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Stevens Family


Generation One



1. Erasmus1 Stevens married Elizabeth Clarke, daughter of Thomas Clarke. He died in 1690.
He resided in 1674 at Boston, MA. He was an Ensign in the Marblehead Company of Foot in 1683.
Known children of Erasmus1 Stevens and Elizabeth Clarke were as follows:

Generation Two



2. Lt. Erasmus2 Stevens (Erasmus1) was born in 1686. He married Persis Bridge, daughter of Samuel Bridge and Hannah, on 25 Sep 1707; 1st wife. He married Susanna Welch, daughter of John Welch, on 27 Dec 1739; 2nd wife, 3rd husband. He died on 22 Jun 1750 at Boston, MA.
He was a carpenter. He resided at Boston, MA. He was a member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company. He left a will on 19 Mar 1744.
Persis Bridge was born on 30 Mar 1683 at Boston, MA. She was baptized 2mo 1 1683 at Boston, MA.
Known children of Lt. Erasmus2 Stevens and Persis Bridge all born at Boston, MA, were as follows:
Susanna Welch married Edward Eades on 15 Jul 1714; 1st husband. She married John Pinckney in 1733; 2nd husband.

Generation Three



3. Ebenezer3 Stevens (Erasmus2, Erasmus1) was born on 21 Oct 1726 at Boston, MA. He married Elizabeth Weld, daughter of Edmund Weld and Clemence Dorr, on 9 Jul 1750 at Roxbury, MA. He died in 1763.
He resided at Roxbury, MA. He resided at Boston, MA.
Elizabeth Weld was born on 30 Oct 1727. She died after 1793. She resided at Roxbury, MA.
Known children of Ebenezer3 Stevens and Elizabeth Weld were as follows:

Generation Four



4. Maj. Gen. Ebenezer4 Stevens (Ebenezer3, Erasmus2, Erasmus1) was born on 12 Aug 1751 at Boston, MA. He married Rebecca Hodgdon, daughter of Benjamin Hodgdon and Rebecca Marshall, on 11 Oct 1774 at Providence, RI; 1st wife. He married Lucretia Ledyard, daughter of John Ledyard and Mary Austin, on 4 May 1784 at New York, NY; 2nd wife, 2nd husband. He died on 2 Sep 1823 at Rockaway, NY, at age 72. He died on 5 Sep 1823 at Rockaway, NY, at age 72. He was buried at Astoria, NY.
He was a merchant. He was a Lt. Col. during the Revolutionary War in Nov 1778. He was a Major General of militia during the War of 1812. He left a will on 26 Feb 1820 at New York, NY; proved 3 May 1824.
Rebecca Hodgdon died on 7 Oct 1783 at West Point, NY.
Known children of Maj. Gen. Ebenezer4 Stevens and Rebecca Hodgdon were as follows:
Lucretia Ledyard was born on 22 Feb 1756 at Hartford, CT. She married Richardson Sands, son of John Sands and Elizabeth Cornell, in 1777 at Philadelphia, PA; 1st husband. She died on 2 Jul 1846 at Astoria, NY, at age 90.
Known children of Maj. Gen. Ebenezer4 Stevens and Lucretia Ledyard all born at New York, NY, were as follows:

Generation Five



5. John Austin5 Stevens (Ebenezer4, Ebenezer3, Erasmus2, Erasmus1) was born on 22 Jan 1795 at New York, NY. He married Abigail Perkins Weld, daughter of Benjamin Weld and Abigail Perkins, on 30 Sep 1824 at Brunswick, ME. He died on 19 Oct 1874 at New York, NY, at age 79.
He was President of The Bank of Commerce of New York at New York, NY. He was graduated in 1813 at Yale College, New Haven, CT.
Abigail Perkins Weld was born on 21 Mar 1799 at Boston, MA. She died on 3 Sep 1886 at New York, NY, at age 87. She resided at Brunswick, ME.
Known children of John Austin5 Stevens and Abigail Perkins Weld were as follows:

Generation Six



6. Lucretia Ledyard6 Stevens (John5, Ebenezer4, Ebenezer3, Erasmus2, Erasmus1) was born on 9 Oct 1830 at New York, NY. She married John Gustave Richard Heckscher, son of Carl Martin Adolph Heckscher and Johanna Barbara Steiger, on 7 May 1857 at New York, NY. She died on 22 May 1907 at Philadelphia, PA, at age 76. She was buried on 25 May 1907 at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.
She and John Gustave Richard Heckscher resided in 1857 at New York, NY. She and John Gustave Richard Heckscher resided in 1869 at 260 S. 18th St., Philadelphia, PA. She and John Gustave Richard Heckscher resided in 1874 at 'Greenwood Farm', Strafford, Chester Co., PA.
John Gustave Richard Heckscher was born on 6 Aug 1822 at Hamburg, Germany. He died on 10 Jul 1901 at Philadelphia, PA, at age 78. He was buried on 13 Jul 1901 at Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA. He was a banker in Germany and France and a coal/steel merchant in America. He resided at Hamburg, Germany. He resided at Paris, France. He immigrated on 18 Apr 1844 to New York, NY; on ship 'St. Nicholas.' He was naturalized on 8 Sep 1851 at Schuykill Co., PA.

Additional Generations



11. Stevens7 Heckscher (Lucretia6 Stevens, John5, Ebenezer4, Ebenezer3, Erasmus2, Erasmus1) married Henrietta Armitt Brown.
22. Lucretia Stevens8 Heckscher (Stevens7, Lucretia6 Stevens, John5, Ebenezer4, Ebenezer3, Erasmus2, Erasmus1) married Joseph Harrison Jr.
48. Henrietta Armitt9 Harrison (Lucretia8 Heckscher, Stevens7, Lucretia6 Stevens, John5, Ebenezer4, Ebenezer3, Erasmus2, Erasmus1) married Julian McIlvaine Marshall.
88. John Randolph10 Marshall (Henrietta9 Harrison, Lucretia8 Heckscher, Stevens7, Lucretia6 Stevens, John5, Ebenezer4, Ebenezer3, Erasmus2, Erasmus1) married Deborah Lynn Reilly.


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11 - Stevens Heckscher
  3 - Ebenezer Stevens

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