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Thomas Jefferson Stepro

Thomas Jefferson Stepro

Male 1800 - 1900  (99 years)

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  • Name Thomas Jefferson Stepro 
    Born 20 Nov 1800  Marion, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 May 1900  Harrison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2227  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 1 May 2018 

    Father Peter Stepro,   b. Abt 1782, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1835, Mauckport, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Family ID F1314  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Margaret Jones,   b. Abt 1810,   d. 1837, Harrison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years) 
    Married 23 Apr 1834  Harrison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Stepro,   b. Oct 1836, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1914, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 18 May 2022 
    Family ID F1319  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Susan Overton,   b. 1821, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1894, Harrison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 30 Sep 1837  Harrison, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Jane Stepro,   b. 23 Apr 1846,   d. 20 Dec 1917  (Age 71 years)
     2. James Harvey Stepro,   b. 28 Feb 1847, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1932  (Age 85 years)
     3. Stephen Cooper Stepro,   b. 15 Feb 1855, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1927, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Harrison Stepro,   b. 1856, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 18 May 2022 
    Family ID F1320  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
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  • Notes 
    • NAME: Jefferson Stepro SPOUSE: Susan Overton MARRIAGE DATE: 21 Sep 1837 MARRIAGE COUNTY: Harrison Save Cancel Source Information Dodd, Jordan. Indiana Marriages to 1850 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1997.

      NAME: Jefferson Steeper [Jefferson Steepro] HOME IN 1840 (CITY, COUNTY, STATE): Heath, Harrison, Indiana FREE WHITE PERSONS - MALES - 20 THRU 29: 1 FREE WHITE PERSONS - FEMALES - 20 THRU 29: 1 PERSONS EMPLOYED IN AGRICULTURE: 1 NO. WHITE PERSONS OVER 20 WHO CANNOT READ AND WRITE: 2 FREE WHITE PERSONS - 20 THRU 49: 2 TOTAL FREE WHITE PERSONS: 2 TOTAL ALL PERSONS - FREE WHITE, FREE COLORED, SLAVES: 2 Save Ignore Source Citation Year: 1840; Census Place: Heath, Harrison, Indiana; Roll: 82; Page: 268; Image: 541; Family History Library Film: 0007725

      NAME: Jefferson Steepro [Jefferson Stepro/Steepro] AGE: 45 BIRTH YEAR: abt 1805 BIRTHPLACE: Kentucky HOME IN 1850: District 45, Harrison, Indiana RACE: White GENDER: Male FAMILY NUMBER: 821 HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS: NAME AGE Jefferson Steepro 45 Susan Steepro 28 John Steepro 8 Mary I Steepro 4 Harry Steepro 1 Save Ignore Source Citation Year: 1850; Census Place: District 45, Harrison, Indiana; Roll: M432_149; Page: 439A; Image: 562

      NAME: Jefferson Stepro AGE IN 1860: 55 BIRTH YEAR: abt 1805 BIRTHPLACE: Kentucky HOME IN 1860: Heth, Harrison, Indiana GENDER: Male POST OFFICE: Mauckport VALUE OF REAL ESTATE: View image HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS: NAME AGE Jefferson Stepro 55 Susannah Stepro 38 John Stepro 17 Mary J Stepro 14 Harry Stepro 11 Elizabeth Stepro 8 Stephen Stepro 6 Harrison Stepro 4 Charles Stepro 1 John Curly 18 Save Ignore Source Citation Year: 1860; Census Place: Heth, Harrison, Indiana; Roll: M653_264; Page: 101; Image: 105; Family History Library Film: 803264

      NAME: Jeffison Stepro AGE IN 1870: 65 BIRTH YEAR: abt 1805 BIRTHPLACE: Kentucky HOME IN 1870: Heth, Harrison, Indiana RACE: White GENDER: Male POST OFFICE: Mauckport VALUE OF REAL ESTATE: View image HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS: NAME AGE Jeffison Stepro 65 Susan Stepro 49 Elizabeth Stepro 18 Stephen Stepro 16 Harrison Stepro 14 William Stepro 9 Save Ignore Source Citation Year: 1870; Census Place: Heth, Harrison, Indiana; Roll: M593_321; Page: 114B; Image: 232; Family History Library Film: 545820

      NAME: Jefferson Steepro AGE: 76 BIRTH YEAR: abt 1804 BIRTHPLACE: Kentucky HOME IN 1880: Heth, Harrison, Indiana RACE: White GENDER: Male RELATION TO HEAD OF HOUSE: Self (Head) MARITAL STATUS: Married SPOUSE'S NAME: Susan Steepro FATHER'S BIRTHPLACE: Kentucky MOTHER'S BIRTHPLACE: Kentucky NEIGHBORS: View others on page OCCUPATION: Farmer CANNOT READ/WRITE: BLIND: DEAF AND DUMB: OTHERWISE DISABLED: IDIOTIC OR INSANE: View image HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS: NAME AGE Jefferson Steepro 76 Susan Steepro 61 Save Ignore Source Citation Year: 1880; Census Place: Heth, Harrison, Indiana; Roll: 283; Family History Film: 1254283; Page: 287C; Enumeration District: 096; Image: 0115

      Description: Birth date is 20 November 1800 born in Lebanon, Marion County, Kentucky. Died 15 May 1900 in Central, Harrison County, Indiana. Buried in Central Cemetery, in Harrison County, Indiana.

      OBITUARY THE REPUBLICAN CORYDON, HARRISON COUNTY, INDIANA THURSDAY, MAY 17, 1900 Page 1 Col 3 DEATH OF JEFFERSON STEPRO

      "Uncle" Jefferson Stepro, died in Heath Township last Monday in his 99th year. He was born in Lebanon, Ky., in 1800 and removed to Indiana in 1806 and resided in Heth and Boone Townships, this county, ever since. He was born on Christmas day and had he lived until next Christmas could have reached the century mark. His hearing, eyesight and memory were good, and a few months before his death was able to do chores about the premises. He was a remarkably well preserved man and he attributed his longevity to abstemious habits. The funeral took place yesterday and the remains were interred at Bethel church burying ground. Father of daughter Sarah with first wife Sarah Margaret Jones. His daughter Sarah was raised by Jefferson's stepmother Catherine Schuck.