John Stewart

Male 1786 - 1826  (39 years)


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  • Name John Stewart  [1
    Born 14 Jun 1786  Frankfort, Herkimer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Apr 1826  Harmony, Chautauqua, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 39 years 
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Lieutenant Lt. William Steward,   b. 13 Feb 1710, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1754, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)  (Great Grandfather) 
    Mercy Coates,   b. 5 Sep 1764, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1813, Busti, Chautauqua, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)  (Mother) 
    Person ID I12455  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Eliphalet Steward,   b. 14 Aug 1759, Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1837, Busti, Chautauqua Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mercy Coates,   b. 5 Sep 1764, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1813, Busti, Chautauqua, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1780 
    Family ID F5059  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Eunice Wilcox,   b. 25 Feb 1787, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1875, Panama, Chautauqua, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 1810  Frankfort, Herkimer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Rhoda L Steward,   b. 13 Mar 1822, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1894  (Age 72 years)  [natural]
     2. Alfred W. Steward,   b. 1825, Harmony, Chautauqua, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1894, Clymer, Chatauqua, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x3. Eliphalet Steward,   b. 22 Feb 1815, Harmony, Chautauqua, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1885, Harmony, Chautauqua, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [natural]
     4. Almira Stewart,   b. 19 Feb 1817, Busti, Chautauqua, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1886, Jamestown, Chautauqua,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [natural]
     5. Cornelia Steward,   b. 11 Jan 1820, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1888, Busti, Chautauqua, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [natural]
     6. Sardius Steward,   b. 29 Oct 1808, Frankfort, Herkimer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1894, Ashville, Chautauqua, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
     7. Betsey Steward,   b. Abt 1822, Jamestown, Chautauqua, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     8. Lucy Steward,   b. 28 Dec 1810, Harmony, Chautauqua, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1895, Panama, Chautauqua, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
     9. Steven W. Stewart,   b. 30 Dec 1812, Harmony, Chautauqua, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1867  (Age 54 years)  [natural]
     10. John Steward,   b. 21 Oct 1806, Frankfort, Herkimer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1885, Harmony, Chautauqua, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [natural]
     11. Alexander Steward,   b. Jan 1819, Busti, Chautauqua, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1819, Busti, Chautauqua, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F4924  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Early History of Chautagua Co.,NY: STEWARD families- Eliphalet Steward b. CT 1759, md Mercy Coates, to Frankfort, Herkimer Co- then to Busti, 1811 where he died 1837. His wife died 1813. 4 ch Lucy md Stepehn Wilcox, John (see below), Anna md Walter Crouch, Betsey md Michael Frank. John Steward Sr., son of Eliphalet- b 1786- md Eunice Wilcox- came with father from Herkimer Co., settled same lot- in 1821 removed his family to Harmony, lot 24. d 1826. Ch. John*, Sardius*, Lucy md Levi Lewis, Stephen W.*, Eliphalet md Clarissa Polley, Almira md Daniel Glidden, Cornelia md Gustavus A. Bentley, Rhoda md Horace Gifford, Alfred W. md 3 times- 1) Minerva Bentley, 2) Julia Hawkins, 3) Cordelia Robinson, Betsey md Henry O. Lakin. John Steward Jr. b Frankfort 1806- came with father to Busti then to Harmony- md 1831 Joanna Glidden. Was early merchat at Panama- Supervisor twon clerk and member of assembly.- 5 ch. The first two twin sons, the last two twin daughters: Francis C. md Melissa Smith had son John Franklin G. md Eunice Knowles- 2 dau Isabella and Orie., Henry C. md Mary Knapp- served Civil War., Mary E. md Oliver Dalrymple to St. Paul, Minn.- had sons Wm. and John, Martha A.- unmarried. Sardius Steward- second son of John Sr.- b Frankfort 1808- md 1832 Rhoda Ward. Both Sardius and his wife were less than average height and it was thought by some they would not be able to care for themselves when they married. They belied these thoughts- Sardius became one of the most prosperous farmers in the area and dealt highly in real estate. His children were: Almira md James H. Polley, William md Helen Barker, Sylvia md Henry B. Loomis, Levantia md James A. Abbott, Andrew md Emma Wemple. Stephen W.- third son of John Sr.- born Busti 1812. His occupation during greater portion of his life was as a farmer. In 1850, he removed to Clymer and opened a mercantile. He removed to Corry, PA where he was president of First National Bank and president of the Oil Creek Railroad. He died Dec. 18, 1867; being one of those killed at the memorable railroad accident near Angola in Erie Co., NY. He md 1) Olive Dexter- had dau. Olive M. md J. Bunday Murray He md 2) Caroline Stevens and William md Emeline S. Murray, Dorlisca md F.E. Mulkie, Dudley d 1868, and Richard P.

  • Sources 
    1. [S545] Ancestry Family Trees, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;), Ancestry Family Tree.