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"STEVENSON, 'son of STEVEN,' q.v. Nichol filz Steven, chaplain of Scotland, had license to take shipping at London or Dovorre at pleasure in 1372 (Bain, m, 198). John Steywynson was one of the surveyors of the marches of Woodwrae in 1388 (Bamff, p. 22), John Stevenson was merchant in Aberdeen in 1454 (Bain, TV, 1265), and common councillor, 1477 (Guildrij, p. 189), and Duncan Stewinson was witness in Brechin in 1479 (REB., i, 202). Henry Stevinsoun in Brechin in 1505 appears in the following year as Henry Steynson (ibid., n, 149, 150). John Stevenson, last Roman Catholic precentor of the metropolitan church of Glasgow in 1548 spelled his name Steinstoune (Biggar, p. 197). Thomas Steuynesone had sasine of land in Glasgow in 1550 ( (Protocols, i), Andro Steiuinsoun was treasurer of Edinburgh in 1580 (MCM., i, p. 288), and Quostantyne Steynstoune was burgess freeman of Glasgow in 1594 (Burgesses). Bryce Stinstone appears in Irvine, 1686 (Irvine, n, p. 310). Steinstoune 1613, Steivinson 1685, Steuinsoun 1573, Stevensone 1557, Stevingstoun 1569, Stevinsone 1507, Stevinstine 1684, Stevisone 1663, Stevynesone and Stevynsoune 1550, Stewinsone 1506, Stewinsoune 1583, Stewinstoun 1625, Stewynsone 1550, Stewynsounne 1577, Sthevinson 1493, Sthevinsone 1503, Stivinson 1686; Stevinstoun, Steavensone, Stevenstoune, Stivenson, Stivensone, Stivenstoune. "(The surnames of Scotland. George Fraser Black, 1866-1948)
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|Robert Louis Stevenson||Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson (13 November 1850 ? 3 December 1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist and travel writer.|
|Adlai Stevenson||Adlai Ewing Stevenson II (February 5, 1900 July 14, 1965) was an American politician, noted for his intellectual demeanor, eloquent oratory, and promotion of liberal causes in the Democratic Party.|
|Bill Stevenson||John William "Bill" Stevenson (born September 10, 1963) is an American musician and record producer.|
|George Stevenson||George William Stevenson (born 30 August 1938) is a Labour Party politician in the United Kingdom.|
|Richard Stevenson||Richard Stevenson is a Canadian poet who lives in Lethbridge, Alberta.|
|Stewart Stevenson||Stewart Stevenson (James Alexander Stewart Stevenson, "Gaelic: Seamus Alasdair Sti?bhart MacSteafain") (born 1946) is a Scottish politician who became a member of the Scottish Parliament in 2001.|
|Robert Stevenson||Robert Stevenson (8 June 1772?12 July 1850) was a Scottish civil engineer and famed designer and builder of lighthouses.|
|Struan Stevenson||Struan Stevenson (born 4 April 1948 in Ballantrae) is a Scottish politician.|
|Coke R. Stevenson||Coke Robert Stevenson (March 20, 1888 June 28, 1975) was Governor of Texas from 1941 to 1947.|
|Parker Stevenson||Parker Stevenson (born Richard Stevenson Parker on June 4, 1952 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American television actor.|
|Charles Alexander Stevenson||Charles Alexander Stevenson (1855, Edinburgh ? 1950) was a Scottish lighthouse engineer who built twenty three lighthouses in and around Scotland.|
|Robert Stevenson||Robert Stevenson (31 March 1905, Buxton, Derbyshire ? 30 April 1986) was an English film writer and director.|
|McLean Stevenson||Edgar McLean Stevenson, Jr.|
|Juliet Stevenson||Juliet Anne Virginia Stevenson CBE (born 30 October 1956) is an English actress of stage and screen.|
|Ronald Stevenson||Ronald Stevenson (born March 6, 1928 in Blackburn, Lancashire) is a British composer, pianist, and writer about music.|
|Toby Stevenson||Toby "Crash" Stevenson (born November 19, 1976 in Odessa, Texas) is an Olympic class pole vaulter from the United States.|
|Cynthia Stevenson||Cynthia C.|
|William E. Stevenson||William Erskine Stevenson (March 18, 1820 November 29, 1883) was an American cabinet-maker, farmer, and Republican politician from Parkersburg, West Virginia.|
|DeShawn Stevenson||DeShawn Stevenson (born April 3, 1981 in Fresno, California) is a American professional basketball player currently with the Washington Wizards of the NBA.|
|Margaret Stevenson||Margaret Stevenson (c.|
