Algernon Francis STEVENS1

(1869 - 1922)
Father*Charles Cecil STEVENS KCSI1 b. 1840, d. 1909
Mother*Mary Anne Caroline TURNER1 b. 1841, d. 1933
Algernon Francis STEVENS (1869-1922) on his wedding day, 1899
Algernon Francis STEVENS was born on 30 August 1869 in Shahabad, Bengal,2,1 and was baptised on 29 November 1869 in Shahabad.1
The siblings Algernon, Nina, Arthur and Henry were listed in the 1881 census at Broomhills in Honiton, Devon, with their mother Mary Anne Caroline TURNER.2

He married Evelyn Alice CARTER in Coonoor, Madras, on 26 January 1899.3
Wedding of Algernon F STEVENS and Evelyn A CARTER, Madras, 1899


He was a Captain in the Indian Medical Service c1899-1904.4,5

Algernon died on 20 August 1922 in Caya at age 52 of cholera.6
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/130, folio 7, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  2. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 19 RG11-2132 Folio 107 p9 GSU roll 1341514.
  3. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/2/85, folio 103, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Madras 1698-1948.
  4. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/297, folio 26, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  5. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/316, folio 2, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  6. [S6] Newspaper - Times of London, Friday, Aug 25, 1922; pg. 1; Issue 43119; col A.
  7. [S189] International Genealogical Index (IGI), India Deaths and Burials collection, Batch number B75066-2, Record group India-EASy, Film number 527491, Reference number 527-491.

Algernon Sidney STEVENS1

(1855 - 1876)
Father*Charles Green STEVENS1 b. 1810
Mother*Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD1 b. 1817, d. 1908
Algernon Sidney STEVENS was born in 1855 in Birmingham, Warwickshire.1,2,3
The siblings Fanny and Algernon were listed in the 1861 census at 19 Chesterhouse St (a lodging house) in St Sepulchre, London, Middlesex, with their father Charles Green STEVENS.2
He was listed as the brother of Fanny Maria STEVENS in the 1871 Census at 19 Church St, St Mary's in Warwick, Warwickshire, and was an Oxford under-graduate.3

Algernon died on 30 December 1876 in Weston-super-Mare, Axbridge, Somerset, of tuberculosis.4,1
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  2. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, ED 5 RG9-188 Folio 21 p46 GSU roll 542588.
  3. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 4 RG10-3199 Folio 51 p23; GSU roll 839256.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Axbridge, Vol 5c p423, 1Q1877.

Alice Mabel STEVENS1

(1881 - 1951)
Father*Joseph Nisbet STEVENS1 b. c 1848, d. 1923
Mother*Emily Louisa TINDAL1 b. 1848, d. 1882
Alica Mabel SCOTT (nee STEVENS)(1881-1951) in 1903
Alice's birth was registered in 1881 in St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria.1

Alice's marriage to Harold Stuart SCOTT was registered in 1905 in St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria.2

She was named as a beneficiary of the will of Joseph Nisbet STEVENS, her father, dated 2 September 1920 at 11 Erica Ave in East Malvern, Melbourne, Victoria; she was to inherit £150 from his life insurance and the residue of the estate shared equally with her mother and siblings. However, in a codicil dated 14 Aug 1922, the estate residue was directed solely in favour of her mother.3

Alice died in 1951 in Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales.4

Family

Harold Stuart SCOTT (1876 - 1955)
Children
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S502] Index - Victoria BDMs online, at https://online.justice.vic.gov.au/bdm/indexsearch.doj, Birth Reg. No. 19776/1881.
  2. [S502] Index - Victoria BDMs online, at https://online.justice.vic.gov.au/bdm/indexsearch.doj, Marriage Reg. No. 4462/1905.
  3. [S1007] Will - Joseph Nisbet Stevens.
  4. [S284] Index - New South Wales BDMs online, at http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au, Death Reg. No. 20662/1951.
  5. [S502] Index - Victoria BDMs online, at https://online.justice.vic.gov.au/bdm/indexsearch.doj, Birth Reg. No. 20123/1906.
  6. [S753] Australian BDM Indexes 1788-1950, at http://www.ancestry.com/, Victorian births, Reg. No. 7632.

