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John Stedman

John Stedman

Male 1668 - 1728  (59 years)

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  • Name John Stedman  [1
    Born 22 Aug 1668  [1
    Christened 22 Aug 1668  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Tailor 
    • He was a wealthy tailor, storekeeper and inn holder of Cambridge.
    Will 1728  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 24 Mar 1727/28  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried Aft 24 Mar 1727/28  Old Burying Ground, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • John Stedman was the only surviving child of his mother by either marriage.

      John Stedman was a tailor but kept a shop of goods in trade.  He inherited the homestead.  He was a thrifty man, accumulating property. He left about £3000.

      He married 9 April 1691 to Sarah, daughter of Samuel Gibson by his first wife.
    Person ID I521  Stedman/Steadman/Steedman Families of the New World
    Last Modified 29 May 2010 

    Father John Stedman,   b. 27 Dec 1642,   d. 24 Nov 1678  (Age 35 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Remington, II,   b. Abt 1648, Rowley, Essex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 17 Jul and 11 Dec 1680, Rowley, Essex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 14 May 1666  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Family ID F319  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Gibson,   b. 30 Mar 1670,   d. 1 Jul 1754, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 9 Apr 1691  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Children 
     1. John Stedman,   b. 1692,   d. 5 Sep 1719  (Age 27 years)
     2. Sarah Stedman,   b. 1693,   d. 29 Jan 1721/22, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     3. Elizabeth Stedman,   b. Bef 1 Aug 1697,   d. 1748  (Age ~ 50 years)
     4. Samuel Stedman,   b. Bef 1 Oct 1699,   d. Abt 1720  (Age ~ 20 years)
     5. Dr. Jonathan Stedman,   b. 21 Nov 1703, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1761, Chelmsford, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     6. Dr. Benjamin Stedman,   b. 17 Jul 1706, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1750, Braintree, Norfolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     7. Capt. Ebenezer Stedman,   b. Abt 1706,   d. 13 Sep 1785, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years)
     8. Mary Stedman,   b. 7 Jan 1711/12, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2006 
    Family ID F322  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 22 Aug 1668 - Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Tailor - - Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Apr 1691 - Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 1728 - Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Mar 1727/28 - Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 24 Mar 1727/28 - Old Burying Ground, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S140] Stedman Genealogy, Dr. Charles Ellery Stedman, M.D., (1880), C 1430, SG STE 5.

    2. [S57] Massachusetts Vital Records, Cambridge, p. 667 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S57] Massachusetts Vital Records, Cambridge, p. 748 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S56] Massachusetts Marriage Index, Broderbund Family Archive #231.

    5. [S57] Massachusetts Vital Records, Cambridge, p. 370 (Reliability: 3).