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Charles V. Stevens

Charles V. Stevens[1, 2]

Male 1857 - 1921  (64 years)

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  • Name Charles V. Stevens 
    Born 7 Mar 1857  Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1860  Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • CENSUS RECORD
      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
    Residence 1880  Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • CENSUS RECORD
      1880 Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois
      Lewis Stevens, 55 years old, born in Indiana; parents born in Indiana. Farmer
      Arin Stevens, wife, 45 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Virginia
      John Stevens, son, 25 years old, born in Illinois; father born in Indiana; mother born in Illinois. Works on farm. Single
      Charles U. Stevens, son, 24 years old, born in Illinois; father born in Indiana; mother born in Illinois. Farming. Single
      James L. Stevens, son, 19 years old, born in Illinois; father born in Indiana; mother born in Illinois. Works on farm. Attended school within the year
      Nancy E. Stevens, daughter, 16 years old, born in Illinois; father born in Indiana; mother born in Illinois. Attended school within the year
      Leander Stevens, son, 13 years old, born in Illinois; father born in Indiana; mother born in Illinois. Attended school within the year
      Andrew Stevens, son, 7 years old, born in Illinois; father born in Indiana; mother born in Illinois
      James M. Stevens, nephew, 35 years old, born in Illinois; father born in Indiana. Laborer
    Occupation 1880 
    farming 
    Property 31 Mar 1898  Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Charles, as heir of Lewis Stevens, conveyed his interest in part of Lewis' land to Edmond and Jessie Roberts
    • LAND RECORD: Sale of Land
      In 1898, heirs of Lewis Stevens conveyed their interest in a part of Lewis' land to the Roberts:
      31 March 1898 Andrew Stevens; Charles Stevens, and Rose Stevens his wife; Nancy E. Winland, formerly Nancy E. Stevens, and Jacob Winland her husband, children and heirs at law of Lewis Stevens, deceased, in consideration of $50, a parcel of land to Edmond Roberts and Jessie Roberts. Land described as a part of the NE ¼ of the SE ¼ of Section 3, Township 18 N, Range 11 West, 2 PM

      Land description mentions a public road & is the same exact description as that in the deed, 8 March 1897, John, James, Leander to Edmond and Jessie Roberts $50.00

      Andrew, Charles, Nancy all listed as being of Vermilion County

    Property 1 Apr 1898  Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Charles, as heir of Lewis Stevens, conveyed his interest in part of Lewis' land to William Roberts 
    • LAND RECORD: Sale of Land

      1 April 1898 Andrew Stevens; Charles Stevens, and Rose Stevens his wife; Nancy E. Winland, formerly Nancy E. Stevens, and Jacob Winland her husband, children and heirs at law of Lewis Stevens, deceased, in consideration of $50.00, convey their interest in a parcel of land to William Roberts. Land described as being in the NE ¼ of the SE ¼ of Section 3, Township 18n N, Range 11 West, 2 PM

      11 ¾ acres
      Land description mentions a public road and a school house lot, and is more or less the same description as that in the deed, 8 March 1897, John, James, Leander to 0
      Andrew, Charles, Nancy all listed as being of Vermilion County
    Residence 1900  Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • CENSUS RECORD
      1900 Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois
      Charles Stevens, 43 years old, born March 1857 in Illinois; father born in Indiana; mother born in Illinois; married x 13 years; coal miner
      Rosa Stevens, wife, 37 years old, born May 1863 in Illinois; parents born in Tennessee; married x 13 years. Mother of 6 children, 3 living
      Opha Stevens, daughter, 2 years old, born July 1897 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois
      Bennie Cravens, step-son, 16 years old, born July 1884 in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; coal miner; attended school for 3 months
    Occupation 1900 
    coal miner 
    Residence 1910  Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Jenkins Ford Road 
    • CENSUS RECORD
      1910 Georgetown, Vermilion County, Illinois
      Jenkins Ford Road
      Charles Stevens, 53 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Illinois; married x1 for 23 years; coal miner
      Rowena Stevens, wife, 48 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Tennessee; married x2; present marriage 23 years. Mother of 8 children, 5 living
      Opal Stevens, daughter, 13 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Illniois; attended school within the year
      Nina Stevens, daughter, 9 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Illniois; attended school within the year
      Derel Stevens, son, 6 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Illniois; attended school within the year
    Occupation 1910 
    coal miner 
    Residence 1920  Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    G Street 
    • CENSUS RECORD
      1920 Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois
      G Street
      Chas. Stevens, 62 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Illniois; coal miner
      Rowena Stevens, wife, 37 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Illniois
      Opal Stevens, daughter, 22 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Illniois; servant for private family
      Nina Stevens, daughter, 19 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Illniois
      Darrel Stevens, son, 16 years old, born in Illinois; parents born in Illniois; attended school within the year
    Occupation 1920 
    coal miner 
    Died 23 Nov 1921  Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947
      Name: Chas V Stevens
      Birth Date: 7 Mar 1857
      Birth Place: Vermilion Co, Ill
      Death Date: 23 Nov 1921
      Death Place: Danville, Vermilion, Illinois
      Burial Date: 25 Nov 1921
      Burial Place: Sanduskey
      Death Age: 64
      Occupation: Coal Miner
      Race: White
      Marital Status: M
      Gender: Male
      Father Name: Louis Stevens
      Father Birth Place: Ohio
      Mother Name: Eva Nichilson
      Mother Birth Place: Ohio
      FHL Film Number: 1570828
    Buried Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I42  My Family Tree
    Last Modified 18 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 Rowena Lee,   b. 17 May 1863, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1937, Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1887  Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Vermilion County Marriages 1882-1901
      Charley Stevens age 30 son of Lewis & Ary Nicholson Stevens
      Rosa Cravens age 25 daughter of John A. Lee & Jane Shores
      January 15, 1887
    • Illinois State Archives; Illinois Statewide Marriage Index
      STEVENS, CHARLEY
      CRAVENS, ROSE
      1887-01-15
      D 129
      5856
      VERMILION
    Children 
     1. Opal L. Stevens,   b. 27 Jul 1897, Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1982, Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
     2. Nina Stevens,   b. 22 Aug 1900, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1932, Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)  [Birth]
     3. Darrel Stevens,   b. 4 Dec 1903, Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F3165  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. [S7025] 1910 Census of Georgetown Twp, Vermilion County Illinois.
      Charles is listed as head of household with wife Rowena and children Opal, Nina, and Derel.

    2. [S7050] Land Record.
      Vermilion County, Iliois, listing Charles as child and heir at law of Lewis Stevens. Land tracts bakc to that owned by Lewis and Ary Stevens

    3. [S6999] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947.

    4. [S7077] Vermilion County Marriages 1882-1901, P. 272.
      Charley Stevens age 30 sonof Lewis & Ary Nicholson Stevens married Rosa Cravens age 25daughter of John A. Lee & Jane Shores on January 15, 1887


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