Alice Mary STEVENS1,2

(1859 - )
Father*Charles Green STEVENS1,2 b. 1810
Mother*Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD1,2 b. 1817, d. 1908
Alice's birth was registered between January 1859 and March 1859 in Kings Norton, Birmingham, Warwickshire.1,3,2
She was listed as the sister of Fanny Maria STEVENS in the 1871 Census at 19 Church St, St Mary's in Warwick, Warwickshire.3
The siblings Fanny, Emily, Alice and Hannah were listed in the 1881 census at Marwood House in Honiton, Devon, with their mother Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD.4
The siblings Fanny, Emily and Alice were listed in the 1891 census at Marwood House in Honiton, Devon, with their mother Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD. All three girls, like their mother, were living on their own means.5

Emily Selina STEVENS, Alice Mary STEVENS and Ethel Dorothy STEVENS were appointed executors of Fanny Maria STEVENS's estate on 14 December 1927.6
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  2. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Kings Norton, Vol 6c, p441, 1Q1859, mother's maiden name BLOOMFIELD.
  3. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 4 RG10-3199 Folio 51 p23; GSU roll 839256.
  4. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 14 RG11-2132 Folio 32 p30 GSU roll 1341514.
  5. [S178] Census - 5 Apr 1891, UK census, ED 13 RG12-1670 Folio 122 p28 GSU roll 6096780.
  6. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate registered in Exeter to Emily Selina Stevens and Alice Mary Stevens, spinsters and Ethel Dorothy Hodgson-Smith.

Arthur Cornish Jeremie STEVENS CBE, DSO1

(1875 - 1962)
Father*Charles Cecil STEVENS KCSI1 b. 1840, d. 1909
Mother*Mary Anne Caroline TURNER1 b. 1841, d. 1933
Arthur Cornish Jeremie STEVENS CBE, DSO was born in Kishnagur, Bengal, on 1 March 1875.2,1,3 and was baptised on 4 April 1875 in Kishnagur.1
The siblings Algernon, Nina, Arthur and Henry were listed in the 1881 census at Broomhills in Honiton, Devon, with their mother Mary Anne Caroline TURNER.2

He married Annie Elizabeth MORISON in Lamphey, Pembrokeshire, on 16 April 1907.4,5

He was listed in the 1939 Register at 'Glen Y Mor', Marine Parade in Gosport, Hampshire, with Annie Elizabeth MORISON; he was a retired Colonel of the Royal Engineers and volunteer warden. Patience V D STEVENS was listed as living at the same address.3

Arthur died on 5 January 1962 in Gosport, Hampshire, at age 86.6,7

His will was probated in London on 13 April 1962 with Annie Elizabeth MORISON appointed administrator along with the Public Trustee and William Barton KIRBY (barrister), with his effects valued at £10123/13/-.6

Family

Annie Elizabeth MORISON (1880 - 1962)
Child
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/152, folio 33 & 94, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal; note the folio 94 entry is incomplete and erroneous.
  2. [S116] Census - 3 Apr 1881, UK Census, ED 19 RG11-2132 Folio 107 p9 GSU roll 1341514.
  3. [S1044] Census - 29 Sep 1939, UK Register, RG101/2341D/012/23, Letter Code EDNA, Schedule 182.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Pembroke, Vol 11a, p1131, 2Q1907.
  5. [S530] Find My Past website, at https://www.findmypast.com, Welsh Archive Services / Gwasanaethau Archifau Cymru, Pembrokeshire Marriages And Banns.
  6. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate registered in London to The Public Trustee, Annie Elizabeth Stevens (widow) and William Barton Kirby (barrister-at-law).
  7. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Gosport, Vol 6b, p437, 1Q1962, aged 86.
  8. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: GRO Army Birth Indices (1881 to 1965), p714.

