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Elijah Stearns
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Birth: Jul. 4, 1806
Death: Jun. 28, 1881

Elijah Stearns II was born in Dover, Windham, Vermont and was the son of Elijah Stearns I and Lucretia Johnson Stearns. Elijah Stearns I traveled to the newly opening Ohio territory and purchased 1000 acres in Olmsted, Cuyahoga, Ohio. The acreage was divided among the 6 sons of the Stearns family and the sons all moved from Vermont to Ohio. Elijah II and his brothers settled their farms and established their families along Butternut Ridge. Elijah married Welthy Usher. After she passed away, he married a second time to Hannah Mattison. 
 
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 Parents:
  Elijah Stearns (____ - 1822)
  Lucretia Johnson Stearns (____ - 1817)
 
 Spouses:
  Welthy Usher Stearns (1810 - 1851)*
  Hanna Stearns (1836 - 1877)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Stearns Romp (1832 - 1864)*
  Usher Stearns (1834 - 1861)*
  Asher Stearns (1837 - 1922)*
  Loring Stearns (1838 - 1863)*
  Orfila Stearns (1840 - 1921)*
  Elijah Stearns (1842 - 1922)*
  Cassius M. Stearns (1844 - 1924)*
  William Stearns (1848 - 1861)*
  Myron Aquilla Stearns (1857 - 1922)*
  Byron Stearns (1859 - 1864)*
  Infants Stearns (1861 - 1861)*
 
 Siblings:
  Vespasian Stearns (1793 - 1862)*
  David Johnson Stearns (1793 - 1883)*
  Elliott Stearns (1803 - 1860)*
  Elijah Stearns (1806 - 1881)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Butternut Ridge Cemetery
North Olmsted
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
 
Maintained by: Barbara Hanno
Originally Created by: Joyce
Record added: Jun 21, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7602990
Elijah Stearns
Added by: Barbara Hanno
 
Elijah Stearns
Added by: Barbara Hanno
 
Elijah Stearns
Added by: Barbara Hanno
 
 
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