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Shubael Stearns
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1683
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: 1760
Franklin County
North Carolina, USA

In about 1714, Shubael removed to Tolland, Conn., of which he was the first Town Clerk. About 1750, with his sons and daughters and their families, he left Tolland on account of ecclesiastical difficulties, and settled near New Bern, N.C. He and his family were Baptists and some of them have exercised a great influence upon the religious sentiments of the South. Their residence in North Carolina was at a place called "Pepper Cotton, " and a pamphlet was published at the time giving an account of the troubles in Tolland, Conn.
Reference Book: "Genealogy and Memoirs of Charles and Nathaniel Stearns, and Their Descendants, " Courier Publishing, 1901 by Mrs. Avis Stearns Van Wagenen, p. 41
Married to Rebecca Lariby.

Family links: 
  Shubael Stearns (1655 - 1734)
  Mary Upton Stearns (1665 - 1755)
  Rebecca Larrabee Stearns (1684 - ____)*
  Shubael Stearns (1706 - 1771)*
  Rebecca Ann Stearns Paulk (1707 - 1775)*
  Sarah Stearns Hatch (1720 - 1805)*
  Martha Stearns Marshall (1726 - 1771)*
  Shubael Stearns (1683 - 1760)
  Ebenezer Stearns (1693 - 1759)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: David Reese
Record added: Jul 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73163471

RIP my 6th g grandfather
- karen parker-galvin
 Added: Apr. 21, 2014
Great-grandfather x6
- Love, Deb
 Added: Mar. 17, 2014
Respects to my 7th Great Grandparents
- J.D.G.
 Added: Aug. 18, 2013
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