Cecil James Duff STEVENS1,2

(1893 - 1974)
Father*Cecil Robert STEVENS MD, FRCS1,2 b. 1867, d. 1919
Mother*Catherine DUFF1,2 b. 1866, d. 1927
Cecil James Duff STEVENS was born on 8 September 1893 at Westbourne House, 438 Union St in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire.1,2,3

He emigrated to the USA on 18 March 1922, travelling on the Celtic from Liverpool to New York, giving his occupation as 'Secretary.4'

Cecil married Katherine Irene RICHARDS between 1923 and 1927.

Cecil and his wife Katherine arrived in Plymouth on the 3 November 1932 from New York on the Manhattan, and returned on the Majestic, arriving back in New York on the 6 Dec 1932. They were both using the surname 'DUFF-STEVENS' and he gave his occupation as salesman.5,4 He was naturalised on 9 November 1939 at Chicago, Illinois.3

Cecil died on 8 August 1974 in Sarasota, Florida, at age 80.6

Family

Katherine Irene RICHARDS (1892 - 1980)
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S6] Newspaper - Times of London, Monday, Sep 11, 1893; pg. 1; Issue 34053; col A.
  2. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Aberdeen (Old Machar), Statutory Births, GRO 168/02 1417.
  3. [S965] National Archives - National Archives, USA, Index to Naturalization Petitions for the US District and Circuit Courts, Northern District of Illinois and Immigration and Naturalization Service District 9, 1840-1950 (M1285); Microfilm Serial: M1285; Microfilm Roll: 153.
  4. [S729] Passengers leaving UK, 1890-1960, at http://www.findmypast.co.uk
  5. [S720] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk
  6. [S247] Government Publication - US SSDI, SSN 320-01-3393 issued in Illinois before 1951.

Cecil Robert STEVENS MD, FRCS1

(1867 - 1919)
Father*Charles Cecil STEVENS KCSI1 b. 1840, d. 1909
Mother*Mary Anne Caroline TURNER1 b. 1841, d. 1933
Cecil Robert STEVENS MD, FRCS was born on 14 March 1867 in Arrah, Bengal,1 and was baptised on 24 April 1867 at St Saviour's Church in Arrah.1

He became Professor of Anatomy at Calcutta University College.2

He married Catherine DUFF at St Mary Abbots in Kensington, London, Middlesex, on 13 October 1892.3,4

He rose to be Lieutenant-Colonel in the Indian Medical Service (A Force, No. 8A Gen. Hospital) and served in the Chitral (1895) and Tirah (1897-8) campaigns.5

Cecil died on 18 November 1919 at Lyncourt in Paignton, Devon, at age 52.6 He was buried at the Paignton Cemetery in Paignton.7

Family

Catherine DUFF (1866 - 1927)
Children
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/120, folio 7, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  2. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  3. [S612] GRO Scotland, birth/bapt record, District of Aberdeen (Old Machar), Statutory Births, GRO 168/02 1417.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Kensington, Vol 1a, p167, 4Q1892.
  5. [S196] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, at http://www.cwgc.org
  6. [S6] Newspaper - Times of London, Friday, Nov 21, 1919; pg. 1; Issue 42263; col A.
  7. [S196] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, at http://www.cwgc.org, Grave no. 1857.
  8. [S6] Newspaper - Times of London, Monday, Sep 11, 1893; pg. 1; Issue 34053; col A.
  9. [S487] English and European Peerages, at http://www.thepeerage.com/index.htm
  10. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Isle of Wight, Vol 2b, p622 copy A, 2Q1906, mother's maiden name DUFF. This registration does not include the name 'Mignonette.'

Charles Cecil STEVENS1

(1838 - 1839)
Father*Charles Green STEVENS1 b. 1810
Mother*Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD2 b. 1817, d. 1908
Charles Cecil STEVENS was born at sea on 31 August 1838.1 He was baptised in Tahiti on 17 March 1839.1

Charles died on 19 August 1839 in Tahiti.1
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  2. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.

