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Roswell Stevens, Jr
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Birth: Jul., 1771
Farmington
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Mar. 8, 1861
Montville
Geauga County
Ohio, USA

Roswell Stevens, Jr. came to Northeastern Ohio in 1799 with Eliphalet Austin, George Beckwith, and three hired men. He had been born in Connecticut and married in Massachusetts to Molly (Polly) King on September 2, 1798.

After his service in the War of 1812, he settled in Montville, Geauga, Ohio. Because of crop failures, he left Montville in 1817 and did not return until 1819, from which time he did not leave.

Stevens was elected Justice of the Peace, township clerk, and was appointed first postmaster (serving from 1823 to 1837).

He is buried in Montville Cemetery. 
 
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 Children:
  Ruel King Stevens (1803 - 1889)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Montville Cemetery
Montville
Geauga County
Ohio, USA
Plot: section 2, lot 90
 
Created by: Jerry Stevens
Record added: Aug 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40716798
Roswell Stevens, Jr
Added by: Jerry Stevens
 
 
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