William Steward

Male 1752 - 1843  (90 years)


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  • Name William Steward  [1
    Born 16 Mar 1752  Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Jan 1843  Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 90 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)  (Grandfather) 
    Elizabeth Fellows,   b. 14 Sep 1685, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1790, Plainfield, Windham, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 104 years)  (Grandmother) 
    Person ID I13720  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors William Stewart,   b. 26 Dec 1714, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1759, North Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Elizabeth Stevens,   b. 15 Aug 1723, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1770, North Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    Other Partners: Joseph Palmer  m. 4 Dec 1740 or 1766  
    Relationship natural 
    Married 4 Dec 1740  Stonington, New London Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F4932  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Coates,   b. 15 Jun 1749, Lebanon,New London,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Anna Stewart,   b. 24 Sep 1777  [natural]
     2. John Steward,   b. 1782  [natural]
    Married: 1x3. William Alanson Steward,   b. 10 May 1775, Stonington,New London,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1857, St.Johnsville,Montgomery Co,New York,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
     4. Mary Steward  [natural]
     5. Anstress Steward  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F4352  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • William Stewart (William, William), born Mar 16, 1752, in Stonington, Conn., married (1) Sep 25, 1774, Anna Coates, by whom he had five children. He was a soldier in the Revolution. He was a master mechanic, building grist mills and sawmills. He married (2) Oct 31, 1802, Amanda Darrow, in North Stonington. He died Jan 23, 1843, in his 92nd year, and his tombstone on Stewart Hill adds "An ancient pillar of our land has fallen by the Almighty hand".

  • 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.

    2. [S667] Early Connecticut Marriages, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;;).