Charles Cecil STEVENS KCSI1

(1840 - 1909)
Father*Charles Green STEVENS1 b. 1810
Mother*Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD1 b. 1817, d. 1908
Charles Cecil STEVENS KCSI was born on 5 July 1840 in Tahiti.1,2

Fanny, Hannah, Charles, John and Joseph arrived in Liverpool on 2 April 1853 on the Great Britain, the ship having left Sydney on the 20 Dec 1852 with their parents Charles Green STEVENS and Deborah Hannah BLOMFIELD.3

He went to school in England at the Birmingham & Edgbaston Proprietory School, but moved to Australia and matriculated at the new University of Melbourne in February 1856 (the 17th person to matriculate in the colony of Victoria), was awarded a Mathematics Exhibition and went back to UK where he took his degree at London University with honours in Classics and Mathematics in 1860. Then in 1860 he sat and passed the open competition for the Indian Civil Service, taking third place. He had a distinguished career in India over the next 39 years, in many posts including Chief Secretary to the Bengal Government, and finally Lieut-Governor of Bengal in 1897-8. Retired 1898, and was knighted (appointed Knight Commander of the Most Exalted Order of the Star of India in 1905).1

He received a degree in May 1860 at London, Middlesex.4
He was listed in the 1861 census at 17 Lloyd Sq, St Sepulchre in London, Middlesex, and proudly announced he was a 'BA, selected for I.C. Service.5' He received a degree in August 1861 at England , being awarded 8th place in the Civil Service of India examinations.6

He married Mary Anne Caroline TURNER at St Paul's Cathedral in Calcutta, Bengal, on 16 December 1862.7,8

In 1865, he was Asst Magistrate in the Bengal Civil Service.9 Charles was awarded the Knight Commander of the Star of India (KCSI) in Jan 1895.10

He was listed in the 1901 census as Head of Family at 32 Harcourt Tce in Kensington, London, Middlesex; he was a retired civil servant. His daughter Nina was listed as living with him.11

He signed the register at Arthur Cornish Jeremie STEVENS CBE, DSO and Annie Elizabeth MORISON's wedding in Lamphey, Pembrokeshire, on 16 April 1907.12,13

Charles died on 27 March 1909 at 32 Harcourt Tce in Kensington, London, Middlesex, at age 68.14
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  2. [S530] Find My Past website, at https://www.findmypast.com, see 'Civil Service evidence of age' database, original reference ICS 1860-090.
  3. [S515] Newspaper - Liverpool Mercury, issue of 5 Apr 1853, no.2490, 'Arrival of the Gt Britain.'
  4. [S6] Newspaper - Times of London, Thursday, May 10, 1860; pg. 12; Issue 23616; col B.
  5. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, ED 2 RG9-188 Folio 21 p46 GSU roll 542588.
  6. [S6] Newspaper - Times of London, Saturday, Aug 24, 1861; pg. 11; Issue 24020; col B.
  7. [S485] Families in British India (FIBIS), at http://www.fibis.org, Bengal marriage indexes, Vol 102, Folio 616.
  8. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/102, folio 616, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal 1713-1948.
  9. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/114, folio 333, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  10. [S501] Newspaper - The Guardian, Jan 1, 1895; Page: 5.
  11. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 17 RG13-36 Folio 127 p9.
  12. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Pembroke, Vol 11a, p1131, 2Q1907.
  13. [S530] Find My Past website, at https://www.findmypast.com, Welsh Archive Services / Gwasanaethau Archifau Cymru, Pembrokeshire Marriages And Banns.
  14. [S6] Newspaper - Times of London, Monday, Mar 29, 1909; pg. 13; Issue 38919; col C. Also reported in The Observer 28 Mar 1909 p11, which claimed he 'had an altercation with a cabman at his house yesterday and suddenly fell down and expired.'
  15. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/120, folio 7, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  16. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/130, folio 7, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  17. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Clifton, Vol 6a, p55, 4Q1872, , mother's maiden name TURNER.
  18. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/152, folio 33 & 94, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal; note the folio 94 entry is incomplete and erroneous.
  19. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/157, folio 31, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.

