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Francis Marion Stevens

Francis Marion Stevens[1]

Male 1853 - 1936  (83 years)

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  • Name Francis Marion Stevens 
    Born 14 Apr 1853  Grape Creek, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1855  Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • CENSUS RECORD
      1855 Illinois State Census
      Georgetown Township, Vermilion County
      Lewis Stephens
      Males: 3 under the age of 10; 1 age 20-30; 1 age 30-40
      Females: 1 age 20-30
      Value of live stock: 230
      Pounds of wool: 35
      Francis would be one of the males under the age of 10; John and Frank would be the others
    Residence 1860  Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1860 Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois
      Louis Stevens, 39 years old, born in Indiana. Farmer. Value of real estate: 800; value of personal estate: 300
      Mary Stevens, 35 years old, born in Ohio
      John Stevens, 11 years old, born in Ohio
      David Stevens, 8 years old, born in Illinois
      Francis Stevens, 5 years old, born in Illinois
      Charles Stevens, 3 years old, born in Illinois
      James Stevens, 1/12 month old, born in Illinois
    Residence 1870  Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • CENSUS RECORD
      1870 Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois
      Lewis Stephens, 45 years old, born in Indiana. Farmer. Value of real estate: 800; value of personal estate: 400. Cannot write
      Ary Stephens, 42 years old, born in Ohio. Cannot write
      John Stephens, 21 years old, born in Illinois. Farm laborer
      Frank Stephens, 19 years old, born in Illinois. Farm laborer. Cannot write
      Marion Stephens, 15 years old, born in Illinois. Farm laborer. Attended school within the year. Cannot write
      Charles Stephens, 13 years old, born in Illinois. Farm laborer. Attended school within the year. Cannot write
      Jas Stephens, 11 years old, born in Illinois. Farm laborer. Attended school within the year.
      Nancy Stephens, 7 years old, born in Illinois. Attended school within the year
      Leander Stephens, 4 years old, born in Illinois
    Occupation 1870 
    farm laborer 
    Residence 1900  Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • CENSUS RECORD
      1900 Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois
      Frances Stevens, 46 years old, born April 1854 in Illinois; father born in Indiana; mother born in Ohio; Married for 19 years. Coal miner
      Mary E. Stevens, wife, 45 years old, born December 1854 in Illinois; father born in Kentucky; mother born in West Virginia; married for 19 years. Mother of 6 children, 5 living
      Lola Stevens, daughter, 16 years old, born April 1884 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois
      Leroy Stevens, son, 13 years old, born October 1886 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois. Attended school for 3 months in the past year
      Reginald Stevens, son, 10 years old, born March 1890 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois. Attended school for 3 months in the past year
    Occupation 1900 
    coal miner 
    Residence 1910  Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    199 N. Collett 
    • CENSUS RECORD
      1910 Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois
      199 N. Collett
      Frances M. Stevens, 56 years old, born in Illinois; father born in Ohio; mother born in Pennsylvania. Married for 30 years; coal miner
      Mary E. Stevens, wife, 56 years old, born in Illinois; father born in Virginia; mother born in Illinois; married for 30 years. Mother of 4 children, 3 living
      Reginald Stevens, son, 20 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; coal miner
    Occupation 1910 
    coal miner 
    Residence 1920  Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • CENSUS RECORD
      1920 Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois
      Marion Stevens, 66 years old, born in Illinois; father born in Kentucky; mother born in Virginia. Laborer for railroad
      Mary E. Stevens, wife, 66 years old, born in Illinois; father born in Kentucky; mother born in West Virginia
      Reggie Stevens, son, 29 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; inspector for railroad
      Lawrence Stevens, grandson, 7 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; attended school within the year
    Occupation 1920 
    laborer for railroad 
    Died 17 Jul 1936  Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947
      Name: Francis Marian Stevens
      Birth Date: 14 Apr 1853
      Birth Place: Grape Creek, Ills
      Death Date: 17 Jul 1936
      Death Place: Danville, Vermilion, Illinois
      Burial Date: 19 Jul 1936
      Burial Place: Westville, Vermilion, Ills
      Cemetery Name: Rock
      Death Age: 83
      Occupation: Coal Miner Retired
      Race: White
      Marital Status: W
      Gender: Male
      Street Address: 444 E Van Buren
      Residence: Danville, Vermilion, Ills
      Father Name: Lewis Stevens
      Father Birth Place: Ohio
      Mother Name: Eva Nicholason
      Mother Birth Place: Ohio
      Spouse Name: Mary
      FHL Film Number: 1766167
    Buried Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Francis M. Stevens
    Francis M. Stevens
    at Bock Cemetery
    Person ID I41  My Family Tree
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2018 

    Father Lewis Stevens,   b. 1825, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1890  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ary Nicholson,   b. Mar 1828, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1911, Kellyville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 18 Jan 1844  Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • married by William Shuts, JP
    Lewis Stevens and Ary Nicholson Marriage Record
    Marriage Record: Lewis Stevens - Ary Nicholson
    Lewis Stevens & Ary Nicholson Marriage
    Lewis Stevens & Ary Nicholson Marriage
    Lewis Stevens & Ary Nicholson Marriage
    Photos
    Ary Nicholson and Children
    Ary Nicholson and Children
    We think the children may be in order, with John sitting next to Ary, and then in the back row, from left to right: Francis Marian, Charles, James Lewis, Nancy, Leander, and Andrew. We presume the man in the portrait is either Lewis or son Frank.
    Family ID F10  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary E. Hensley,   b. 23 Dec 1852, Westville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1929, Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1880  Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Lola Stevens,   b. 18 Apr 1882, Grape Creek, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1967  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
    +2. LeRoy Stevens,   b. 21 Oct 1889, Grape Creek, Vermillion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1960, Crawfordsville, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Reginald Stevens,   b. 29 Mar 1890, Grape Creek, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1979, Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F2790  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Ary Nicholson and Children
    Ary Nicholson and Children
    We think the children may be in order, with John sitting next to Ary, and then in the back row, from left to right: Francis Marian, Charles, James Lewis, Nancy, Leander, and Andrew. We presume the man in the portrait is either Lewis or son Frank.

  • Sources 
    1. [S6498] Pape Mortuary Database.
      Database gives Francis' birth and death dates as well as place of burial and lists his wife as Mary.

    2. [S6504] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947.


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