|John Stevenson||John Stevenson (August 12, 1812 ? April 1, 1884) was the first Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 1867 to 1871 and served as Conservative MPP for Lennox.|
|Ray Stevenson||George Raymond "Ray" Stevenson (born 25 May 1964) is a British film and television actor.|
|John H. Stevenson||John H.|
|John W. Stevenson||John White Stevenson (May 4 1812 August 10 1886) was a U.|
|Grant Stevenson||Grant Thomas Stevenson (born October 15,1981 in Spruce Grove, Alberta) is a professional ice hockey player, currently playing for the Kloten Flyers in the Swiss National League A.|
|Jeremy Stevenson||Jeremy Stevenson (born July 28, 1974 in San Bernardino, California) is a retired professional ice hockey left winger who last played for the Kalamazoo Wings of the International Hockey League.|
|Miriam Stevenson||Miriam Jacqueline Stevenson, of Winnsboro, South Carolina, won the Miss USA pageant as Miss South Carolina USA in 1954.|
|Graham Stevenson||Graham Barry Stevenson (born December 16, 1955, Ackworth, near Pontefract, Yorkshire) is a former English cricketer who played in 2 Tests and 4 ODIs from 1980 to 1981.|
|Turner Stevenson||Turner Stevenson (born May 18, 1972, in Prince George, British Columbia, Canada) is a retired professional ice hockey player.|
|Robert Stevenson||Robert "Bob" Stevenson (b: Barrhead, Scotland, 1869.|
|Frances Stevenson||Frances Stevenson, Countess Lloyd-George of Dwyfor, CBE (7 October 1888 ? 5 December 1972) was the mistress, personal secretary, confidante and second wife of British Prime Minister David Lloyd George.|
|Dan Stevenson||Dan Whitney Stevenson (born October 4, 1982 in) is an American football offensive lineman for the Houston Texans of the National Football League.|
|Flora Stevenson||Flora Clift Stevenson (30 October 1839 ? 28 September 1905) was a Scottish social reformer with a special interest in education for poor or neglected children, and in education for girls.|
|Louisa Stevenson||Louisa Stevenson (15 July 1835?1908) was a Scottish campaigner for women's university education, women's suffrage and effective, well-organised nursing.|
|Matilda Coxe Stevenson||Matilda Coxe Stevenson ("n?e" Evans) (1855-1915) was an American ethnologist, born at San Augustine, Tex.|
|J. J. Stevenson||John James Stevenson (1831?1908), often referred to as J.|
|Sara Yorke Stevenson||Sara Yorke Stevenson ("Mrs.|
|William H. Stevenson||William Henry Stevenson (September 17, 1891-March 19, 1978) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Wisconsin for the years 1941-1949, he served as a Republican.|
|Carter L. Stevenson||Carter Littlepage Stevenson, Jr.|
|Kenneth William Stevenson||Kenneth William Stevenson is the eighth Church of England Bishop of Portsmouth.|
|Willie Stevenson||William 'Willie' Stevenson (born 26 October 1939) was a professional footballer.|
|Alice Stevenson||Alice Stevenson (10 July 1861 ? 18 August 1973) was born at Piccadilly, England and became a British supercentenarian.|
|B. W. Stevenson||B.|
|Jamie Stevenson||Jamie Stevenson (born 13 July 1984 in Glasgow) is a Scottish footballer.|
|Thomas Stevenson||Thomas Stevenson (1838 - 1908) was well-known toxicologist and forensic chemist.|
|Robby Stevenson||Robby Stevenson (born February 7, 1976 in Bradenton, Florida) was an American football punter and placekicker.|
|Santiago Stevenson||Santiago Jos? Stevenson Ort?z (October 17, 1928; June 3, 2007) was born in Panama City, Panama.|
|James S. Stevenson||James S.|
|Lewis Stevenson||Lewis Stevenson (born 5 January 1988 in Kirkcaldy) is a Scottish professional association football player who plays for in the Scottish Premier League.|
|Nigel Stevenson||Nigel Charles Ashley Stevenson (born 2 November, 1958 in Swansea) is a former Wales international footballer.|
|Rick Stevenson||Rick Stevenson is a writer, director, and producer from Seattle, Washington.|
|Alex Stevenson||Alexander Ernest Stevenson (August 9 1912 Dublin, Ireland ? 1985) was an Irish footballer who played for Bootle F.|
|Jarod Stevenson||Jarod Cameron Stevenson (born December 1, 1975 in Seoul, South Korea) is an American professional basketball player.|
|Venetia Stevenson||Venetia Stevenson (born March 10, 1938), born Joanna Venetia Invicta Stevenson in London, is a motion picture actress.|
|Job E. Stevenson||Job Evans Stevenson (February 10, 1832 - July 24, 1922) was a U.|
