He was one of the carpenters employed in the building of Fort Halifax on the Kennebec.
In 1756 he was a soldier in the Crown Point Expedition.
Phineas Steward, son of Solomon and brother of William Steward, married Anne Ireland, April 22, 1756.
Their six children were: Samuel Bird born in Lunenburg, March I8, 1757:
Anne, born in Lunenburg, Nov 23, 1758; Phineas, born in Lunenburg Oct. 27, 1760: Abraham, born in Lunenburgh, Oct. 15, 1762; Thomas, born in Fitchburg, Feb. 17, 1766; and Martha, born in Fitchburg, June 28, 1772. They removed to Bloomfield about 1776.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Phineas by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree: