Records of John Stevens on Ancestry

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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for John Stevens and the Stevens Family Tree

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the John Stevens Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the John Stevens family tree.

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Some Famous People called John Stevens

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John StevensWikipedia John Bassat Stevens IV (born July 28 1987) is a university student and American classic pop singer and was the sixth-place finalist on the third season of the television series "American Idol".
John L. StevensWikipedia John Leavitt Stevens (August 1, 1820 ? February 8, 1895) was the United States Department of State Minister to the Kingdom of Hawai'i in 1893 when he was accused of conspiring to overthrow Queen Lili'uokalani in association with the Committee of Safety, led by Lorrin A.
John H. StevensWikipedia John Harrington Stevens (June 13, 1820?May 28, 1900) was the first authorized resident on the west bank of the Mississippi River in what would become Minneapolis, Minnesota.
John Calvin StevensWikipedia John Calvin Stevens (October 8, 1855 ? January 25, 1940) was an American architect who designed residences in two divergent styles -- the Shingle Style, of which he was an originator in the 1880s, and Colonial Revival style, which dominated national domestic architecture for the first half of the 20th century.
John Robert StevensWikipedia John Robert Stevens (August 7, 1919?June 4, 1983) founded The Living Word Fellowship in the 1950s and was the movement's leader until his death.
John Cox StevensWikipedia John Cox Stevens (September 24, 1785 - June 13, 1857) is best known for founding and serving as the first Commodore of the New York Yacht Club as well as being a member of the "America" syndicate which won the first America's Cup trophy in 1851.