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STEVENS (Soundex S315) — See also CASSTEVENS, ESTEVE, ESTEVEZ, EVENS, SANTISTEVEN, STEBENS, STEVE, STEVEDORE, STEVEN, STEVENOT, STEVENSON, STEVER, STEVES, STEVETTA.

  Stevens, S. B. — of California. Member of California state assembly 19th District, 1855-56. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, S. L. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, S. L. — of Nekoosa, Wood County, Wis. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, S. R. — of Stanton, Montcalm County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, Sally A. — of La Habra, Orange County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Stevens, Sally Carol (born c.1954) — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. Born about 1954. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Stevens, Samuel, Jr. (1778-1860) — of Maryland. Born in Talbot County, Md., July 13, 1778. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1807-13, 1817, 1819-20; served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; Governor of Maryland, 1822-26. Episcopalian. Died near Trappe, Talbot County, Md., February 7, 1860 (age 81 years, 209 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Talbot County, Md.; reinterment at Spring Hill Cemetery, Easton, Md.
  Relatives: Son of John Stevens and Elizabeth (Connoly) Stevens; married to Eliza May.
  Stevens, Samuel — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County, 1825, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, Samuel — of Albany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, Samuel — Democrat. Gold Democratic candidate for Ohio treasurer of state, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, Samuel H. — of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. Republican. Postmaster at Muskegon, Mich., 1891-95. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, Samuel J. — of Glastonbury, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Glastonbury, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, Samuel L. — of Danbury, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Danbury; elected 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, Samuel R. — of Laredo, Webb County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Laredo, Tex., 1866-68. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, Sandra — Green. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 14th District, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Stevens, Shawn See D. Shawn Stevens
  Stevens, Solon Whithed (b. 1836) — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass.; Winchester, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., August 1, 1836. Republican. Organist; lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1885-86. Episcopalian. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Solon Stevens and Harriet (Whithed) Stevens; married, October 12, 1870, to Mary Price Savory.
  Stevens, Sophie — of Yankton, Yankton County, S.Dak. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Stevens, Stoddard — of Delaware County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Delaware County, 1833. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, Ted See Theodore Fulton Stevens
Thaddeus Stevens Stevens, Thaddeus (1792-1868) — of Gettysburg, Adams County, Pa.; Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pa. Born in Danville, Caledonia County, Vt., April 4, 1792. Republican. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1833-35, 1837, 1841; delegate to Pennsylvania state constitutional convention, 1838; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania, 1849-53, 1859-68 (8th District 1849-53, 9th District 1859-68); died in office 1868; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1856 (speaker), 1860. Died in Washington, D.C., August 11, 1868 (age 76 years, 129 days). Interment at Shreiner-Concord Cemetery, Lancaster, Pa.; cenotaph at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of Joshua Stevens (1774-1814) and Sarah 'Sally' (Morrill) Stevens (1774-1852); married to Lydia Hamilton Smith (1816-1884); fourth cousin once removed of Charles Rowell (1785-1867).
  Political families: Sargent-Arnold-Pike-Davis family of New Hampshire; Eastman-Webster-Rowell family; Sargent-Webster-Rowell family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  The Thaddeus Stevens Post Office Building, in Danville, Vermont, is named for him.
  Epitaph: "I repose in this quiet and secluded spot / not from any natural preference for solitude / but, finding other cemeteries limited as to race / by charter rules / I have chosen this, that I might illustrate / in my death / the principles which I advocated / through a long life / EQUALITY OF MAN BEFORE HIS CREATOR."
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Books about Thaddeus Stevens: Charles W. Boyd, Your Legacy from Thaddeus Stevens : Republican of the First Kind — Richard B. Cheney & Lynne V. Cheney, Kings Of The Hill : How Nine Powerful Men Changed The Course of American History
  Image source: Life and Work of James G. Blaine (1893)
  Stevens, Theodore Fulton (1923-2010) — also known as Ted Stevens — of Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska; Girdwood, Anchorage, Alaska. Born in Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind., November 18, 1923. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; lawyer; U.S. Attorney for the 4th District of Alaska Territory, 1954-56; delegate to Republican National Convention from Alaska, 1964, 1972 (delegation chair); member of Alaska state house of representatives, 1965-68; U.S. Senator from Alaska, 1968-2009; defeated, 1962; appointed 1968. Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; Rotary; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Indicted in July 2008 on federal charges of failing to report gifts from VECO Corporation and its CEO; tried and convicted in October 2008; his conviction was later vacated due to prosecutorial misconduct. Killed in a plane crash, in Bristol Bay Borough, Alaska, August 9, 2010 (age 86 years, 264 days). Interment at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
  Relatives: Married 1952 to Ann Mary Cherrington (killed in plane crash, 1978); father of Ben Stevens (1953?-).
  Cross-reference: Lesil McGuire
  Mount Stevens, in Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska, is named for him.  — The Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, in Anchorage, Alaska, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Internet Movie Database profile
  Stevens, Thomas Alfred — of Cape May, Cape May County, N.J. Republican. Postmaster at Cape May, N.J., 1954-65. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, Thomas N. — of Stanton, Montcalm County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Stevens, Thomas Robert — also known as Thomas R. Stevens — Objectivist candidate for President of the United States, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Stevens, Truman S. — of Hamburg, Fremont County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1908; justice of Iowa state supreme court, 1917-34. Burial location unknown.


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