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Stearns Witt DeWitt
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Birth: Dec. 22, 1787
Death: Nov. 29, 1848

Stearns was the son of Benjamin Witt (1750-1818) and Olivia Campbell Witt (1767-1848). In some records his name was spelled Sternes.

On Jun 12 1829, he and several brothers changed their last name to DeWitt.
Court documents have been found that approved the name change along with his brothers Alexander C Witt of Oxford, Hollis Witt of Leicester, and Archibald Witt to DeWitt
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Benjamin Witt (1750 - 1818)
  Olivia Campbell Bacon (1767 - 1848)
 
 Spouse:
  Hannah Butler DeWitt (1791 - 1867)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Butler Witt DeWitt Freeland (1817 - 1901)*
  Elizabeth DeWitt (1820 - 1856)*
 
 Siblings:
  Stearns Witt DeWitt (1787 - 1848)
  Sophia DeWitt Earl (1789 - 1885)*
  Polly Witt Thompson (1791 - 1863)*
  Hollis Witt DeWitt (1792 - 1853)*
  Archibald C Witt DeWitt (1794 - 1859)*
  Susan Witt Harris (1796 - 1831)*
  Alexander DeWitt (1798 - 1879)**
  Nancy Witt Smith (1800 - 1830)*
  Nancy Witt Smith (1800 - 1830)*
  Elizabeth S.C. Witt Bacon (1803 - 1883)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Spouse: Hannah Butler DeWitt.
 
Burial:
South Cemetery
Oxford
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: D DeWitt
Originally Created by: Karen
Record added: Jul 15, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9104724
Stearns <i>Witt</i> DeWitt
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Stearns <i>Witt</i> DeWitt
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Stearns <i>Witt</i> DeWitt
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Rest in peace.
- Karen O.
 Added: Jul. 17, 2004
 
 
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