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Isaac Stearns

Male Bef 1595 - 1671  (> 75 years)


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  • Name Isaac Stearns  [1, 2, 3
    Born Bef 3 Oct 1595  Fordham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Male 
    Alternate birth Bef 1600  [3
    Died 19 Jun 1671  Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I2339  Nielsen Hayden genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2017 

    Father Thomas Sterne,   b. Abt 1555, Raydon, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 28 May 1599, Fordham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Mother Dorothy Plampin,   b. Abt 1555,   d. Feb 1618, Fordham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married Bef 1576  [4
    Family ID F2749  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Barker,   b. Abt 1600, Nayland, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1677, Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Married 20 May 1622  Nayland, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Children 
    +1. Mary Stearns,   b. Bef 6 Jan 1627, Nayland, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1664, Chelmsford, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 37 years)
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2017 21:30:33 
    Family ID F493  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • He was a tailor. "Isaac Stearns came to America in 1630, in the ship Arabella with Gov. Winthrop and Sir Richard Saltonstall. He settled in Watertown, where he was admitted freeman, May 18th, 1631. He was a selectman for several years and in 1647, he and a Mr. William Biscoe or Briscoe, were appointed to arrange for the building of a bridge over the river at Watertown." [The Farwell Family]

      Isaac Stearns and Mary Barker were ancestors of, among others, Clara Barton, Brigham Young, Robert Goddard, Richard Nixon, Orson Scott Card, Forrest J Ackerman, Macmillan CEO John Sargent, and Countess Géraldine Margit Virginia Olga Mária Apponyi de Nagy-Apponyi, Queen Consort to King Zog I of Albania.

  • Sources 
    1. [S93] American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI), compiled by the Godfrey Memorial Library, on Ancestry.com.

    2. [S628] The Ancestry of Eva Belle Kempton 1878-1908, Part IV: The Ancestry of Linda Anna Powers 1839-1879, by Dean Crawford Smith; edited by Melinde Lutz Sanborn. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2000.

    3. [S101] The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1633, Volumes 1-3 and The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England,1634-1635, Volumes 1-7, by Robert Charles Anderson. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1996-2011.

    4. [S212] The Slovak Yankee, by Martin Hollick.

    5. [S933] Fifty Great Migration Colonists of New England and Their Origins by John Brooks Threlfall. Madison, Wisconsin, 1990.