried Aft 31 Mar 1827, Granary Burial Ground - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Hannah Curtis was born Bef 1753, Sudbury, Middlesex Co., MA; died 31 Mar 1827; was buried Aft 31 Mar 1827, Granary Burial Ground - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.

    Other Events:

    • Alt. Birth: Bef 1753, Natick, Middlesex Co., MA
    • 1790 Census: 1790
    • 1800 Census: 1800

    Notes:

    In the Granary Burial Ground in Boston
    - Stedman, Hannah, family Josiah...died May 1,1815, aged 10
    - Stedman, Hannah, widow, died Mar.31,1827, aged 75
    - Stedman, Joseph from Needham, died May 8,1832, aged 55
    - Stedman, Josiah, fam. Josiah, died June 19,1812...aged 9months
    - Stedman, Lydia, fam. Joseph, died Oct 24,1813, aged 29 yrs.
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    Census Analysis :

    1790 Federal Census, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA, p. 158 : 1-2-5-0-0

    Female     : Hannah Curtis, b. bef 1753
    Male > 16 : ? Joseph Stedman, b. 1777
    Male < 16 : Josiah Stedman, b. 1780
    Male < 16 : William Marshall Stedman, b. 1789
    Female     : Hannah Stedman, b. 1770
    Female     : Mary Stedman, b. 1773
    Female     : Susannah Stedman, b. 1783
    Female     : Lucy Stedman, b. 1786

    1800 Federal Census, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA, p. 110 : 10001-01001-00

    Female   < 45 : Hannah Curtis, b. bef 1753
    Female 10-16 : Lucy Stedman, b. 1786
    Male       < 45 : ?
    Male       < 10 : William Marshall Stedman, b. 1789

    1790 Census:
    Weston, Middlesex Co., MA, p. 158, 1-2-5-0-0, as Hannah Stedman

    1800 Census:
    Weston, Middlesex Co., MA, p. 110, 10001-01001-0, as Hannah Stedman

    Children:
    1. Hannah Stedman was born 31 Oct 1770, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was christened 4 Nov 1770, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; died 26 May 1803, Wayland, Middlesex Co., MA.
    2. Mary Stedman was born 22 Dec 1773, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was christened 26 Dec 1773, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; died Aft 1850.
    3. 2. Joseph Stedman was born 23 Aug 1777, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was christened 31 Aug 1777, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; died 8 May 1832, Needham, Norfolk Co., MA; was buried Aft 8 May 1832, Granary Burial Ground - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.
    4. Josiah Stedman was born 2 Jul 1780, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was christened 9 Jul 1780, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; died 20 Apr 1867, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.
    5. Susanna Stedman was born 1 May 1783, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was christened 15 Jun 1783, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; died Unknown.
    6. Lucy Stedman was born Abt Mar 1786, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was christened 21 May 1786, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; died 24 Apr 1806, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.
    7. William Marshall Stedman was born 7 Nov 1789, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was christened 30 Jan 1791, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; died 8 Nov 1878, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Joseph Stedman was born 2 Jul 1710, Brookline, Norfolk Co., MA (son of Thomas Stedman, Jr. and Mary Trowbridge); died 28 Jan 1776, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was buried Aft 28 Jan 1776, Farmers Burial Ground, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA.

    Other Events:

    • Residence: Bef 1756; Weston, Middlesex Co., MA
    • Will: Bef 28 Jan 1776, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA
    • Probate: 19 Apr 1776, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA
    • Alt. Death: 28 Apr 1776, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA
    • Alt. Death: 28 Jul 1776, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA

    Notes:

    Residence:
    Joseph and Mary removed to Weston, Massachusetts. In 1756, they are recorded there in church records.

    Probate:
    His will was recorded on 19 April 1776.  "Estate of Joseph Stedman, housewright of Weston, to Widow Mary, sons: Ebenezer, Abijah, Josiah, Benjamin, Joseph, David, daughters: Mary Morse, Lucy Stedman."

    Joseph married Mary Cory 15 Jul 1734, Brookline, Norfolk Co., MA. Mary died 26 Nov 1794, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Mary Cory died 26 Nov 1794, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA.

    Other Events:

    • Name: Mary Stedman
    • 1790 Census: 1790, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA
    • Alt. Death: Between 1794 and 1795, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA

    Notes:

    Joseph Stedman married "Widow Mary", and she is always referred to as that. Even when she died and they sold her pew at church, it was Widow Mary Stedman.

    1790 Census:
    p. 159, 0-0-1-0-0, as Mary Stedman

    Children:
    1. Josiah Stedman, I was born Bef 21 Nov 1736; was christened 21 Nov 1736, Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA; died Bef 1740.
    2. Abijah Stedman was born Bef 11 Dec 1737; was christened 11 Dec 1737, Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA; died Unknown.
    3. 4. Josiah Stedman, II was born Bef 28 Sep 1740, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was christened 28 Sep 1740, Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA; died Bef 30 Jan 1791.
    4. Benjamin Stedman was born Bef 16 May 1742; was christened 16 May 1742, Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA; died Aft 1776.
    5. Ebenezer Stedman was born 17 Sep 1744, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was christened 23 Sep 1744, Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA; died 27 Mar 1813, Newton, Middlesex Co., MA; was buried Aft 27 Mar 1813, St. Mary's Episcopal Church Cemetery, Newton Lower Falls, Middlesex Co., MA.
    6. Joseph Stedman was born Bef 2 Feb 1745/46, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was christened 2 Feb 1745/46, Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA; died 20 Jan 1828, Needham, Norfolk Co., MA; was buried Aft 20 Jan 1828, West Needham Cemetery, Wellesley, Norfolk Co., MA.
    7. Mary Stedman was born Bef 13 Mar 1747/48; was christened 13 Mar 1747/48, Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA; died 26 Feb 1777, Natick, Middlesex Co., MA.
    8. Lucy Stedman was born Bef 15 Oct 1749; was christened 15 Oct 1749, Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA; died Bef 1758.
    9. David Stedman was born Bef 12 Apr 1752; was christened 12 Apr 1752, Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA; died Bef 9 Nov 1805, Chester, Windsor Co., VT; was buried Aft 9 Nov 1805, Chester, Windsor Co., VT.
    10. Lucy Stedman was born 25 Nov 1758, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; was christened 3 Dec 1758, Weston, Middlesex Co., MA; died 1844.
    11. John Stedman was born Bef 1 Jun 1735; was christened 1 Jun 1735, Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA; died Between 1776 and 1779.