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Alexander Stewart

Alexander Stewart

Male 1785 - 1857  (72 years)

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  • Name Alexander Stewart 
    Born 15 Mar 1785  Orange, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Mar 1857  Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23402  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2013 

    Father Robert Stewart,   b. 23 Sep 1760, Orange, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1844, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 11 Jan 1783  Orange, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8179  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rebecca Clark,   b. 27 Mar 1788, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1884, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 1 Oct 1807  Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Clark Stewart,   b. 4 Oct 1808, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary Ann Stewart,   b. 4 Apr 1812, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Robert Gravenor Stewart,   b. 19 Feb 1814, Warren, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1895, Miami, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Rachel G. Stewart,   b. 11 Jul 1816, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Sarah Ruch Stewart,   b. 5 Oct 1820, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Elizabeth Rebecca Stewart,   b. 1822, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Sarah Ruth Stewart,   b. 1824, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Jemina N. Stewart,   b. 28 Nov 1825, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Martha Jane Stewart,   b. 3 Mar 1830, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F8178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907 about Robert Stewart Name: Robert Stewart Issue Date: 16 Sep 1805 Acres: 100 Meridian: No Meridian Available State: Ohio Accession Number: OH1920__.127 Metes and Bounds: Yes Land Office: Ohio Canceled: No US Reservations: No Mineral Reservations: No Authority: August 10, 1790: Scrip Warrant Act of 1790 (1 Stat. 82) Document Number: 1045

      U.S. War Bounty Land Warrants, 1789-1858 about Alexander Stewart Name: Alexander Stewart Warrant Year: 1819 Warrant Number: 18761

      1820 United States Federal Census about A Stewart Name: A Stewart Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Wayne, Warren, Ohio Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820 Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 2 Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15: 1 Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44: 1 Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 3 Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1 Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 1 Free White Persons - Under 16: 6 Free White Persons - Over 25: 2 Total Free White Persons: 8 Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 8

      U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907 about Alexander Stewart Name: Alexander Stewart Issue Date: 26 Jul 1826 Acres: 80 Meridian: Ohio River Survey State: Ohio County: Wayne Township: 17-N Range: 13-W Section: 20 Accession Number: OH0540__.042 Metes and Bounds: No Land Office: Wooster Canceled: No US Reservations: No Mineral Reservations: No Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566) Document Number: 1032

      1830 United States Federal Census about Alexander Stewart Name: Alexander Stewart Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Wayne, Warren, Ohio Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 2 Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49: 1 Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 2 Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 1 Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 2 Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49: 1 Free White Persons - Under 20: 7 Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2 Total Free White Persons: 9 Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 9

      U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907 about Alexander Stewart Name: Alexander Stewart Issue Date: 20 Aug 1838 Acres: 240 Meridian: 2nd PM State: Indiana County: Wells Township: 25-N Range: 12-E Section: 14 Accession Number: IN3550__.291 Metes and Bounds: No Land Office: Fort Wayne Canceled: No US Reservations: No Mineral Reservations: No Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566) Document Number: 19414

      U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907 about Alexander Stewart Name: Alexander Stewart Issue Date: 20 Aug 1838 Acres: 320 Meridian: 2nd PM State: Indiana County: Wells Township: 25-N Range: 12-E Section: 26 Accession Number: IN3550__.295 Metes and Bounds: No Land Office: Fort Wayne Canceled: No US Reservations: No Mineral Reservations: No Authority: April 24, 1820: Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566) Document Number: 19418

      1840 United States Federal Census about Alexander Stewart Name: Alexander Stewart Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Wayne, Warren, Ohio Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 2 Free White Persons - Males - 50 thru 59: 1 Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 2 Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1 Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1 Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49: 1 Persons Employed in Agriculture: 1 Free White Persons - Under 20: 3 Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 4 Total Free White Persons: 8 Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 8

      1850 United States Federal Census about Alexander Stewart Name: Alexander Stewart Age: 65 Birth Year: abt 1785 Birthplace: North Carolina Home in 1850: Wayne, Warren, Ohio Gender: Male Family Number: 168 Household Members: Name Age Alexander Stewart 65 Rebecca Stewart 62 Elizabeth Stewart 28 Ruth Stewart 26 Jemima Stewart 23 Martha J Stewart 21 Samuel Collett 14

      Alexander Stewart Birth: Mar. 15, 1785 Orange County North Carolina, USA Death: Mar. 15, 1857 Warren County Ohio, USA Son of Robert Stewart (Stuart) b. 23 Sep 1760 Cane Creek, Orange co., NC d. 21 Jul 1844 Warren co., Ohio, and Ann Hornaday his wife b. 12 Dec 1766 in NC d. 1 Aug 1839 Warren co., Ohio. Robert and Ann Hornaday lived between Waynesville and Oregonia and were buried on neighbors farm (Smith).

      Alexander Stewart is h/o Rebecca Clark. They had nine children, eldest son John Clark Stewart b. 4 Oct 1808 in Ohio d. 7 Feb 1823 in Ohio and another son b. abt 1810 d. abt 1830. Children of Alexander and Rebecca Clark Stewart are: Mary Ann Stewart Roseberry (wife of Abraham Roseberry) Robert Gravenor Stewart (wife Nancy Vandervort) Rachel G. Stewart b. 11 Jun 1816 d. bef 1850 Elizabeth R. Stewart Neal (wife of Timothy D Neal) Sarah Stewart Darrow (wife of William L. Darrow) Jemina N. Stewart Alexander (wife of Judge John Clark Alexander) Martha Jane Stewart Swayne (wife of Dr. Joshua Swayne) Alexander served in the War of 1812.

      Alexander Stewart, Orange co., N.C., went about 1803- perhaps a yr or so later- to Waynesville, Warren co., Ohio, and his father and family followed a little later. There he married Rebecca Clark, born in S.C. daughter of John Clark, an ardent Quaker of Newberry dist., and Mary Campbell. John Clark died in 1796 and his widow Mary Campbell Clark and her sons and dau. Rebecca, moved to Ohio in 1804 or 1805. Alexander resumed the spelling Stewart and joined the Baptist church, and his parents, although not members, attended the same church. He acquired 417 acres of land about 1 1/2 miles from Freeport (Orgonia) and 4 miles from Waynesville, in the bottomland of the Little Miami river. On his land were a Free-will Baptist church, which he largely supported, a school house, and a cemetery.

      He was buried on his farm; later his body was removed to a cemetery at Xenia. Family links: Spouse: Rebecca Clark Stewart (1788 - 1884) Children: Mary Ann Stewart Roseberry (1812 - 1872)* Robert Gravenor Stewart (1814 - 1895)* Rachel G Stewart (1816 - 1840)* Elizabeth Rebecca Stewart Neal (1818 - 1907)* Sarah Ruth Stewart Darrow (1820 - 1908)* Jemina Stewart Alexander (1825 - 1851)* Jemina N. Stewart Alexander (1825 - 1851)* Martha Jane Stewart Swayne (1830 - 1880)* *Calculated relationship Burial: Woodland Cemetery Xenia Greene County Ohio, USA Plot: Section F Created by: Pat Shaw Record added: Dec 11, 2004 Find A Grave Memorial# 10069623