William Rufus Stevenson

Male 1849 - 1926  (77 years)
Person ID: I1179   |  Last Modified: 27 Jul 2021
   Has 16 ancestors and 3 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name William Rufus Stevenson  [1
    Notes 

    • He was educated for ministry by Donald Crawford who organized educational courses in his home at New Glasgow for this purpose. He later attended Bethany College, Bethany, West Virginia, USA. He succeeded Dr. John Knox as minister of the Moontague Church of Christ, Montague, PEI in 1876. He moved to St. Thomas, ON on account of his wife's health and later served churches in Charlottetown, PEI; St. John, NB; Mankato, MN; Syracuse, NY; Troy, NY and the Central Church of Christ, St. Clarens Ave. Toronto, ON. and Grand Valley, ON. He preached his last sermon at Montague in July 1926 after forty-seven years of service. (Butchart, DCC, p.292)

      He was a minister of the Church of Christ (Disciples) having preached his first sermon when 20 and continuing until he was 85.
      [Mary Stevenson Murray]
    Relationshipwith Dalton Paul Hallett
    Born 7 Nov 1849  Rustico, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Nov 1926  [1
    Siblings
    1. William Rufus Stevenson (ID:I1179) (current person)
              b. 7 Nov 1849, Rustico, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 Nov 1926  (Age 77 years)
    2. John A. Stevenson (ID:I1180)
              b. 17 Feb 1853, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 9 Jun 1872  (Age 19 years)
    3. Margaret Stevenson (ID:I1181)
              b. 1854, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 22 Sep 1872  (Age 18 years)
  • Parents

    Family ID: F781 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father Ancestors Robert Stevenson (ID:I209)
              b. 28 Jun 1821, New Glasgow, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 7 Dec 1903, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Adelaide Craswell (ID:I1178)
              b. 3 Mar 1831, South Rustico, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 11 Mar 1911, New Glasgow, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 17 Jan 1849  Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
  • Family

    Family ID: F1040 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  |  Last Modified:   
    Wife Mary Crawford (ID:I1837)
              b. 19 Sep 1858
              d. 10 Feb 1933  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1881  [1
    Children 
    1. Gertrude Stevenson (ID:I1838)
              b. 1881
    2. Ruth Stevenson (ID:I1839)
              b. 19 Apr 1892
    3. Claude Stevenson (ID:I1840)
              b. 10 Nov 1896
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