According to Becky Syphers family tradition holds that Fanny's maiden name was Hobbs. We get "Stearns" or "Sternes" from the marriage record in the town of Andover, NH. There was a Hobbs family living near the Bartletts in the 1870 census.
So far, I have found 3 New Hampshire death records on FamilySearch.org that relate to Fanny. Her own has no maiden name for her. The one for her son Sylvanus has "Fanny H. Hobbs". The third for her daughter Joanna Webster has "Fanny Stevens" and her birth place as Plainfield, NH. Nally-4 07:11, 15 March 2011 (EDT)
"New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL81-T8W : 12 December 2014), Jeremiah Bartlett and Fanny Sternes, 08 Feb 1818; citing , , New Hampshire, Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord; FHL microfilm 1,000,969.
"Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N4Q4-2RW : 17 February 2016), Jeremiah Bartlett in entry for Sylvester W. Bartlett and Maria E. Kimball, 15 Feb 1852; citing , Amesbury, Massachusetts, United States, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 1,432,877.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Fanny by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Fanny: