Mar. 5, 1826 Tewksbury Middlesex County Massachusetts, USA
Apr. 3, 1905 Springfield Hampden County Massachusetts, USA
Maria was the daughter of John and Annah Kittredge Chandler of Tewksbury, Mass. She married Hiram Ambrose Stevens in 1847 and they had seven children. After she was widowed, she lived with her daughter in Springfield, Mass.
Obituary Springfield Morning Union April 4, 1905
"Mrs. Maria Frances Stevens, 79 years old, widow of Hiram A. Stevens, died in her home at 109 Buckingham street yesterday morning. Mrs. Stevens was born in Tewksbury and was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John F. Chandler. The funeral services will be held in the home tomorrow afternoon at 4 o'clock. The body will be taken to Boston, Thursday morning at 9:10 o'clock, and burial will be in Mt. Auburn cemetery."