|Bill Stevenson||Bill Stevenson (June 4, 1951 in High Prairie, Alberta ? March 19, 2007 in Edmonton, Alberta) is a former professional Canadian football player with the Canadian Football League's Edmonton Eskimos.|
|Malcolm Stevenson||Sir Malcolm Stevenson KCMG (15 March 1878?27 November 1927) was a British colonial administrator.|
|William Stevenson||Sir William Stevenson (1530 - 1575) was an English poet, and presumed playwright of the early English language comedy "Gammer Gurton's Needle".|
|Byron Stevenson||Byron Stevenson (born September 7 1956, Llanelli ? died September 6 2007) was a Welsh international footballer.|
|Shayne Stevenson||Shayne "Ledgey" Stevenson (born October 26, 1970, in Aurora, Ontario) is a former professional ice hockey centre.|
|Dominique Stevenson||Antone Dominique Stevenson (born December 28, 1977 in Gaffney, South Carolina) is a former American football linebacker in the National Football League for the Buffalo Bills and Washington Redskins.|
|Bryan Stevenson||Bryan A.|
|Joseph Stevenson||Joseph Stevenson (November 27, 1806, in Berwick-on-Tweed - February 8, 1895, in London) was an English Catholic archivist.|
|Hayden Stevenson||Hayden Stevenson (2 July, 1877 ? 31 January, 1952) was an American film actor.|
|Morris Stevenson||Morris Stevenson (born April 16, 1943) is a Scottish former footballer who played as a forward.|
|John Stevenson||Major John Stevenson MBE DCM (February 24, 1918?February 25, 2002) was a Company Sergeant Major in the British 6th Airborne Division who was awarded the DCM for personal gallantry and leadership during Operation Varsity; the Air Assault landing over the Rhine on 24 March, 1945.|
|Tom Stevenson||Tom Stevenson (born 1951) is a British author who has been writing about wine for more than 30 years.|
|David Stevenson||Vice Admiral Sir Hugh David Stevenson AC, KBE, RAN (24 August 1918 ? 26 October 1998) was an officer of the Royal Australian Navy, eventually serving as its Chief.|
|Gary E. Stevenson||Gary Evan Stevenson (born August 5, 1955) has been a general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) since April 2008.|
|Adonis Stevenson||Adonis Stevenson (born 22 September 1977) is a Canadian boxer who was born in Haiti, who goes by the nickname "Superman".|
|Perry Stevenson||Perry George Stevenson (born January 23, 1987 in Lafayette, Louisiana) is currently a Senior power forward for the University of Kentucky men's basketball team.|
|Sarah Stevenson||Sarah Diana Stevenson (born March 30, 1983, Doncaster) is a British Taekwondo athlete from Bentley near Doncaster, England.|
|Don Stevenson||Don Stevenson (b.|
|Dick Stevenson||Richard R.|
|Ernie Stevenson||Ernest "Ernie" Stevenson (born 28 December 1923 in Rotherham, died 1970) was a former English professional footballer.|
|Clare Stevenson||Clare Grant Stevenson AM, MBE (18 July 1903 ? 22 October 1988) was the inaugural Director of the Women's Auxiliary Australian Air Force (WAAAF).|
|Montey Stevenson||Montey Stevenson (born April 8, 1985 in) is a professional Canadian and Arena football defensive tackle who is currently a free agent.|
|Doug Stevenson||Doug Stevenson (born April 6, 1924 in Regina, Saskatchewan ? died 1975) was a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender who played eight games in the National Hockey League: four with the New York Rangers and four with the Chicago Black Hawks.|
|John Dunlap Stevenson||John D.|
|Connor Stevenson||Connor Stevenson (born 23 August 1992 in Bellshill) is a Scottish football midfielder currently playing for Clyde.|
|Sarah Clotworthy Stevenson||Sarah Clotworthy Stevenson (1824-1885) was the wife of former Governor of West Virginia William E.|
|Jim Stevenson||Jim Stevenson (born 1935 in Falkirk died 2 March 2009 in Mitcheldean Gloucestershire) was an Scottish footballer who played for Dundee, Dunfermline Athletic and Cheltenham Town.|
|John Stevenson||John James Stevenson (May 11, 1873 - September 21, 1956) was a Saskatchewan politician and Canadian Senator.|
|Edwin Stevenson||Edwin Stevenson (born 1891 in Nantwich, Cheshire, England) was a footballer who played in the Football League for Stoke.|
|Alan Stevenson||Alan Stevenson (born 6 November 1950) is an English former professional association footballer who played as a goalkeeper.|