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Capt. Robert Stedman

Capt. Robert Stedman

Male 1667 - 1738  (70 years)

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  • Name Robert Stedman 
    Prefix Capt. 
    Alt. Birth Bef 22 Jan 1666/67  ____, Co. Kinross, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Alt. Baptism 22 Jan 1666/67  Bo'Ness, West Lothian, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • According to a submission to the IGI, Robert Steedman, son of Robert Steedman and Sarah Inglis, was baptised at Bo'Ness.
    Born 22 Jun 1667 
    Christened 30 Jun 1667  Bo'Ness, West Lothian, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • According to IGI Parish Records, Robert Steedman, son of Robert Steedman and Sarah Inglish, was baptised at Bo'Ness.
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      Name: Robert Steedman
      Gender: Male
      Baptism/Christening Date: 30 Jun 1667
      Baptism/Christening Place: , BO'NESS, WEST LOTHIAN, SCOTLAND
      Birth Date: 22 Jun 1667
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      Father's Name: Robert Steedman
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      Mother's Name: Sarah Inglish
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      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C11663-2
      System Origin: Scotland-VR
      Source Film Number: 1066613
      Reference Number: 2:17Z5RB7
      Collection: Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
    Gender Male 
    Residence Borrowstounness, West Lothian, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 1738 
    Notes 
    • Notes from Rev. Melvin Steadman:

      Robert Stedman maintained a Counting House, Wharf, Merchant House, etc., in Rotterdam, shipyards in Fife, and owned 13 ships which circled the world. Among his children were Captain John Stedman, Captain Charles Stedman, Judge Alexander Stedman, James Stedman, and others, who carried on the business from Rotterdam, Philadelphia, Charleston, and other places. The brothers set Baron Steigel in glass business in Pennsylvania, owned a forge, etc. They brought many of the German/Dutch settlers to Pennsylvania. Captain John Stedman was granted 10,000 acres in Dresden, Maine, for bringing settlers. By the marriage of Captain Charles iinto the family of Sir William Keith, Governor of Pennsylvania, and Dr. Thomas Graeme, important connections were established to lay the groundwork for the fortunes of the family.
    Person ID I39837  Stedman Families of the United Kingdom
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2015 

    Father Rev. Robert Stedman,   b. 1625, ____, Co. Kinross, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1701  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Lady Sarah Inglis,   b. Bef 26 Jul 1621,   d. 26 Oct 1720  (Age ~ 99 years) 
    Married Abt 1656 
    Family ID F14717  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Jossey,   b. 1683,   d. 1754  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1696/97  Carriden, West Lothian, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • According to IGI Parish Records, Robert Steedman married Margaret Jossie at Carriden.
    Children 
     1. Margaret Stedman,   b. 1698,   d. Unknown
     2. Rev. Edward Stedman,   b. 1699,   d. 1756  (Age 57 years)
     3. Robert Stedman,   b. Bef 12 Nov 1700,   d. Unknown
     4. Judge Alexander Stedman,   b. 16 Mar 1702/03, Borrowstounness, West Lothian, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1794, Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales, UK Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     5. John Stedman,   b. 1704,   d. Unknown
     6. James Stedman,   b. 1705,   d. Bef 1708  (Age 2 years)
     7. Sarah Stedman,   b. 1707,   d. Unknown
     8. James Stedman,   b. 21 Aug 1708, Borrowstounness, West Lothian, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     9. Janet Stedman,   b. 2 Jun 1710,   d. Bef 1753  (Age 42 years)
     10. Christian Stedman,   b. 1711,   d. Unknown
     11. Charles Stedman,   b. 1712, ____, ____, Scotland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1784  (Age 72 years)
     12. Alexander Stedman,   b. Bef Dec 1714,   d. Unknown
     13. Alexander Stedman,   b. 1716,   d. Unknown
     14. Mark Stedman,   b. 1718,   d. Unknown
     15. Alexander Stedman,   b. 1721,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 9 Feb 2010 
    Family ID F15003  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - Bef 22 Jan 1666/67 - ____, Co. Kinross, Scotland, UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Baptism - 22 Jan 1666/67 - Bo'Ness, West Lothian, Scotland, UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 30 Jun 1667 - Bo'Ness, West Lothian, Scotland, UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Borrowstounness, West Lothian, Scotland, UK Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jan 1696/97 - Carriden, West Lothian, Scotland, UK Link to Google Earth
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