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Stephen was born in 1811. He passed away in 1894.
Born in Sullivan, Pennsylvania (or possibly New York). Married to Sophia Parker, daughter of Orin Parker and Lavina Farnsworth in 1839 in Plainfield, Will, Illinois. Stephen traveled west to California as a 49er in hopes of becoming rich off the gold fields. He was the owner of the Sherwood Mine in the New River Mining District of NW Trinity County, California. He died in Trinity, California in 1894. He is buried in the White Rock City Cemetery in Trinity Alps, Trinity, California. Stephen and Sophia had six children: Oren, Elizabeth, Will, Wellington, Dan and John. Sophia died a couple weeks after John was born. Stephen married Elizabeth Denick eight months later. In 1853 he married Maria Hubbell after Elizabeth died