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James Knox Polk Stephens
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Birth: May 8, 1845
Clay County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 26, 1922
Lewis
Vigo County
Indiana, USA



James Knox Polk Stephens and Margaret Frances Craft were married May 17, 1866, Clay county, Indiana.

To this union ten children were born: Nancy Elizabeth, Jacob, Lola, Thaddeus, Patrick, Maude, May, Ida, Sherman and Ethel Stephens.

Co. M 6th Ind. Cav. (On back on stone)

OBITUARY
JAMES K. P. STEPHENS
Special to The Terre Haute Star, Saturday, January 28, 1922, Page 2

James K. P. Stephens, 76 years old, adjutant of General Cruft post No. 284, department of Indiana, G. A. R., died suddenly at his home near Lewis Friday.
He is survived by the widow, Margaret F. Stephens: three sons, Thad and Pat, of Lewis and Sherman, of Terre Haute, and four daughters, Mrs. Maude Brush, of Lewis: Mrs. May Reische, of Carpenter, N. D.; Mrs. Bettie Gale, of Anderson, Ind., and Miss Ethel, at home.
Mr. Stephens enlisted in M company, 6th Indiana cavalry, in March, 1863, and participated in many battles and skirmishes. He was with General Sherman on his march to the sea. He was mustered out at Murfreesboro, Tenn., Sept. 27, 1865
The funeral of James K. P. Stephens, who died Thursday, will be held at 1 o'clock Monday afternoon at the home. Burial will be in the Stephens cemetery.



 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Stephens (1794 - 1859)
  Welthey Beaman Stephens (1810 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Frances Craft Stephens (1846 - 1928)
 
 Children:
  Nancy Elizabeth Stephens Stwalley-Gale (1867 - 1950)*
  Thaddeus A Stephens (1872 - 1946)*
  Patrick Stephens (1873 - 1955)*
  Maude Stephens Brush (1875 - 1962)*
  May Stephens Riesche (1876 - 1961)*
  Ida Stephens (1881 - 1981)*
  Sherman Stephens (1882 - 1967)*
  Ethel B. Stephens (1884 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mahala Jane Stevens Beaman (1819 - 1873)**
  Lock Stevens (1821 - 1907)**
  Reuben Stevens (1821 - 1882)**
  Mary Alice Stevens Crouse (1824 - 1901)**
  Rebecca Stephens Francis (1825 - 1843)**
  Elijah Stephens (1830 - 1908)*
  Laborn J Stephens (1831 - 1891)*
  Jane Stephens (1833 - 1852)*
  Malinda Ellen Stephens Bolman (1843 - 1888)*
  James Knox Polk Stephens (1845 - 1922)
  Jacob E. Stevens (1849 - 1900)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Stephens Cemetery
Lewis
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Clarice Courneya
Originally Created by: Vada L. Long
Record added: Mar 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25494734
James Knox Polk Stephens
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James Knox Polk Stephens
Added by: Clarice Courneya
 
James Knox Polk Stephens
Added by: Vada L. Long
 
 
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- JARROTT P. COX
 Added: Mar. 14, 2015

-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 29, 2012
 
 
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