Rev. Ebenezer STEARNS

Male 1711 -


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  • Name Ebenezer STEARNS  [1
    • Rev. Ebenezer Stearns, bapt. July 8, 1711, in Lexington, Mass., son of Isaac and Elizabeth (Stone) Stearns; a Baptist minister, of Stoughton, Mass. He md. (1) Sept. 19, 1734, Thankful Clapp, of Walpole, Mass.; md. (2) Aug. 12, 1762, Jane Phillips, of Easton. In 1734, he lived and owned real estate in Walpole, Mass.; later he was pastor of the Baptist church in Stoughton; in 1750, he was living i Douglas, Mass.; in 1761, he removed to Easton and, in 1762, was settled over the Baptist church there; about 1769, removed to Maine and settled on Sheepscot River, afterwards, at Whitefield, Maine, where he died. Record of Thankful (Clapp) Stearn's death read as follows: "My aged and honored mother deceased, May ye 22nd, 1761." [1]
    Prefix Rev. 
    Christened 8 Jul 1711  Lexington, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Whitefield, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I101448  Main Tree
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2020 

    Father Isaac STEARNS,   b. 26 Aug 1665, Cambridge Farms (now Lexington) Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Apr 1741, Stoughton, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Elizabeth STONE,   b. 09 Oct 1670, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Abt 1696  [1, 2
    Family ID F42084  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Thankful CLAPP,   b. of Walpole, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1761 
    Married 19 Sep 1734  [1
    Children 
    +1. Eliphalet STEARNS,   b. 19 Aug 1736,   d. 3 Apr 1803  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F101  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jane PHILLIPS,   b. of Easton, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 12 Aug 1762  [1
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F121  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S12083] Genealogy and Memoirs of Isaac Stearns and His Descendants, Mrs. Avis Stearns Van Wagenen.

    2. [S2562] Simon Stone Genealogy Ancestry and Descendants of Deacon Simon Stone of Watertown, Mass. 1320-1926, J. Gardner Bartlett.