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Ebenezer Stedman, Jr.

Ebenezer Stedman, Jr.

Male 1743 - 1815  (72 years)

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  • Name Ebenezer Stedman  [1
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 17 May 1743  [2
    Christened 22 May 1743  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Graduation 1756  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Harvard College 
    1810 Census 1800  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • p. 228, 11111-13001-00
    Alt. Death 7 Oct 1815  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Died 8 Oct 1815  Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The death of Ebenr Stedman Esq, age 73, was registered in Boston on 8 October 1815.
    Buried Aft 8 Oct 1815  Old Burying Ground, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 10 Oct 1815  Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    New England Palladium 
    • DIED. In Cambridge, on Sunday morning, Ebenezer Stedman, Esq. aged 73. Funeral tomorrow, at 3 o'clock.
    Probate Aft 11 Oct 1815  Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Ebenezer Stedman was for many years the Postmaster of Cambridge; Selectman 1790-1801; Treasurer 1785-1808; Warden of Christ Church 1804-1809.  In his old age his mind was impaired and he died "felo di se" at age 72.
    Person ID I7657  Stedman/Steadman/Steedman Families of the New World
    Last Modified 29 May 2010 

    Father 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) 
    Mother 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 
    Family ID F326  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eunice Munroe,   b. 9 Aug 1759,   d. 5 Sep 1846, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 1786  [1
    Children 
     1. Lydia Stedman,   b. 24 Jan 1787,   d. 5 Dec 1866  (Age 79 years)
     2. Capt. Ebenezer Stedman,   b. 10 Jun 1789,   d. 23 Jun 1846  (Age 57 years)
     3. Mary Stedman,   b. 2 Apr 1792, ____, ____, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1874  (Age 82 years)
     4. Samuel Stedman,   b. 1 Jun 1795, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1848, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     5. John Stedman,   b. 18 Mar 1801,   d. Abt 5 Jan 1822, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2006 
    Family ID F3354  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 22 May 1743 - Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Harvard College - 1756 - Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1810 Census - 1800 - Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Death - 7 Oct 1815 - Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Oct 1815 - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 8 Oct 1815 - Old Burying Ground, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - New England Palladium - 10 Oct 1815 - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - Aft 11 Oct 1815 - 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. [S140] Stedman Genealogy, Dr. Charles Ellery Stedman, M.D., (1880), C 1430, SG STE 5.
      source says 16 May 1743, but also says that Ebenezer is a twin of Dr. John Stedman.

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

    4. [S57] Massachusetts Vital Records, Cambridge, p. 747 (Reliability: 3).
      age 72 y