Charles Francis Linnaeus STEVENS1

(1892 - 1968)
Father*Charles Richard STEVENS1 b. 1865, d. 1900
Mother*Emma Polglase JAMES1 b. c 1868, d. 1958
Charles Francis Linnaeus STEVENS was born on 26 January 1892 in Darjeeling, Bengal,1 and was baptised on 6 March 1892 at St Andrews in Darjeeling.1
He was listed in the 1901 census, boarding at Dane Court School in Poole, Dorset.2
He was listed in the 1911 census at Royal Military Academy Sergeants and Servants Quarters and Warrant Officer's House, Red Lion Lane, Royal Military Academy in Woolwich, London, Middlesex, where he was a Gentleman Cadet in the Royal Artillery.3

He was on active military duty as follows: commissioned 06.09.1911; attd 2/RWK (IUL); Indian Army 02.12.1912 (10th Duke of Cambridge's Own Lancers [Hodson's Horse]); France & Belgium 01.01.1915-??.03.1918; ADC 30.11.1915-30.05.1916; MC (London Gazette 25.08.1917); Egypt & Palestine ??.03.1918-11.11.1918; attd 9th Hodson's Horse from 1916; NW Frontier Campaign 1930; DAAG 01.01.1934-30.11.1936; Lt Col, Indian Cavalry Training Centre 01.03.1940.
His MC citation reads: Capt. Charles Francis Linnaeus Stevens, Indian Cavalry. For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in successfully commanding and leading his squadron in a raid on enemy trenches. The task was thoroughly carried out and every one of the enemy accounted for.4

He married Geraldine Nora BARTON at St Jude in Kensington, London, Middlesex, on 3 January 1918. He described himself as a Captain in the 10th Lancers.5,6

In 1930 Charles petitioned Geraldine Nora BARTON for divorce, citing Charles WINTER as co-respondent.7

Charles's marriage to Evelyn Pamela STEVENS, daughter of Algernon Francis STEVENS and Evelyn Alice CARTER, was registered between July 1932 and September 1932 in Kensington, London, Middlesex.8

Charles's marriage to Evelyn Lilian Julia Emma CUDDINGTON was registered between January 1949 and March 1949 in Plympton, Devon.9

Charles died on 3 November 1968 in Bembridge, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, at age 76.10,11

His will was probated in Winchester, Hampshire, on 11 December 1968 with his estate valued at £637.10

Family 1

Geraldine Nora BARTON (1894 - 1979)

Family 2

Evelyn Pamela STEVENS (1904 - 1979)
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy (#1)
Stephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy (#2)

Citations

  1. [S938] National Archives - British India Office Records, Archive Ref: N/1/219, folio 77, Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal.
  2. [S430] Census - 31 Mar 1901, UK census, ED 12 RG13-1980 Folio 144 p28.
  3. [S687] Census - 2 Apr 1911, UK census, RG14PN2881 RD30 SD2 ED31 SN1.
  4. [S482] Email - R Macdonald, email and other correspondence to D Ferguson, 12 Dec 2006 onwards.
  5. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Kensington, Vol 1a, p379.
  6. [S581] London Metropolitan Archives, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, Saint Jude, South Kensington, Register of marriages, P84/JUD, Item 007.
  7. [S541] National Archives of Britain, at http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk, Court for Divorce and Matrimonial Causes, Divorce Court File 5307, 1930, Ref: J77/2751/5307.
  8. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Kensington, Vol 1a, p447, 3Q1932.
  9. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Plympton, Vol 7a, p1261, 1Q1949.
  10. [S677] Index - England High Court of Justice, England & Wales National Probate Calendar, probate registered in Winchester.
  11. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Isle of Wight, Vol 6b, p962, 4Q1968, aged 76.