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Capt. Ebenezer Stedman

Capt. Ebenezer Stedman

Male Abt 1706 - 1785  (~ 79 years)

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  • Name Ebenezer Stedman  [1
    Prefix Capt. 
    Born Abt 1706  [2
    Christened 2 Jan 1708/09  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Male 
    Will 1785  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 13 Sep 1785  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Buried Aft 13 Sep 1785  Old Burying Ground, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 26 Sep 1785  Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Independent Ledger 
    • DIED. Died at Cambridge, on the 14th inst. Capt. Ebenezer Stedman, aged 77.
    Notes 
    • Ebenezer Stedman inherited the homestead in Cambridge.  He was a Captain of the Militia.  He was a Selectman from 1759 to 1776, except for two years.
    Person ID I529  Stedman/Steadman/Steedman Families of the New World
    Last Modified 30 Mar 2014 

    Father John Stedman,   b. 22 Aug 1668,   d. 24 Mar 1727/28, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother 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, 5, 6
    Family ID F322  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Lydia Moores,   b. Bef 1 Mar 1712/13, of Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1761  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married Bef 1734 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Stedman,   b. 24 Oct 1734,   d. 24 Jun 1740, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
     2. Martha Stedman,   b. 1 May 1736,   d. 23 Jun 1740, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     3. Lydia Stedman,   b. 25 Mar 1738,   d. 5 Jul 1740, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     4. Ebenezer Stedman,   b. 26 Apr 1740,   d. 15 Nov 1740, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. Sarah Stedman,   b. 6 Apr 1741,   d. Unknown
     6. Ebenezer Stedman, Jr.,   b. 17 May 1743,   d. 8 Oct 1815, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     7. Dr. John Stedman,   b. 17 May 1743, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1780, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     8. Martha Stedman,   b. 29 Jul 1745,   d. 10 Oct 1746, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     9. Elizabeth Stedman,   b. 1 Nov 1747,   d. Unknown
     10. Samuel Stedman,   b. Bef 7 May 1749,   d. 9 Aug 1751, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 2 years)
     11. Samuel Stedman,   b. 6 May 1753,   d. 19 May 1774  (Age 21 years)
     12. William Stedman,   b. 21 Sep 1755,   d. 1 May 1758, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     13. Lydia Stedman,   b. Bef 11 Mar 1759,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2006 
    Family ID F326  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Smith,   b. Abt 1723,   d. 6 Jun 1788, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married 4 Jan 1764  Charlestown, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 7
    Children 
     1. Hon. William Stedman, A. M.,   b. 20 Jan 1765, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1831, Newburyport, Essex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2006 
    Family ID F327  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 2 Jan 1708/09 - Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Jan 1764 - Charlestown, Suffolk Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 1785 - Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Sep 1785 - Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 13 Sep 1785 - Old Burying Ground, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - Independent Ledger - 26 Sep 1785 - Boston, Suffolk 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. [S95] Personal Communication - John B. Lisle.
      estimated from death record

    3. [S57] Massachusetts Vital Records, Cambridge, p. 666 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S57] Massachusetts Vital Records, Cambridge, p. 747 (Reliability: 3).
      age 79

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

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

    7. [S57] Massachusetts Vital Records, Cambridge, p. 369 (Reliability: 3).
      in Charlestown